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Credit Cards to Help You Save Money on Gas

Credit Cards to Help You Save Money on Gas

Credit Cards to Help You Save Money on Gas

Gas prices are getting ridiculously high, aren’t they? Here are a few credit cards that offer a little price relief in the form of cash rebates. BankAmericard Power Rewards Visa Signature Card You earn triple points on gas, drug stores and groceries for the first six months after opening your account. Spend at least $100 within… Read More

Lower Swipe Fees May Have Severe Consequences for Consumers

Lower Swipe Fees May Have Severe Consequences for Consumers

Lower Swipe Fees May Have Severe Consequences for Consumers

Some of the largest banks and lenders in the U.S. have already begun altering the programs they offer to customers in preparation for the possible implementation of a rule to cut the amount they can charge for swipe fees, according to a report from CNN Money. For example, many have axed debit rewards cards, boosted… Read More

Coffee, Tea or Credit?

Coffee, Tea or Credit?

Coffee, Tea or Credit?

A few days ago I was on a Delta flight heading back to Atlanta from New York City. The flight attendants had just served the snacks. I opted for the biscotti-like cookies because I simply can’t say no to those things. So I’m relaxed, eating cookies and reading my Kindle when I hear this announcement: “We’ll be… Read More

Mobile Phone Companies Won’t Start Rival Payment Network

Mobile Phone Companies Won’t Start Rival Payment Network

Mobile Phone Companies Won’t Start Rival Payment Network

Plans for Isis, the proposed payment network from the mobile phone service juggernauts AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon Wireless, will no longer include the development of a way to process transactions, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. In particular, the companies have had difficulties keeping up technologically when it comes to a standard… Read More

Retailers and Banks Still Bickering Over Interchange Fees

Retailers and Banks Still Bickering Over Interchange Fees

Retailers and Banks Still Bickering Over Interchange Fees

Most recently, a group of business owners held a forum on the proposed interchange fee restrictions that would greatly limit what they believe are exorbitant charges, according to a report from the New Orleans Times-Picayune. However, officials at banks large and small say the proposed changes would have a massive, detrimental effect on community institutions… Read More

Top 5 Store Credit Cards

Top 5 Store Credit Cards

Top 5 Store Credit Cards

In general, I’m not a huge advocate for store credit cards. They tend to carry higher than average interest rates and low credit limits. Run wild with these cards and your credit score will likely take a nosedive. Of course, not all store credit cards are created equal. Some, when used responsibly, offer considerable benefits. If… Read More

Visa Accord May Increase Ubiquity for Mobile Payment Startup

Visa Accord May Increase Ubiquity for Mobile Payment Startup

Visa Accord May Increase Ubiquity for Mobile Payment Startup

Square, the tech startup founded by a former Twitter executive, recently received a small investment from Visa – worth just a few million dollars – that will likely lend it significant cachet as it looks to expand its presence in the mobile payment market, according to a report from the Los Angeles Times. The deal… Read More

4 Reasons Credit Cards Won’t Become Extinct

4 Reasons Credit Cards Won’t Become Extinct

4 Reasons Credit Cards Won’t Become Extinct

No doubt you’ve read the numerous articles over the past several months about the pending demise of credit cards. Not the concept of paying with credit, but the little slivers of plastic in your wallet. I think this proclamation is a little hasty. Yes, I do think that smartphones will be an alternative to whipping out… Read More

Roundup: Credit Cards with Really Low APRs

Roundup: Credit Cards with Really Low APRs

Roundup: Credit Cards with Really Low APRs

There are several credit cards on the market that offer zero percent intro APRs for a time period. But if you’re planning to stay with a card for the long haul, eventually you’re going to end up with the go-to rate, also called the regular purchase APR. Right now, there are some credit cards that… Read More

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