Discover Financial Services
- Employees in region:
- Financial Services & Insurance
- HQ location:
- Riverwoods, IL
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Discover Financial Services is a direct banking and payment services company headquartered in Riverwoods, Ill. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States and ranks #294 on the 2013 Fortune 500. The company issues the Discover card, America's cash rewards pioneer, and offers home loans, private student loans, personal loans, home equity loans, checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit and money market accounts through its direct banking business, which has grown from $3 billion in direct-to-consumer deposits in 2007 to $27.9 billion in 2012.
The company's payment services segment consists of Discover Network, with millions of merchant and cash access locations; PULSE, one of the nation's leading ATM/debit networks; and Diners Club International, a global payments network with acceptance in more than 185 countries and territories.Discover has operation centers in Arizona, Delaware, Ohio, Texas, Kentucky, California and Utah.
“Cross-functional opportunities, work culture and people.”
“I always have opportunity to be creative and innovative, and Discover's growth in the financial industry is giving great opportunity/projects to work on.”
“I feel appreciated, supported, and I am given work that is challenging and rewarding.”
“I feel like Discover cares about its employees and values my opinion.”
“It is a very relaxed atmosphere and the people are very friendly.”