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Financial Services, Industries

PayPal Rises on New Partnership With Walmart

October 11, 2018

Via: TheStreet

PayPal Holdings Inc. (PYPL) is going brick-and-mortar. The digital payment service announced a partnership with Walmart Inc. (WMT) that will allow customers to withdraw and deposit funds to and from their accounts at Walmart stores. PayPal shares were up 1.7% […]


Financial Services, Industries

Banking: Wells Fargo, Chime, Empower banks fight for millennial accounts

September 20, 2018

Via: USA TODAY

Are you between 21 and 37? Please bank with us. That’s the message millennials are hearing as the battle between the big banks and fintech companies for their hearts and deposits heats up. The newest entrant in the fray – […]


Financial Services, Industries, News

Visa and Mastercard Will Pay $6 Billion to End a Massive Price-Fixing Lawsuit

September 18, 2018

Via: Fortune

Visa and Mastercard agreed to pay as much as $6.2 billion to end a long-running price-fixing case brought by merchants over card fees, the largest-ever class action settlement of an antitrust case. The two card companies will pay between $5.54 […]


Financial Services, Industries

Coinbase Launches ‘Prime’ Service in Push to Lure Big Institutional Investors

May 15, 2018

Via: Fortune

Coinbase has unveiled a spate of products and services aimed at major players in the financial industry. Tuesday’s announcement, which included a new “white glove” offering called Coinbase Prime, comes as the San Francisco digital currency exchange seeks to entrench […]


Finance Tech, Financial Services, Industries, Trading

Tax cuts were supposed to juice the economy, but banks aren’t seeing it

April 16, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Is the tax revamp signed into law in December helping banks? One quarter in, earnings results show that it’s complicated. On Friday, JPMorgan Chase JPM, -2.71% said its quarterly profit jumped by more than one-third to an all-time high, helped […]


Finance Tech, Financial Services, Industries, Mobile Banking & Payments

The best e-commerce platform of 2018

February 6, 2018

Via: TechRadar

As more and more folks head online to shop, it’s not surprising that the e-commerce sector is thriving. However, with so much choice in how you set up your online store, it can be difficult finding the right platform for […]


Financial Services, Industries

How Tax Reform Makes Goldman Sachs a Winner – and a Loser

January 30, 2018

Via: Fortune

Confused about the new tax law? Join the crowd. The tax reforms are having wildly different impacts on different companies–and no company illustrates those discrepancies better than Wall Street titan Goldman Sachs. Marquee names from Comcast to Verizon and Wells […]


Financial Services, Industries

Delta rolls out new no-fee AmEx amid hot airline credit card market

September 6, 2017

Via: USA TODAY

Delta Air Lines is rolling out a new frequent-flier credit card with no annual fee, part of an effort to court new customers in the increasingly lucrative market for airline-branded credit cards. The new “Blue Delta SkyMiles Credit Card” will […]


Education, Financial Services, Industries

Visa, MasterCard, Discover Offer Secured Credit Cards, a Tool for College Kids

September 1, 2017

Via: TheStreet

Far too many college students shy away from credit cards. In fact, only 33% of people between 18 and 29 even have one. Yet, not having a credit card has serious implications for your financial future. For one, without a […]


Financial Services, Industries

AmEx Pays $96 Million to Cardholders to Settle Discrimination Claim

August 24, 2017

Via: TheStreet

American Express Co. (AXP) is resolving a government watchdog’s discrimination review by paying at least $96 million to customers in Puerto Rico and other U.S. territories who were charged higher fees and interest rates than cardholders in the rest of […]