ACE Cash Express reported net income for the latest quarter was up 36%. Fee revenue increases continue to drive company growth. Check-cashing fees led fiscal 1999 second quarter growth with fees of $18.1 million, up $2.3 million from fees of $15.8 million in the second quarter of fiscal 1998. Bill payment services realized the largest percentage growth, increasing 149% to $2.1 million during the fiscal 1999 second quarter from $0.9 million during the fiscal 1998 second quarter. In addition, loan fee revenue grew 54% during the fiscal 1999 second quarter to $3.6 million from $2.4 million during the second quarter of the previous year. For the full 4Q/98 earnings report for Ace Cash Express visit CardData ([www.carddata.com]).