All posts by Bill Hardekopf

Bill Hardekopf is the CEO of LowCards.com and covers the credit card industry from all perspectives. Bill has been involved with personal finance for over 15 years. He is a frequent contributor to Forbes, The Street and The Christian Science Monitor.
LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–March 22, 2019

LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–March 22, 2019

March 22, 2019

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Only 3% of US Retail Sales Completed Via Mobile Wallet Expert Market has mapped out mobile wallet usage in 36 countries around the world. In the US, o..
JPMorgan Chase Launches a Low-Fee Checking Account with Free Check Cashing

JPMorgan Chase Launches a Low-Fee Checking Account with Free Check Cashing

March 19, 2019

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JPMorgan Chase is rolling out a new checking account targeted at low-income consumers, according to Reuters. Known as Secure, the new account includes..
Capital One Savor Now Offers 8% Cash Back on Vivid Seat Purchases

Capital One Savor Now Offers 8% Cash Back on Vivid Seat Purchases

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Capital One has positioned the Savor Cash Rewards Credit Card as a very unique dining and entertainment card, and the company tried to further undersc..
Top Credit Cards for Fair Credit in 2019

Top Credit Cards for Fair Credit in 2019

March 18, 2019

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If you find that you only have a fair credit score, don’t be discouraged. You may not be able to get the most attractive loan on the market or t..
Top Credit Cards for United Airlines Flyers

Top Credit Cards for United Airlines Flyers

March 15, 2019

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The right credit card can obviously help you earn airline miles, but which credit card will earn you the most miles for your favorite airline? If you..
LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–March 15, 2019

LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–March 15, 2019

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More Refunds Are Being Made With Prepaid Debit Cards. Is That a Good Thing For Consumers? A growing number of companies in numerous industries now rou..
Luxury Card Launches Mobile App with 24/7 Concierge Chat Service

Luxury Card Launches Mobile App with 24/7 Concierge Chat Service

March 12, 2019

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Luxury Card, one of the pioneers of the metal credit card movement, announced a new mobile app for cardholders. The Luxury Card App provides 24/7 conc..
Citrix Data Breach May Have Impacted Fortune 500 Companies

Citrix Data Breach May Have Impacted Fortune 500 Companies

March 11, 2019

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Over the weekend, Citrix reported a potential data breach into their internal network. Citrix provides virtual private networks (VPNs) for over 400,00..
New and Unique Credit Card Rewards Programs

New and Unique Credit Card Rewards Programs

March 8, 2019

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Credit card rewards used to come in three basic forms: cash back, points or miles. But the credit card industry is extremely competitive, and issuers ..
LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–March 8, 2019

LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–March 8, 2019

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Kroger Bans Visa Cards at 250 Additional Stores Kroger said it won’t accept Visa credit cards at a second subsidiary, as the nation’s lar..