Promoting Credit Cards to Help Students with Back-to-School Budgeting

College campuses across the country are beginning their fall semester sessions, but many students will be learning a poignant lesson about finances before they even take their first quiz. The financial aid provided to a large amount of students nowadays runs out quickly, especially if not spent wisely. That leaves … Read more…

Discover and PayPal Partnering To Bring Services To Millions of Brick-and-Mortar Shops

Discover Financial Services has teamed up with e-commerce business PayPal to extend their payment brand to over 7 million retail locations in the United States in 2013. PayPal, a subsidiary of eBay Inc., will be bringing their loyal base of over 50 million U.S. customers to these brick-and-mortar locations across … Read more…

MasterCard Declares Chicago Priceless

Ascending to its rightful place among the pantheon of metropolitan destinations already part of the MasterCard® Priceless® program, Chicago now offers its best to cardholders from all over the city and the world. A perfect promotional tool for avid travelers or inhabitants of Chicago, the newest MasterCard® Priceless® Cities program … Read more…

Using Credit Cards to Survive a Zombie Economy

Joblessness is rampant. Retail sales are down for the third consecutive month. People aren’t just not buying new homes on the market, landslide real estate prices are forcing some to practically abandon their own in hopes of retaining a fraction of their investment value. The combination of these problems and … Read more…

Paperless P2P Spending – Budgeting Weekend Spending for Teens at Home

Growing up, we’ve all asked our parents for a few dollars for frivolous spending. Over time, those dollars can add up to a sizable investment squandered or retirement cushion lost. As Gen Y begins interrogating their own young children as to why they now need those 5, 10, 20 dollars … Read more…

Credit Cards and Sports Sites – A Winning Team

If you think that promoting credit cards should only be relegated to websites containing strictly financial content, your head isn’t in the game. Sure, landing pages with credit card banner ads advocating smart spending to anyone from college students to retirees have the potential to generate quite a few clicks, … Read more…