Credit card services

December 02, 2017 - 6:51 pm
The technology publication Recode is reporting that Visa fired a high-profile executive for behavior that "violated" the credit card company's policy. Recode reported that Jim McCarthy's departure was announced in an internal memo Friday. As executive vice president of innovation and strategic...
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A boy looks over a Black Friday sale item at a J.C. Penney store, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Seattle. Black Friday has morphed from a single day when people got up early to score doorbusters into a whole season of deals, so shoppers may feel less need to be out. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
November 24, 2017 - 6:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local): 6:30 p.m.: Macy's says it has "fully resolved" problems on Black Friday related to its processing some gift and credit cards. The chain blamed the glitch on "overcapacity" that caused some transactions to take longer to process. It says...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, file photo, a travel-themed backdrop stands behind a rental car check-in counter as a customer rents a car at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, in Atlanta. Your credit card may provide important protections if you get in an accident in a rental car. Find out what it covers before the insurance hard sell at the rental counter. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
November 02, 2017 - 10:07 am
It's the hard sell at the car rental counter that everyone knows is coming but few know how to handle: rental car coverage. You might recall that your credit card provides some type of free protection for rental cars. That's probably true, and it can be valuable. But you have to know what coverage...
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
November 01, 2017 - 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed the repeal of a banking rule that would have allowed consumers to join together to sue their bank or credit card company to resolve financial disputes. The president signed the measure at the White House in private. Journalists were not...
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November 01, 2017 - 12:58 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The New York City bike path attack had been carried out with a pickup truck that home contractors or do-it-yourself handymen can get with no background check and little worry it will raise red flags among law enforcement. All it takes is a driver's license, a valid credit card and...
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Vice President Mike Pence speaks on tax reform at the American Enterprise Institute, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
October 25, 2017 - 4:16 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — In a further rollback of Obama-era regulations, the Republican-led Senate voted narrowly to repeal a banking rule that would have allowed consumers to join together to sue their bank or credit card company to resolve financial disputes. Vice President Mike Pence cast the final...
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Vice President Mike Pence speaks on tax reform at the American Enterprise Institute, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)
October 24, 2017 - 10:58 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led Senate narrowly voted Tuesday to repeal a banking rule that would let consumers band together to sue their bank or credit card company to resolve financial disputes. Vice President Mike Pence cast the final vote to break a 50-50 tie. The banking industry had...
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October 23, 2017 - 2:53 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Trump administration has come out against a set of new regulations that would allow consumers to band together to sue their bank or credit card company. A Treasury Department report released Monday takes aim at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau's so-called forced...
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FILE - In this April 25, 2013, file photo, credit and debit cards are displayed for a photographer in Baltimore. Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics, such as your fingerprint, face, voice, etc., into approving credit card applications and payments. It could lead to customers having to take a selfie to verify they actually made an online purchase or applied for a particular credit card. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)
October 19, 2017 - 4:23 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The selfie is everywhere — Facebook, Instagram, Twitter — and soon your bank could be asking for one in order to approve your purchase or credit card application. Payment processing giant Visa Inc. is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics —...
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This Monday, Jan. 11, 2016, photo shows a Chase bank branch in New York. JPMorgan Chase & Co. reports earnings Thursday, Oct. 12, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
October 12, 2017 - 6:25 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — JPMorgan Chase & Co. third-quarter profits rose 7 percent from a year earlier, as the bank as able to increase revenue in its consumer banking business even though the company saw a sizeable drop in trading revenue in the quarter. The biggest bank by deposits and assets said...
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