All posts by Natalie Rutledge

Natalie Rutledge majored in Communications at Mississippi State University. She was in sales for a number of businesses and spent nine years working as a communications advisor to various entities. Natalie can be contacted directly at [email protected]
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Visa and MasterCard Improve Chip Certification Process for Merchants

June 22, 2016

Merchants who have not started accepting chip debit and credit cards in their stores and restaurants may now have new motivation to make the switch. V..
VALENCIA CA/USA - AUGUST 17 2014. Wells Fargo bank exterior. Wells Fargo & Company is an American multinational banking and financial services holding company headquartered in San Francisco California.

Wells Fargo Introduces New Visa Card

June 20, 2016

Wells Fargo announced the release of its fourth credit card this year, the Wells Fargo Cash Wise Visa card. The card offers unlimited 1.5% cash reward..
LAS VEGAS NV/USA - FEBRUARY 15 2016:MGM Grand Las Vegas Hotel and Casino. The MGM Grand Las Vegas is a hotel casino located on the Las Vegas Strip.

MGM Resorts Launches New MasterCard Rewards Card

June 15, 2016

MGM Resorts International has launched a new rewards card to help M life Rewards members earn better benefits in a shorter amount of time. The M life ..
JACKSONVILLE, FL-APRIL 7: Shell gas station on April 7, 2012 in Jacksonville, Florida. According to Forbes, Royal Dutch Shell oil company is the 5th largest company worldwide.

Chase Pay Signs Multi-Year Deal with Shell Gas Stations

June 14, 2016

Chase announced they have signed a multi-year agreement with Shell so customers can use the Chase Pay mobile wallet at their gas stations. JPMorgan ..
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Barnes & Noble Offers New MasterCard

June 9, 2016

Barnes & Noble announced last Friday that it was unveiling a new and improved MasterCard. Customers can apply in-store for the newly designed car..
Kiel, Germany - June 4, 2016:  Olympic rings at Kiel Schilksee Olympic Centre. In 1972 Olympic games held in Munich and Kiel hosted the Olympic sailing competitions

Athletes Can Use a Payment Ring at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio

June 7, 2016

Visa-sponsored athletes competing at the Summer Olympics in Rio this August will be able to pay for goods with a wearable ring. Visa announced the ri..
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Point-of-Sales Devices May Soon Be Wearable

June 2, 2016

Consumers are already using wearable devices to pay for goods and services, but merchants may soon be accepting payments using similar equipment. A st..
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30% of Top Banks Meet Consumer Demands for Mobile Banking

May 26, 2016

Over half of the U.S. population is banking with their smartphones or tablets, which is 29 million more adults than last year, according to a recent J..
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Apriva Bringing EMV Technology to the Gas Pump

May 24, 2016

While retailers are beginning to scan EMV credit cards at the register, consumers still need to swipe their cards at the gas pump. Apriva and Global P..
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SWIFT Confirms Another Malware Attack

May 17, 2016

SWIFT has confirmed that hackers have once again used its system to attack a commercial bank. Belgium-based SWIFT, which allows corporations to compl..