Supreme Court Evaluates the Future of the CFPB and Other Agencies

March 3, 2020

Today, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments to determine the future of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) and other independen...
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Big Banks Beat Out PayPal and Square for Merchant Service Satisfaction

February 27, 2020

PayPal, Square, Stripe and Intuit Quickbooks have built their brands on payment processing, money management and merchant services. When it comes to c...
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Venmo Is Under Fire for Sharing Location Data to Third-Party Company

February 25, 2020

The payment app Venmo is once again under fire for privacy issues. Jefferson Graham of USA Today discovered that his home address was shared after a V...
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Only 16% of Consumers Have Used Voice-Assisted Shopping

February 19, 2020

The rise in voice-assisted devices has forced retailers to feverishly change their marketing and ecommerce strategies. However, new data from RetailMe...
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Half of U.S. Adults Have Unused Gift Cards or Store Credits

February 19, 2020

According to a new survey from Bankrate, 50% of U.S. adults currently have unused gift cards or store credits. This equates to an average of $167 per ...
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What is the Earned Income Tax Credit?

February 14, 2020

It is tax time in the United States, and many Americans are trying to make sense of the new tax code and hoping they qualify for a return instead of h...
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Americans Say Credit Card Debt is Their Worst Financial Mistake of the Decade

February 13, 2020

When you look back at the last 10 years, what was the biggest financial mistake you made? Perhaps you bought a car that turned out to be a lemon, or p...
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Nearly Half of Couples Maintain Separate Bank Accounts

February 13, 2020

Financial discussions are important for relationships, but a new study reveals that many couples prefer to keep certain matters separate. Research fro...
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Apple Pay Projected to be 10% of Global Card Transactions by 2025

February 13, 2020

According to a report from Quartz, Apple Pay my represent 10% of global card transactions by 2025. This data comes from the research firm Bernstein, w...
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62% of Americans Have Already Abandoned Their New Year’s Resolutions

February 12, 2020

Americans may have started the year with lofty goals, but most have already abandoned them. According to Quicken, 62% of Americans give up their New Y...
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