March 2011 Posts Archive

Tips for Unused Credit Cards


Have an unused credit card and wondering whether to close it or leave it open? Here are a few tips on what to do – and what not to do.

American Express is Looking to Serve


American Express just announced its new Serve credit card. Read more about how it plans to compete with heavyweight PayPal.

Possibly the Perfect Gift


Cash is no longer impersonal with the MasterCard personalized gift card. Lear more about uploading images and personalizing messages for this unique debit card.

Why Discover’s Good News is Your Good News


Discover is reporting increased profits and this might be good news for consumers and Discover credit card holders, too.

The iBank UPside Visa Prepaid Debit Card


The iBankUP Visa Prepaid Credit Card is quickly becoming a favorite choice for many. With Facebook access and real time balance updates, it’s a powerful financial tool.

Visa Teams With Lawyers Without Borders


Visa has teamed with Lawyers Without Borders to offer consumers a rewards card that offers great perks and benefits an incredible cause, too.

Death and Credit Card Debt


What happens to credit card debt upon death? Does the surviving spouse pay it? Here, we take a look at the dynamics behind death and debt.

Killing the Magnetic Strip


European banks have long since adopted a much safer credit card technology and now, they’re demanding U.S. banks do the same.