PULSE Keeping PINs, Accounts Secure During ATM & Debit Card Safety Awareness Month

Your birthday might be one of the most joyous times of the year to celebrate, but it makes for a terrible debit card PIN, as do wedding anniversaries and graduation dates. Any pertinent piece of personal information you might keep on hand (which you shouldn’t in the first place) is … Read more…

PULSE Keeping PINs, Accounts Secure During ATM & Debit Card Safety Awareness Month

Your birthday might be one of the most joyous times of the year to celebrate, but it makes for a terrible debit card PIN, as do wedding anniversaries and graduation dates. Any pertinent piece of personal information you might keep on hand (which you shouldn’t in the first place) is … Read more…

“American Express Unstaged” Helps Usher Fans Groove with an Interactive Performance Experience in London

American Express has partnered up music video website VEVO and video-sharing website YouTube to present the seven-time Grammy winning and multi-platinum recording artist Usher live in concert from the Hammersmith Apollo in London on Monday June 11 at 4pm ET. The interactive art-in-motion experience will be directed by Hamish Hamilton, … Read more…

Credit Card Companies Ramp Up Loyalty Programs To Boost Sales

Because of their popularity with American consumers, loyalty and rewards programs have a major influence promoting credit cards via affiliate programs. The type of rewards program a credit card offers (and what demographic that rewards program appeals to) varies widely, but there’s a credit card rewards program for every online … Read more…

Washington, D.C. To Host Inaugural “Power of Prepaid” Industry Trade Show June 3-6

Due to the increasing popularity and prominence of prepaid cards, the Network Branded Prepaid Card Association will be hosting the 2012 Annual Congress – The Power of PrepaidTM from June 3-6 at the Gaylord National Hotel and Conference Center in our nation’s capital. According to the Mercator Advisory Group research … Read more…

New Angry Birds Credit Cards Flinging into Russia

Rovio Entertainment, the Finnish developers behind the wildly popular strategy puzzle game Angry Birds, are partnering with Russia’s Promsvyazbank and Internet Retail Solutions to release a credit card featuring the famous feathered characters on June 4th. Angry Birds has been downloaded over a billion times since its release in 2009, … Read more…

Visa Enables Athletes To payWave, During The 2012 Olympic Games

This year Visa has teamed up with technology giant, Samsung, to throw their name into the rapidly growing hat that is Near Field Communications (NFC) payments. NFC technology is being used to bolster the future of consumer payments via mobile devices. Olympic Launch By using payWave, Visa-sponsored athletes and other … Read more…