Tag Archives: credit cards

Unistream Bank Cards Went Contactless

By | January 25, 2018

  MOSCOW, January 25, 2018 (Newswire.com) –Unistream Bank now offers a more convenient and simple way of payment for everyday purchases via contactless Visa cards. To make a payment, all it takes is putting the card to the terminal to process in a few seconds; there is no need to hand it over to a cashier for a transaction.… Read More »

Alliance Data To Launch Co-brand And Private Label Credit Cards For Ikea Group Retail Operations In The U.S.

By | January 9, 2018

•New credit program to support the rapid growth of IKEA in the U.S.  •Seamless application in stores and online will enable customers to begin enjoying benefits of the loyalty-driven card •Alliance Data’s proprietary data assets will deliver custom analytics and insights to drive top-line sales and increase visits online and in-store PLANO, TX – Jan. 9, 2018 – Alliance… Read More »

The first Issuing of JCB Ultimate Credit Card in Vietnam

By | December 25, 2017

Ho Chi Minh City and Tokyo, Dec 25, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – Sacombank, one of the largest commercial banks in Vietnam and JCB International Co. Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd. (“JCB”), today announced the launch of Sacombank JCB Ultimate Credit Card in Vietnam. This is the highest line of JCB for individual customers in… Read More »

American Express to Provide Additional Flexibility to Merchants By Eliminating Signature Requirements Worldwide

By | December 11, 2017

NEW YORK, December 11, 2017 —  American Express today announced it is eliminating the requirement for merchants to collect Card Members’ signatures for all purchase transactions at the point of sale beginning in April 2018. The move, which applies globally to all American Express-accepting merchants, will help provide a more consistent and simplified checkout experience for merchants and Card… Read More »

Philippines – BDO JCB Platinum Credit Card Launch

By | July 27, 2017

Manila, Philippines and Tokyo, Japan, July 27, 2017 – (ACN Newswire) – JCB International Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd., (referred to below as “JCB”) announced the launch of the first JCB Platinum Credit Card in the Philippines issued by BDO Unibank, Inc. (BDO), the largest bank in the country. The new high-end… Read More »

Bank of China to release Sheng Siong credit cards

By | July 21, 2017

These contactless cards offer 12% cash rebates. As part of efforts to drive Singapore’s cashless agenda, the Bank of China Singapore Branch (BOCSG) and local supermarket chain Sheng Siong launched a new contactless credit card that offers up to 12% cash rebate across all stores. According to a joint release, the cash rebate is the highest amongst grocery… Read More »

Shinsegae releases SSG branded credit card

By | July 19, 2017

Retail giant Shinsegae said Wednesday that it will release a branded credit card called the SSG Card on Thursday. While most retailers partner with existing credit card companies to create credit card benefits for their consumers, Shinsegae produced its own card to create synergy with its SSG Pay system. When used together with SSG Pay, the SSG card… Read More »

USA – Credit card growth is back to its prerecession high

By | May 9, 2017

The number of credit card accounts in the U.S. is rising quickly – and is now back to prerecession levels. To that point, 171 million consumers now have at least one credit card, the highest level since 2005, according to the most recent quarterly report by credit monitoring firm TransUnion. That works out to about 2.7 credit cards… Read More »

UAE Resident Alert: Beware of These Credit Card Frauds

By | April 5, 2017

There’s lot to learn from the experiences of these UAE residents being conned by fraud card transactions.  You are entitled to a ‘free’ credit card the moment you open a bank account. While using credit/debit cards make your life easy as you don’t have to carry cash anymore, it might come as a shock to receive a message… Read More »

How to Protect Yourself when Using a Financial Card at the ATM

By | January 30, 2017

Let’s face the reality, we like it or not, most of us do have one or more financial cards in our wallets. You might call them Credit Card, Debit Card, Cash Card, Visa Card, MasterCard Card, American Express Card, Cirrus Card, Cheque Card, Carte Bancaire, CB, Revolving, Bancomat, EC-Karte, Girocard, Eurocheque-Karte, GeldKarte, Carte Bleue, MIR Card, RuPay Card,… Read More »