How Consumers Are Now Deciding on Their Bank

Consumers are changing the way they pick a financial institution. According to a new report from Kasasa, 84% of Americans choose the products they want from a financial institution; then they look for a bank that offers those services. The most common products consumers looked for in a bank were: ATM fee refunds (87%), physical


How Consumers Are Now Deciding on Their Bank

How Consumers Are Now Deciding on Their Bank

May 22, 2019

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Consumers are changing the way they pick a financial institution. According to a new report from Kasasa, 84% of Americans choose the products they wan..
Job Loss, Medical Bills Are Leading Causes of Credit Score Drops

Job Loss, Medical Bills Are Leading Causes of Credit Score Drops

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According to new research from Elevate’s Center for the New Middle Class, work-related struggles were the most common reason for credit score de..
Capital One Cuts Savor Credit Card’s Sign-Up Bonus

Capital One Cuts Savor Credit Card’s Sign-Up Bonus

May 21, 2019

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The is one of the best rewards cards on the market. But it lost a bit of its appeal today when the company cut its early spend bonus by 40%. New cardh..
Capital One Offers Global Entry and TSA Pre✓ Reimbursement for Spark Miles Cardholders

Capital One Offers Global Entry and TSA Pre✓ Reimbursement for Spark Miles Cardholders

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Starting today, the will now offer a reimbursement feature for TSA Pre✓® and Global Entry. Cardholders who pay their Trusted Traveler fee with a Sp..
What is Cryptocurrency?

What is Cryptocurrency?

May 20, 2019

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Most people have heard the term “cryptocurrency,” usually from a tech reporter or someone in the banking industry. But many of us do not f..
Voice Assistants Coming to Sonic Drive-In and Other Restaurants

Voice Assistants Coming to Sonic Drive-In and Other Restaurants

May 16, 2019

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Mastercard has partnered with ZIVELO to bring AI-powered voice assistants to self-serve restaurant kiosks. The companies plan to pilot the program at ..
Consumers Moving from Private Label Credit Cards to Point-of-Sale Loans

Consumers Moving from Private Label Credit Cards to Point-of-Sale Loans

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Consumers are beginning to change the way they finance large in-store purchases. According to the Q1 2019 TransUnion Insights Report, shoppers are sta..
Mastercard and Lyft Unveil New Rewards Debit Card for Drivers

Mastercard and Lyft Unveil New Rewards Debit Card for Drivers

May 15, 2019

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Lyft and Mastercard have partnered to create a rewards debit card for drivers. The debit card, known as Lyft Direct Debit, ties to a no-fee bank accou..
Walmart Rolls Out Next-Day Shipping with No Membership Fee, Amazon Responds

Walmart Rolls Out Next-Day Shipping with No Membership Fee, Amazon Responds

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Over the next few days, Walmart will begin rolling out a next-day shipping program for some of the store’s “most frequently purchased̶..
Petal Introduces New Cash Back Rewards for On-Time Bill Payments

Petal Introduces New Cash Back Rewards for On-Time Bill Payments

May 14, 2019

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Today, the unveiled a new rewards program for its no-fee credit card. Starting this month, cardholders will be able to earn 1% cash back for all purch..

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