AAA Travel 2014 Labor Day Travel Forecast concludes, “Reliance on credit cards, rather than increasing income, is fueling holiday travel spending this year.” Labor Day travel weekend gears up for 35 million travelers across the USA venturing more than 50 miles from home. Show More Summary
The former loan officer for the credit union of TheBus employees is going to jail for falsely crediting $16,732 to her Visa card account and those of her family members.
Sliding a credit card past the latch of a locked door is cat-burglary 101. However, the strategy proved inspirational to scientists at The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) when they recently tried a similar strategy by attempting to disrupt the function of MYC, a cancer regulator thought to be “undruggable.” The researchers found that a credit […]
In romantic relationships, career choices, even struggles with drugs and alcohol, professionals often ask us to look out for warning signs. Well the same should be done with credit cards. (See also: 12 Habits of Highly Responsible Credit Card Users) According to the Federal Reserve, average household credit card debt in the U.S. Show More Summary
R2-D2 is the most loyal droid I know. He is proving his loyalty once again by guarding your money and keeping it safe with this Star Wars R2-D2 Money Clip. This officially licensed Star Wars accessory will carry your credit cards, business cards, and currency in style. R2 will look great around your large wad […]
Last time you checked, you carried no credit card balances, had six months of take-home pay saved up in your emergency fund, and had been steadily increasing your retirement contributions every year. Congratulations! You're one of the...Show More Summary
Splitting dinner checks with friends in the age of credit cards and no cash has become increasingly complex, but Square Cash for iOS just received a huge redesign and feature update today that makes paying back a buddy as easy … Read more ›
Over the weekend, the ArcheAge beta forums erupted with claims that testers' credit cards were being charged for unauthorized purchases of founders packs. Trion has today responded with a forum post that denies a widespread server security breach. Show More Summary
A new report in The Verge unearths some of the aggressive tactics employed by the ride-share service. Earlier this month, Lyft publicly accused Uber associates of summoning and then canceling thousands of rides at the last second. Uber...Show More Summary
A post on the Verge today shows how Uber gave a group of contractors burner phones and a series of credit cards that could be used to create dummy accounts on its competitor’s service. Those contractors, which it calls “brand ambassadors,” were hired through a recruiting firm with the express purpose of stealing away Lyft drivers. Read More
You don't need a plumber (or a credit card) for this common problem, definitely DIY! The post The Most Common Plumbing Issue that You Can DIY appeared first on The Good Men Project.
Credit and debit card payments made in physical stores add up to a huge amount of economic value — $4 trillion in transaction volume in the U.S. alone in 2013, and that volume is growing as more and more people move away from cash. In...Show More Summary
Coin already blew their launch, pusing back the release of the all-in-one credit card eight-plus months right before pre-orders were supposed to ship. Now, customers will only be able to use their $100 Coin card for a few months before it's made obsolete. Read more...
A newly public patent application from Apple describes a detailed backend architecture for a mobile wallet designed to hold digital credit, debit cards and coupons issued by a range of merchants and financial institutions. The filing...Show More Summary
It has been a full weekend of hell Disney here at One Mile At A Time, and while I'm certainly enjoying spending time with friends, I think I've had enough of the Mouse to last me another fifteen or so years. The parks feel both exactly...Show More Summary
If you ever buy apps, videos, music, or books from iTunes, you can save yourself a little cash today with this deal on iTunes credit from Staples. The discount comes in the form of a $50 gift card for $42.50, and you can purchase up to three at a time if you want to stock up. Read more...
The cyber attacks that put 40 million credit card numbers and other information stored in Target Corp. cash register systems at risk could be even more widespread than previously thought. According to an advisory released Friday, The U.S. Department of … Continue reading ?
There’s a growing arsenal of apps that integrate with your daily spending habits to deliver smart tips on how to make the most of your money. BillGuard, for example, helps you combat credit card fraud and hidden merchant fees. But aShow More Summary
Getty Images By ALEX VEIGA LOS ANGELES -- Americans are doing a better job of making timely credit card payments, even as many lenders increasingly extend credit to more people with less-than-stellar credit. The rate of U.S. credit card...Show More Summary