How to understand age analysis of charge accounts
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Published by Household finance corporation, Dept. of research in Chicago .
Written in English



  • United States.


  • Credit -- United States.,
  • Collecting of accounts.

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Other titlesAge analysis of charge accounts.
Statementby Dr. Clyde William Phelps.
ContributionsHousehold Finance Corporation.
LC ClassificationsHF5556 .P465
The Physical Object
Pagination50 p.
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6386781M
LC Control Number39012455

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