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Alaska Airlines Wins “Best Loyalty Credit Card”

May 13, 2011

Alaska Airlines won the award for “Best Loyalty Credit Card” thanks to voters at the Frequent Traveler Awards for its Visa Signature® card. Some of the perks that this credit card offers are 25,000 miles upon approval, attractive award levels when booking online and the ability to purchase a discount companion ticket of $99 once […]

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Mobile Payment Wars: Credit Card Companies Arming for Battle

May 3, 2011

Payments are going mobile, and credit card companies do not want to be left behind. The big players are arming themselves to make sure that wherever the mobile payment field is headed, they get a little piece of the action. Visa Invests in Square Square is a mobile payment system that launched last May and […]

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Americans Shopping for Credit Cards — Again

April 30, 2011

According to the results of a recent survey by comScore, the findings reveal that Americans are feeling more optimistic about the economy. The optimism seems to be leading Americans to take on more debt. According to the comScore study of almost 2,000 Internet users and a research panel of 1 million U.S. consumers, 34% percent […]

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Wells Fargo and Chase Introduce Microchip Credit Cards in U.S.

April 19, 2011

It appears the U.S. is finally making an effort to catch up with other countries in the implementation of microchip-embedded credit cards, also known as EMV-chip technology. Wells Fargo & Co. announced Wednesday that they will test EMV chip cards with 15,000 customers who travel abroad frequently. On Thursday, JPMorgan Chase announced that it would […]

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