Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) gave an interview to talk show host Lars Larson at CPAC and expressed her anger about the failure of Arizona's anti-gay 'religious freedom' bill, saying that the gay community has been getting their way by intimidating...
On the Web: Coming Soon! On the Wires: American Express Announces New Initiatives to Support Startups and Research Focused on Improving Financial Inclusion in the U.S. - “It’s time for change. It’s not a silver bullet, but technology should be used to close the gap, not widen it. Show More Summary
Warren Buffett has turned $2.9 billion into almost $35 billion through investments in Coca-Cola, Procter & Gamble, and American Express, and Buffett himself tells you how to repeat his success.
I am quite sure that many of us are familiar with charge cards, and one of the most famous brands would be American Express. However, the Charged-Card is very different, since you are unable to make any kind of purchases with it, but rather, it will still be a lifesaver – albeit in a different [...]
Thursday night, Rebecca Minkoff and American Express teamed up for an exclusive shopping event for AmEx cardholders (we know... so awesome). Attendees were treated to a special fashion show of some of Rebecca's favorite looks from her...Show More Summary
It’s been over five years since David Gordon Green’s Pineapple Express smoked out theaters, and it’s high time another decent stoner action comedy made its way in front of our squinty peepers. Luckily, Lionsgate’s American Ultra will...Show More Summary
(James Saft is a Reuters columnist. The opinions expressed are his own) By James Saft (Reuters) – Americans are richer than ever and increasingly willing to take on a bit of extra debt and yet the overall atmosphere, and the economic recovery, are surprisingly flat. That’s because the rise in wealth is highly concentrated, consumer [...]
American Express has introduced a new, cash-back “EveryDay” credit card that charges no annual fee, doesn’t require customers to pay their balance in full each month and, yet, gives them a number of attractive perks. But how good a deal is it compared to competing...
The startup has taught American Express, United States Postal Service and other large organizations how to unleash potential products by gathering ideas from the front lines and testing them on a small scale before going big.
Isis today announced another promotion with the goal of coaxing smartphone owners into using its tap-and-go mobile payment service. The promotion will give American Express card holders who've registered their card with Isis a statement credit when they use Isis to pay for a ride in a medallioned New York City yellow cab. Show More Summary
Getting around NYC just got a little cheaper. Isis, a mobile commerce joint venture created by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile and Verizon, announced an exclusive offer for American Express Card Members. Any AmEx Card Members who tap to pay with a registered Card for a ride in a qualifying NYC Yellow Medallion Taxicab by June 1,... Read More
The American Association of Port Authorities (AAPA), on behalf of its United States member seaports, expresses both encouragement and disappointment over the funding
During an interview with Tony Perkins of the Christian conservative organization Family Research Council Monday, Rep. Michele Bachmann (R-MN) expressed her dismay over the way Jewish people in America have embraced President Barack Obama. By doing so, she said, "they sold out Israel."
There’s been a ton of buzz this week about American Express’ new credit cards they’ll be introducing on April 2, 2014 — the EveryDay Card and the EveryDay Preferred Card. This news is exciting because both cards accrue Membership Rewards points, which I find to be among the most valuable points currencies out there. Show More Summary
Photo via Flickr user Takver Expressing support for Israel is one of the least controversial things an American public figure can do. The majority of Americans are sympathetic to Israel, pro-Israel group AIPAC is perhaps the most influential...Show More Summary
American Express has introduced the Amex EveryDay Credit Card, calling it "a new no annual fee credit card that puts a twist on the traditional rewards program." The EveryDay Card will be available by April 2, 2014. The card has no annual...Show More Summary
Yesterday I posted about American Express’ announcement of the new credit cards they’ll be introducing on April 2, 2014 — the Everyday Card and the Everyday Preferred Card. This news was exciting because both cards accrue Membership Rewards points, which I find to be among the most valuable points currencies out there. Show More Summary
It’s Monday, which means that it’s time for the Washington Redskins to unveil the latest collection of unverified messages from Native Americans who made unsolicited expressions of support for owner Daniel Snyder’s October 2013 letter defending the team’s name. And they have, with another seven of the more than 200 people who identified themselves as…
The announcement of American Express’ two new ‘Amex Everyday’ cards generated huge buzz yesterday — even before the public launch with three commercials during the Oscars with Tina Fey. It’s fantastic that they’re introducing a full no Membership Rewards-earning card. Show More Summary
There is an episode of Star Trek: The Next Generation in which Lt. Cmdr. Data expresses to the rest of the crew his puzzlement at the human fascination with “old things.” The crew were probably trying to save some ancient ruins or encountering a relic from the past (probably a shoutout to the original series, […]