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An company has an AC unit that it sells for $1,000. A young woman can't afford to pay cash but is put on a credit plan to pay $1000 for the unit and $500 of additional financing fees. Does her poor...

An company has an AC unit that it sells for $1,000. A young woman can't afford to pay cash but is put on a credit plan to pay $1000 for the unit and $500 of additional financing fees. Does her poor credit make a difference as to if this is ethical?

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I would argue that this is not unethical and I would say that the young woman’s poor credit (which is not mentioned in the question) helps to make it more ethical.  To be clear, I am assuming that the woman lacks the cash to pay (this is clearly stated) and that the financing fee is high because she has bad credit (this is implied, but not stated clearly).

The woman’s credit is important here because it has very much to do with the amount of risk...

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