Credit card services

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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FILE - This April 2017 file photo provided by NerdWallet shows Liz Weston, a columnist for personal finance website NerdWallet.com. (NerdWallet via AP, File)
October 02, 2017 - 9:54 am
Adding freezes to your credit reports is an appropriate response to the massive Equifax database breach that exposed the private information of 143 million Americans. Don't make the mistake of thinking those freezes will keep you safe, however. Credit freezes lock down your credit reports in a way...
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September 29, 2017 - 3:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce and an array of trade groups representing banks and businesses have filed a lawsuit targeting a rule that allows people to band together to sue banks or credit card companies. The rule from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau would give people the...
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July 20, 2017 - 10:50 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republicans are targeting a rule that would let consumers band together to sue their banks or credit card companies rather than use a mediator to resolve a dispute. A consumer protection agency finalized the rule last week. The agency said people who otherwise have to go it alone...
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FILE - In this June 13, 2012, file photo, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon testifies before the Senate Banking Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington. During calls with reporters and Wall Street analysts on Friday, July 14, 2017, Dimon vented his irritation with politicians and the news media, arguing that the nation is spending too much time bickering instead of solving real issues. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File)
July 14, 2017 - 2:09 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — After JPMorgan Chase posted a record $7 billion quarterly profit, the last thing a contentious Jamie Dimon wanted to talk about Friday were his company's earnings. Instead, the CEO of the nation's largest bank vented his irritation with politicians and what he called gridlock that's...
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July 11, 2017 - 6:49 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican lawmakers have overturned more than a dozen regulations issued under President Barack Obama. Now, they're looking to do the same to a rule issued Monday that would let consumers band together to sue their banks or credit card companies rather than use a mediator to...
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FILE - In this Oct. 7, 2015, file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray listens to a speaker during a hearing in Denver. The CFPB has decided to broadly ban the use of so-called arbitration clauses from financial products. Cordray said mandatory arbitration clauses are a way for banks and other financial companies to “sidestep the legal system.” Consumer advocates have been pushing for years for stricter federal regulation of these types of clauses. But the move is likely to face pushback from the banking industry and the Republican-controlled Congress. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
July 10, 2017 - 5:35 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Consumers could band together to sue their banks or credit card companies under a federal rule issued Monday that's likely to face resistance from Congressional Republicans and the White House. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau decided to ban most types of mandatory...
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FILE - In this Oct. 7, 201 file photo, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray listens to a speaker during a a hearing in Denver. Americans lodged nearly 300,000 complaints last year about their dealings with banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies, most compiled and made readily available for anyone to see as part of a database administered by the federal government. But that window may soon be closing. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
April 24, 2017 - 3:14 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican lawmakers want to make private a database of consumer complaints against banks, credit card issuers and other financial services companies. Industry groups criticize the database as potentially misleading and incomplete. They want to change the law allowing the...
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March 29, 2017 - 10:13 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is ordering a lower court to take a new look at a New York law that prohibits businesses from imposing fees on credit-card purchases. The court ruled unanimously Wednesday in a case about fees that merchants pay to credit-card issuers each time a customer charges...
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March 27, 2017 - 9:55 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will not restore a $7.25 billion settlement between merchants and Visa Inc. and MasterCard Inc. over credit card transaction fees. The justices did not comment Monday in leaving place a ruling by the federal appeals court in New York that tossed out the...
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