Credit Cards

Banks Piggyback On Student Id Cards For A Fee

This story was originally published in VOA’s Learning English. Many college and universities are adding banking functions, like that of a debit or credit card, to student identification cards and charging students fees and interest for the...
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New York Subway Riders Will Be Able To Tap And Pay The Fare Starting May 31

New York City will let riders “tap and pay” with a “contactless” credit card from Mastercard and Visa, and certain mobile devices to ride the subway.        
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Oh Good, Here’s Another Reason To Hate Credit Cards

It has nothing to do with debt. Credit cards are the worst. They disconnect users from their money, making it too easy to spend and too simple to rack up debt and potentially ruin your credit score, making it harder to buy other things. Plus, they...

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Visa And Mastercard Are Looking To Public Transit In Their Quest For World Domination

The world’s credit card providers want people to be using contactless payment systems—and they’re hoping public transportation can help kickstart that switch. Over 150 cities in the world now have public transit systems where customers...
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Credit And Debit Cards Have More Germs Than Cash And Train Station Urinals, Study Says

A new study says credit and debit cards are among the dirtiest common items out there – even more dirty than cash and train station urinals.        

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Is Loan Protection Insurance Worth The Cost?

When signing on for a loan, whether it’s a mortgage for a new home or a personal loan to consolidate credit card balances, you’re often offered insurance that promises to make the debt payments should anything happen to you. At first blush this...
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Bill Black: Ocasio-cortez & Sanders Introduce Bill To Cap Credit Card Interest Rates At 15%

Ocasio-Cortez and Sanders introduce legislation: they call it Loan Shark Prevention, which would allow post offices to act as banks and cap interest rates at 15%, but credit card companies claim it would hurt the poor.
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The Apple Card Was Steve Job’s ‘itunes Credit Card’ Idea Back In 2004

As it turns out, Apple has been working on an iTunes credit card back in 2004, when Steve Jobs wanted to introduce it to promote music purchases. The post The Apple Card was Steve Job’s ‘iTunes credit card’ idea back in 2004...
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Venezuela To Suspend Foreign Debit, Credit Card Operations - Reports

MEXICO (Sputnik) - The Central Bank of Venezuela and the country's banking sector regulator SUDEBAN decided to launch their own payment system and halt Visa, Mastercard and Maestro operations by the end of January 2020, local media reported.
Related topics: Venezuela, Mexico, Banking, Mastercard

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Anecdote Reveals That Steve Jobs Had The Idea For An Apple Card Back In 2004

Image credit – Ken SegallEarlier this year and to everyone’s surprise, Apple announced that they would launching their own physical credit card in the form of the Apple Card. However, it seems that if you’ve worked at Apple back in...
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The Best Way To Finance A Move: Personal Loan? Credit Card? The Best Choice Depends On You

Moving to a new home can be very costly. Read on to figure out your options for financing your move.        

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Millions Of Adults 60 And Over Still Struggle With This Surprising Type Of Debt

It's rare to find someone who carries no debt at all -- whether it's a mortgage, credit card debt, a car loan, etc. -- and older Americans are no exception. More than 80% of baby boomers currently have some form of debt, according to a survey from...
Related topics: Mortgages, Polls

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Crack Pipe, Ids, And Badge Found In Hunter Biden Rental Car

A used crack pipe, two DC driver's licenses, multiple credit cards, a Delaware Attorney General badge and a US Secret Service business card belonging to Hunter Biden were found in a rental car returned to an Arizona Hertz location in the middle of...
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How To Tell It's Time For A New Credit Card: Five Signs

Is your credit card no longer a good fit? These five signs suggest you need to consider finding a new credit issuer to do business with.        

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Darknet Market Takedowns Show Why Extra Tor Security Is Needed

The Tor network has a reputation for hosting some disturbing content. Then, there are the darknet marketplaces that deal in stolen credit cards, PayPal accounts, weapons, drugs, and in some dark corners, worse. So, when the news hits that the...
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The Best Credit Cards For International Travel Of 2019

Going abroad? These credit cards could be the right choice for you.        

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Spacex To Launch 60 Internet Satellites And Deploy Them Like A Deck Of Cards

Enlarge / The Falcon 9 rocket, on the launchpad, with its Starlink cargo tucked into the payload fairing. (credit: SpaceX) If the weather and Falcon 9 rocket cooperate, the first batch of SpaceX's Internet satellites will launch from Florida on...
Related topics: SpaceX, Space, Satellites

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Breaking News: Bank-card-slurping Malware Sneaks Into Forbes' Mag Subscription Website

Dead-tree devotees who recently signed up may want to check their statements The Magecart credit-card-skimming malware that is the bane of internet shoppers has been spotted again, this time on the Forbes magazine subscription website.…
Related topics: Banking, Malware, Forbes

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Ajit Pai: It’s Open Season On Robocallers

Ajit Pai feels your pain, people. Even the most laissez-faire of conservatives likely have secret fantasies about imprisoning those responsible for penetrating our telecom defenses with pre-recorded pitches for credit cards and other services. The...

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Sanders And Aoc’s Elitist Credit Card Caps, By David Henderson

  Senator Bernie Sanders and Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have announced plans to introduce legislation that would limit the interest rate that credit card companies are allowed to charge customers. Although there is currently no...

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