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LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–September 23, 2016

Prepaid Cards’ Growing Popularity Catches Regulator’s Eye Prepaid cards, which started out as simple gift cards from retail stores, have morphed into popular financial-management tools with functions that rival bank checking accounts. Now regulators are playing catch-up, with plans to roll out a rule this fall that would bring oversight of the sector closer to


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Americans Planning to Live More Adventurously with 30 Extra Years of Life

September 22, 2016

Research from Allianz Life shows that Americans will live 30 years longer than people did a century ago, and many Americans are planning on enjoying..
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PayPal One Touch May Reach 36 Million Users by Year’s End

PayPal One Touch is the “most rapidly adopted product” in the company’s history, and has already seen tremendous growth in less than..
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Consumers Prefer Cash Back Over Other Credit Card Rewards

September 21, 2016

When it comes to choosing a rewards credit card, most consumers prefer cash back offers over all other rewards. A new survey from Ally Bank reveals th..
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Only 10% of Americans Are Saving Enough to Retire

Nearly half of Americans are not saving for retirement, and those who are putting money aside are not saving enough, according to a recent study from ..
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Nearly One-Third of Consumers Have Already Started Their Holiday Shopping

Almost one-third of all consumers started their holiday shopping before Labor Day, according to a new survey from Rubicon Project. The study also reve..
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The LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report for September 20, 2016

September 20, 2016

The LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Rate Report is based on our Complete Credit Card Index which tracks the advertised rates of 1,060 credit ca..
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Prepaid Cards Face New Regulations This Fall

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will be establishing new rules this fall to improve the prepaid card industry. This is the first time the fed..
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Best Credit Cards For Baggage Insurance Coverage

Assuming a safe arrival, every traveler’s worst nightmare is to have their baggage lost, stolen or significantly delayed. In the best case scena..
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3dcart to Accept Amazon Payments

3dcart, an online shopping cart that serves as an eCommerce solution to independent stores, is now integrated with Amazon Payments, which means custom..
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Subprime Credit Card Limits Reach 5-Year High

September 19, 2016

Total credit card limits for the subprime market reached a five-year high during the first half of 2016, according to the Experian Market Intelligence..

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