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Where Does Your Stolen Credit Card Data Go?

Where Does Your Stolen Credit Card Data Go?

By the time you get a text, email or other alert from your credit card company that your credit card may have been used for criminal or fraudulent activity, the criminals have probably... read more »
By: Aaron Crowe, 4/15/2015
NY Fed Study Shows Increased Consumer Credit Access

NY Fed Study Shows Increased Consumer Credit Access

Every four months, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York releases its Survey of Consumer Expectations, which includes a fascinating appendix addressing credit access. The Fed surveys about... read more »
By: Eric Bank, 4/7/2015
America’s 21 Least Indulgent Metropolitan Populations

America’s 21 Least Indulgent Metropolitan Populations

With Easter right around the corner, millions of people around the globe are celebrating the end of Lent, the practice of abstaining from indulging one or more vices for 40 days straight. We... read more »
By: CardRates.com Staff, 4/2/2015
New “Dynamic” Smart Card Could Help Prevent Fraud

New “Dynamic” Smart Card Could Help Prevent Fraud

A French technology company recently unveiled a prototype of a credit card with “dynamic” features cleverly engineered to prevent credit card fraud. This smart card features... read more »
By: Alexandra Leslie, 4/1/2015
American Express Announces Charles Schwab Co-Branded Cards

American Express Announces Charles Schwab Co-Branded Cards

On March 19, 2015, American Express announced the expected release of two new, co-branded premium cards as part of a multi-year agreement with Charles Schwab & Co. Inc. According to... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 3/26/2015
New GolVerCard is Backed by Gold and Silver Bullion

New GolVerCard is Backed by Gold and Silver Bullion

Many people have “gold” cards, but how many of us have cards that are backed by actual precious metal reserves? If the creators of the new GolVerCard have it right, anyone who is... read more »
By: CardRates.com Staff, 3/16/2015
Why Will My Business Need to Accept EMV Cards?

Why Will My Business Need to Accept EMV Cards?

Business owners take note: on Oct. 1, 2015, banks across the country are switching things up with your customer’s credit cards. In case you haven’t noticed, banks are adding EMV (Europay,... read more »
By: Eric Bank, 3/9/2015
Is the Stratos Smart Card Worth It?

Is the Stratos Smart Card Worth It?

Big changes are coming to the credit card industry that will impact the way you use that little piece of plastic in your wallet. You’ve probably heard of the new chip-and-pin credit cards... read more »
By: Mike Randall, 3/6/2015
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