CreditCardCo News - Author: Carolyn Spiel
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Carolyn Spiel is the owner of a finance blog. She mostly focuses on credit card reviews. She helps the public to decipher some of the more difficult to understand terms and conditions of many credit cards. Her ability to put information in a plain and easy to understand article is a gift that benefits many readers. Also at: Credit Card Blog.
On June 27, 2012 MasterCard customers gained the ability to earn additional rewards and special offers though a new partnership with ShopKick.
There are many credit card issuers these days that offer rewards based on a rotating list of bonus categories. Usually these cards provide consumers with some rewards.
While credit cards are more various and more enumerable today, they are, essentially, the same product they have always been.
Low introductory credit card rates are always enticing, particularly if you are able to transfer another credit card balance or the balance of your car loan.
Credit cards are designed to be helpful money management tools but many people abuse or misuse their cards simply because they do not know how to best maximize their benefits or overlook their regulations.
Visa’s Easy Payment Service aims to make credit card use even easier with no signatures and no receipts.
Out of all of the efforts by the Obama administration, to try and improve financial regulation, the most controversial has been the formation of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
When you are travelling away from home and you are looking to stay over somewhere, and your preference is to spend your nights in a Marriott hotel, then you should give strong consideration to the Marriott Rewards Credit Card.
Both JP Morgan Chase and CitiBank made announcements regarding their credit card rewards and their financial management tools this week, making their credit card accounts even more attractive to consumers.
A recent study suggests that credit card lenders are increasingly using pre-approved mailings to try and gain new business, but there are risks that come with responding to such unsolicited offers.
In a recent effort to attract the consumers with a “Do-It-Yourself” mindset that are social-media savvy, Barclaycard unveiled their most recent credit card, the Barclaycard Ring MasterCard.
The Mobile Money Partnership Program has just been launched by MasterCard in order to provide help to in excess of 2.5 billion financially poor, or under banked, consumers all across the globe to access financial services on their mobile phones.