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Scott’s Cheap Flights: Make the Most of Your Credit Card Rewards by Finding Competitive, Handpicked Air Fare Deals Selected by Experts

Scott’s Cheap Flights: Use Credit Card Rewards on Competitive Deals

As a journalist, Scott Keyes had a passion for travel, but his bank account didn’t allow for a jet-set lifestyle. So, Scott became an expert... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/25/2019
Blockchain Expert and ESMT Senior Lecturer Christoph Burger Discusses the Evolution and Potential of Distributed Ledger Technology in the Finance Industry

Blockchain Expert on the Tech's Potential in the Finance Industry

With the introduction of the blockchain concept in 2008, companies have grappled with how cryptocurrency and distributed ledger technology... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/24/2019
Women On 20s: How a Small Nonprofit Launched a Massive Movement to See Abolitionist Harriet Tubman Represented on the $20 Bill

Women On 20s Advocates for Tubman on the $20 Bill

Barbara Ortiz Howard was not a political activist when she came up with the idea for Women On 20s. The nonprofit was born of the realization... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/22/2019
Deserve Looks Beyond Credit Scores to Approve Students and Young Professionals, and Bolsters Travel Perks with a New Priority Pass Partnership

Deserve: Credit Products for Students, Now with More Perks

Access to credit can be difficult for the more than 1 million international students enrolled in American colleges each year. Despite many... read more »
By: Ray FitzGerald, 1/18/2019
The Current™ Debit Card Motivates Gen Z to Learn Financial Responsibility While Offering Parents Convenience and Security

Current™ Debit Card Helps Gen Z Learn Financial Responsibility

Young Americans aren’t typically thought of as sound financial planners, but the Current debit card and money management platform is... read more »
By: Adam West, 1/17/2019
Petal Goes Beyond Credit Histories to Provide Consumers with a No-Fee Credit Card that Paves the Way to Financial Success

Petal Cards Help Users Build Credit with No Fees

The most significant benefits of credit are generally reserved for people who are already financially successful. Consumers establishing... read more »
By: Adam West, 1/16/2019
EPI Research Shows Income Inequality Reduces the Buying Power of Lower-Wage Workers and Makes the Economic Pie Smaller for Everyone

EPI: Income Inequality Makes the Economic Pie Smaller for Everyone

As the economy grew in the decades following World War II, so did the income levels for a vast majority of workers. But in the 1970s,... read more »
By: Adam West, 1/16/2019
Pantheon: Why E-Commerce Platforms Choose This Turnkey Solution for Boosting Conversions, Scalability, and Uptime Without Traditional Server Worries

Pantheon Provides a Turnkey Solution for E-Commerce Platforms

With so many options available, companies may have a difficult time determining where to turn for their web hosting needs. While some... read more »
By: Matt Walker, 1/14/2019
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