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Accessibility, Adaptability, & Affordability—How Square’s Consumer-Centric Ways are Setting the Pace for Mobile Payments Services

Accessibility, Adaptability, & Affordability—How Square’s Consumer-Centric Ways are Setting the Pace for Mobile Payments Services

In a Nutshell: Square’s portable payment processing solutions allow merchants of all sizes to accept credit cards, EMV chip cards, and NFC mobile payment technologies like Apple and Android... read more »

MyRatePlan’s Cutting-Edge Comparison Tool Finds You The Best Value in Wireless Plans & 7 Additional Household Services

MyRatePlan’s Cutting-Edge Comparison Tool Finds You The Best Value in Wireless Plans & 7 Additional Household Services

In a Nutshell: MyRatePlan.com is a leading comparison site that allows consumers to review current rates in eight household categories — wireless plans, credit cards, business and phone services,... read more »

How to Calculate APR on a Credit Card — 3 Easy Steps

How to Calculate APR on a Credit Card — 3 Easy Steps

Banks are notorious for making numbers complicated. Even something as seemingly simple as your credit card’s annual percentage rate (APR) becomes complex when trying to calculate how banks get... read more »

“How to Pay My Credit Card Bill” (3 Easy Ways | 14 Issuers)

“How to Pay My Credit Card Bill” (3 Easy Ways | 14 Issuers)

There are many ways to pay your monthly credit card bill; you can call, write a check or pay online, for instance. Or you can decide to “kick the can” down the road on your interest... read more »

Battle of the Sexes: Does Gender Determine Your Financial Future?

Battle of the Sexes: Does Gender Determine Your Financial Future?

From physical to psychological, men and women have a multitude of differences. But does one of those differences lie in how financial decisions are made? In a word: Yes. In a (slightly) longer... read more »

3 Reasons to Never Miss a Monthly Payment

3 Reasons to Never Miss a Monthly Payment

For better or worse, your credit card tells the world a lot about you. It can tell a happy story when you make your payments on time — you’re someone who can handle your current credit debt... read more »

What is NFC? A Beginner’s Guide to the Future of Credit Cards

What is NFC? A Beginner’s Guide to the Future of Credit Cards

If you’ve been following the latest headlines in technology or commerce, chances are you’ve heard of Apple Pay, Google Wallet or Softcard. Probably the most significant feature of the... read more »

People Who Pay More than the Minimum Seen as Better Credit Risk

People Who Pay More than the Minimum Seen as Better Credit Risk

Paying more than the minimum on your credit cards can help you reduce your debt. But that’s not the only reason to do it. Research from TransUnion, a global credit data collection and... read more »

Should You Pay Just the Monthly Minimum on Your Credit Cards?

Should You Pay Just the Monthly Minimum on Your Credit Cards?

When you buy stuff with a credit card, you are basically borrowing the money from a lender with a promise to pay it all back. The longer you take to pay it back, the more it’s going to cost you.... read more »

Flint Announces New Ecommerce Features, $9.4M Series C Funding

Flint Announces New Ecommerce Features, $9.4M Series C Funding

Flint Mobile announced a handful of new features that allow merchants to sell products and services online without having to go through the typical ecommerce setup and legwork. The news today was... read more »