Retailers May Soon Charge Fees for Those Who Use Credit Cards

Imagine this scenario. You visit your local supermarket to pick up your groceries for the week. The total bill is around $100, and when you whip out your trusty American Express card to complete the purchase, you’re told there will be a $3 surcharge. You’re immediately outraged and begin arguing with the clerk. They calmly … Continue reading “Retailers May Soon Charge Fees for Those Who Use Credit Cards”

Chase Liquid: Just Another Prepaid Credit Card?

You may have seen commercials recently for the “Chase Liquid” and wondered what it was all about. Well, spoiler alert! It’s a new prepaid credit card, the latest to enter an already crowded space. Yes, Suze Orman already launched her prepaid card, The Approved Card, back in early 2012. So let’s dig deep and see … Continue reading “Chase Liquid: Just Another Prepaid Credit Card?”

Are Credit Cards Going to Be Obsolete Soon?

With all the new technology being introduced to the world, one has to wonder if seemingly ancient plastic credit cards are on their way out, for good. After all, they haven’t changed a whole lot over the past couple decades. We’re still carrying around rectangular pieces of plastic in our wallets that contain 15 or … Continue reading “Are Credit Cards Going to Be Obsolete Soon?”