Category Archives: Credit Card

Big Grocery Chain Winn-Dixie Is Facing Bankruptcy

The grocery business is one of those businesses that operate on narrow margins. It’s not unusual for grocery stores to have retail margins that may be just a few cents above their cost. And in a world where the deep … Continue reading

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Some Credit Cards Provide Reimbursement for Travel Delays

Many things can happen while you’re traveling. At Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport this past holiday season, over 1,200 flights were canceled due to a power outage that shut down the airport. This power outage caused flight delays in other airports … Continue reading

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Mortgage Interest Rates are Gradually Approaching Five Percent

Mortgage interest rates are closing in on their highest levels in five years, according to CNBC. The timing of higher interest rates could not come at a worse time as the spring housing market is set to start. With home … Continue reading

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Credit Card Rewards Aren’t All They Are Cracke Up To Be

American’s are in debt, just like our own country, we spend more than we bring in. It is estimated that by the end of December 2017 after the holiday shopping is done, American’s total credit card debt will reach roughly … Continue reading

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Starbucks Now Offers A Credit Card For Dedicated Patrons

1Recently, Starbucks announced the debut of its branded credit card. The Starbucks Rewards Visa Card comes from JPMorgan Chase and offers various perks to cardholders. Starbucks announced its intention to release a branded credit card months ago. Companies like Uber … Continue reading

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Holiday Credit Card Traps To Avoid

The holiday season has arrived. Many of us will be using our credit cards to make a purchase. Even though using your credit card can be convenient, there are a number of traps that you will need to avoid. The … Continue reading

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Credit Card Debt At All Time High

Americans have more credit card debt than ever. In a survey by NerdWallet, it was revealed that Americans have 905 billion dollars of credit card debt in 2017. This is 8% higher than last year. On average, the American household … Continue reading

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Credit Card Companies Begin Phasing Out Manual Signatures

Like it or not, EMV chips are the next thing in credit card security. Commonplace in the United Kingdom since at least 2010, the tech is slowly but surely gaining ground in the United States and elsewhere. By combining it … Continue reading

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Experts Fear Crypto Bubble as Credit Card Purchases Increase

Cryptocurrency is the best performing asset class of 2017. Over the past year, the returns in this asset class have been outstanding. However, there are many people who are trying to jump in before everything drops. Many experts are afraid … Continue reading

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Factory Churns Out 1,000 Fake Credit Cards Per Day

A single operation run out of an apartment building was creating one-thousand fake credit cards per day according to charges lodged by federal authorities. This amounted to a huge amount of defrauded individuals, and it is going to lead to … Continue reading

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