Discover Financial Services
- Employees in region:
- Financial Services & Insurance
- HQ location:
- Riverwoods, IL
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Discover Financial Services (NYSE: DFS) is a direct banking and payment services company with one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. Since its inception in 1986, the company has become one of the largest card issuers in the United States. The company operates the Discover card, America's cash rewards pioneer, and offers home loans, private student loans, personal loans, checking and savings accounts, certificates of deposit and money market accounts through its direct banking business. Its payment businesses consist 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.
Discover Bank has maintained a State of Delaware Banking Charter since the Discover Card’s launch in 1985. The Bank continues to operate the company’s lone retail bank branch in Greenwood, DE that was established in 1911. The Bank has grown to become the largest Delaware State Chartered Bank with over $80 billion in total assets. In Delaware, the company employs approximately 1,200 people in a diverse group of departments including customer service, loan underwriting, accounting, and retail branch banking.
“Discover is a great place to work.”
“I am empowered and respected and valued by all levels of personnel, especially management. ”
“It provides me with a good work/life balance. ”
“Great people living by strong values.”
“Discover is committed to its employees' career growth.”