Yesterday I wrote a post describing how I used the online bill-pay service Plastiq to meet minimum spend on a new credit card I applied for a few months ago. Typically this site charges a 2.5% service fee when you use an American Express,...Show More Summary
Nearly two years since its debut, Samsung has officially launched its secure mobile payment service, Samsung Pay, in India today. It’ll let you use your linked credit and debit cards with select Samsung Galaxy phones to pay for purchases wherever cards are accepted. Show More Summary
Hulu has read its tarot cards and determined that it should invest in another season of Shut Eye, the streaming service announced today. You’ll excuse the psychic puns we hope, but the crime drama stars Jeffrey Donovan as a fortune-teller who starts to have visions after getting beaten up. Show More Summary
The Canada Border Services Agency (CBSA) is working to eliminate paper declaration cards for travelers arriving by air. This will be a phased in process, starting March 20, 2017 in Ottawa, with more airports to come through 2018. The Canada declaration form is simple enough, but I’m pleased this process is improving especially as a NEXUS Cardholder. Show More Summary
If you feel like long title sequences are getting in the way of your epic binge-watching nights, Netflix is trying to help you out. Now you can skip the intro of some of the service’s more popular TV shows. Read more...
I often feel like my digital life is all over the place. I use so many services and tools that don't always play nicely together. Why can't my Dropbox files instantly show up in Google Drive, or my Trello cards in my Google Sheets? Spreadsheets are my favorite way to organize my life and business. Show More Summary
Netflix’s hugely popular political thriller House of Cards will return to the streaming service for its fifth season this year. However, details around the new season, which will see Kevin Spacey return as Frank Underwood, are still a little thin on the ground. Show More Summary
Unbelieveable customer service from Hyatt - from Amex, not so much, the start of our own "Card" Madness tourney and how to leave an airport during a layover
A Pennsylvania man whose company scoops up pet poop is facing sentencing before a federal judge for buying fake Secret Service identification cards and badges online from China to impress … Click to Continue »
After prepping for and officially launching its Apple Pay service in Ireland today— the 14th country to get access to the payments service— Apple has also added 15+ additional banks and credit unions for two previously supported markets. The...Show More Summary
A police agency in northwest Louisiana says scammers claiming to represent the Internal Revenue Service are trying to get people to hand over their credit card numbers. The Bossier City … Click to Continue »
LONDON — Bitcoin debit card provider Wirex has raised £2.45 ($3 million) to launch a contactless card that lets you spend the cryptocurrency. London-based Wirex has raised the money from Japanese financial services group SBI Holdings's...Show More Summary
There are plenty of ways to get your credit score for free. Services like CreditKarma, for example, offer a free general overview of your score and the factors that might affect it. Some credit card issuers offer this, too. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) reached out companies to see which ones offer… Read more...
In 2013, director David Fincher helped launch Netflix’s first big original series House of Cards. Now the iconic filmmaker returns to the streaming service with a new tv show titled Mindhunter, about two FBI agents who are trying to solve the unsolved cases of imprisoned serial killers. Show More Summary
Apple on Wednesday local Japan time activated a two month-long Apple Pay promotion offering cash back, points and more to users of the digital payments service, just in time to take advantage of six new supporting card issuers.
Verizon will give up to $500 to people who combine Verizon Wireless with Verizon FiOS service. People new to both companies will receive a $250 gift card and another $250 in the form of bill credits when switching to Verizon Unlimited and signing up for FiOS TV, internet, and phone service. Show More Summary
Small businesses everywhere are diversifying their skills and services they can offer. Picking ones that are funniest need to go on the business cards.
The value of the donated Compass Cards will be converted into transit passes to help children, families and seniors at United Way-funded social service agencies. For vulnerable families, the ability to travel worry free can be a huge asset.
You can now get a $5 Windows Store gift card for free when you buy an Oscar winning movies from Microsoft Movies & TV service. Another good thing is that all the Oscar winning movies are already on sale, you can get them for just $4.99 each, instead of their regular price of $15.99. This offer […]
For many people, credit cards are simply a payment method. But savvy users take advantage of the additional benefits and services that only credit cards offer. A credit card may give you cash back, free travel, insurance, and other services worth hundreds or even thousands of dollars a year. Check...