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4 Ways That Credit Cards Will Change by 2020

Filed under: Credit, Personal Finance, Credit Cards, Shopping Garry Gay/Alamy By Jason Steele It's hard to believe how some things have changed during our lifetime. Not long ago, we used to hurry home to watch our favorite shows on low-definition telev.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceMay 19th, 2015

American Express to Roll Out Loyalty Program Plenti

Filed under: Personal Finance, Credit Cards, Shopping, Financial Services, Financial Education American Express via AP By KEN SWEET NEW YORK -- American Express (AXP) will roll out a new loyalty program, Plenti, on Monday, allowing U.S. shoppers for the.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceMay 4th, 2015

That Signup Bonus for Getting a Store Credit Card Isn"t Enough

Filed under: Macy's, Retail, Target, Store Credit Cards, Financial Education Blend Images/Alamy Whether you're out on a shopping spree to take advantage of a great sale or focused on buying just one thing, who doesn't like the chance to save 10 or 20 per.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceApr 24th, 2015

Millennials and Credit Cards: How We"re Getting It Wrong

Filed under: Family Money, Personal Finance, Credit Cards, Shopping, Credit History Getty Images By Brian O'Connell NEW YORK -- The best time of life to get a credit card is when you're college-aged, but that's not how things are working. According to .....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceApr 20th, 2015

India’s Banks Undertake Bold Push

Indian banks, hoping to offset a slow recovery in corporate lending, are pushing into credit cards and personal loans, using blanket advertising, cold call campaigns and even sending employees to malls to lure customers. Lending to companies has tradition.....»»

Category: topSource: marketpulseApr 20th, 2015

Banks turn to consumer loans to counter corporate slowdown

Indian banks, hoping to offset a slow recovery in corporate lending, are pushing into credit cards and personal loans, using blanket advertising, cold call campaigns and even sending employees to malls to lure customers......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2015

Costco Strikes Credit Card Deal with Citi, Visa

Filed under: Retail, Personal Finance, Credit Cards, Shopping, This Built America Rick Bowmer/AP NEW YORK -- Costco says it struck a deal for Citi to be the exclusive issuer of its co-branded credit cards, with Visa replacing American Express as the card.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceMar 2nd, 2015

Loan-Shopping Tips for Subprime Borrowers

Borrowers with low credit scores can find auto loans, credit cards and personal loans, but they need to shop carefully......»»

Category: blogSource: totalreturnFeb 18th, 2015

5 Romantic Ways to Have a Fun Yet Frugal Valentine"s Day

Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Marriage Jupiterimages By AJ Smith If you have a significant other, you know Valentine's Day can be stressful and expensive. From cards and gifts to flowers and dinners, your wallet can face a hit worse than during the hol.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceFeb 13th, 2015

Holiday shopping deals still not over

Gift cards, excess inventory mean major discounts and money to spend.         Gift cards, excess inventory mean major discounts and money to spend.        .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 31st, 2014

Weak rouble rebounds, but Russians keep up seasonal spending spree

Despite an ongoing currency crisis, Russians crowd shopping malls in the capital for some last-minute holiday shopping. Nathan Frandino reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersDec 26th, 2014

Last U.S. holiday shopping weekend off to solid start

CHICAGO/NEW YORK (Reuters) - Shoppers filled up malls and department stores on the last weekend before Christmas, as the weather cooperated to help raise the prospect of a solid finish to a holiday season that has so far produced mixed results......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 20th, 2014

The Easy, Quick 20-Cent Greeting Card (for Christmas, Too)

Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Saving Image Source By Karla Bowsher My mom taught me to buy greeting cards at the dollar store. She says she refuses to pay a threefold markup for a Hallmark logo when it's the thought that counts. And most people toss ca.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceDec 14th, 2014

Now Might Not Be A Bad Time To Invest In Shopping Malls

Foot traffic and retail sales are declining at U.S. shopping malls, and the reason is no surprise: the relentless rise of online retail. Yet Credit Suisse still expects real estate investment trusts focused on malls to perform quite well. A paradox? Not q.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2014

Americans get ready to snap up Cyber Monday deals after long shopping weekend

After a busy holiday weekend in shopping malls, millions of Americans are expected to log on and keep shopping on the day dubbed Cyber Monday......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 30th, 2014

"Tis The Season for Credit Card Warnings

Filed under: Personal Finance, Credit Cards, Credit Repair, Spending, Financial Education arek_malang/Shutterstock It's that time of year: pull out the gloves and winter coat, plan your holiday get-togethers with family and friends, and heed the warnings.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceNov 19th, 2014

How to Avoid Gift Card Fraud This Holiday Season

Filed under: Holiday Shopping, Personal Finance, Consumer Issues, Financial Education Getty Images By Susan Johnston ​Gift cards will be the most requested gift this holiday season for the eighth consecutive year, the National Retail Federation rep.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceNov 19th, 2014

IS SEOUL’S RETAIL SCENE BENEFITING FROM HONG KONG’S TROUBLES?

In China, Golden Week is a national holiday that starts on Oct. 1 and propels lots of mainlanders into Hong Kong’s shopping malls. However, pro-democracy protests have paralyzed traffic and the stores are feeling the pinch. Where is the next hot retail .....»»

Category: topSource: alphanowOct 11th, 2014

Why Home Depot"s Hack Isn"t Like Target"s

Filed under: Identity Theft, Retail, Credit Cards, Shopping, Security Elise Amendola/AP By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO NEW YORK -- Home Depot's data breach could wind up being among the largest ever for a retailer, but that may not matter to its millions of custo.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceSep 11th, 2014

Home Depot Said to Contact Secret Service Over Alleged Breach

Filed under: Identity Theft, Retail, Credit Cards, Shopping, Security Judith Collins/Alamy By Mark Hosenball WASHINGTON - Home improvement giant Home Depot (HD) has been in contact with the U.S. Secret Service about an alleged major breach of customer a.....»»

Category: topSource: dailyfinanceSep 4th, 2014