Amy Martin is a student who plans to attend approximately four professional events a year at her college. Each event necessitates a financial outlay of $100 to $200 for a new suit and accessories. After incurring a major hit to her savings for the first event, Amy developed a different approach. She buys a suit on credit the week before the event, wears it to the event, and returns it to the store the next week for a full refund on her charge card.
Address the following in your response:
- Comment on the ethics exhibited by Amy and possible consequences of her actions.
- How does the merchandising company account for the suits that Amy returns?