Consumer use of credit cards rose dramatically during the late 20th century, fueled in part by real estate price increases that made homeowners wealthier. With the recent drop in home values, credit card debt has become a serious problem.
Many people enjoy catalog shopping because it can save time and is an easy and convenient way to shop from the comfort of your own home. This photo shows a woman on the phone, ordering from a catalog with her credit card at home.
From retirement savings to mortgages to credit card interest rates, there are many areas of the economy that the coronavirus could touch. Here's what we know now about the ways the outbreak could affect your money.
CNBC. Thu, 27 Feb 2020 15:07:07 GMT.
United Airlines Holdings (UAL) unit United Airlines' extended contract with the two credit card companies highlights the growing importance of co-branded card partnerships in the airline space.
Zacks Equity Research. Zacks. Mon, 24 Feb 2020 18:39:00 GMT.
Engineers have developed a small, mirrored chip that helps to produce dark-field images, without dedicated expensive components. The chip is slightly larger than a postage stamp and as thin as a credit card. ...
Science Daily. Mon, 24 Feb 2020 11:13:35 EST.
Technology being developed by payment giant Mastercard would dentify customers by examining their physical characteristics and how they walk to automatically open the turnstiles.
Daily Mail. Mon, 24 Feb 2020 01:33:48 GMT.