In the 1950s, the station wagon became a staple of America's new suburban landscape and a ubiquit
Grade Range: 5-12
Resource Type(s): Artifacts, Primary Sources
Date Posted: 6/10/2009
Diner's Club was one of the earliest issuers of credit cards beginning in 1950. The convenience and security they came to represent transformed payment methods and later blossomed into one of the primary mechanisms for purchasing goods and services for customers. They also became a device for tracking spending patterns for consumers interested in managing their personal finances.