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Discover Now Lets You Redeem Any Amount of Your Cashback Bonus

Discover Now Lets You Redeem Any Amount of Your Cashback Bonus
November 24, 2014 No Comments »

An exciting new change has quietly taken place over at Discover. Now cardholders who earn cash back can redeem any amount, even as little as a penny. In the past, Discover only allowed cashback redemptions of $50 even (exact amount) ... Read More »

Get $10 in Amazon Gift Cards for Every 5 Taps with Softcard

Get $10 in Amazon Gift Cards for Every 5 Taps with Softcard
November 18, 2014 No Comments »

Sure, Apple Pay might be grabbing all the headlines, but Softcard will actually put money back in your pocket, time and time again. Their latest promotion, which began on November 1st and runs until December 31st 2014, allows Softcard users ... Read More »

MasterCard and Zwipe Launch Biometric Credit Card

MasterCard and Zwipe Launch Biometric Credit Card
October 20, 2014 No Comments »

By now everyone is familiar with Apple Pay, which is expected to completely change the way we pay for things. Instead of using a plastic credit card, we’ll be able to touch our iPhones to a payment terminal and select ... Read More »

Get $20 for Every Credit Card You Add and Use with Softcard This Month

Get $20 for Every Credit Card You Add and Use with Softcard This Month
October 6, 2014 No Comments »

Good deal alert! From now until October 31st, 2014, when you add a credit card to Softcard and simply use it to tap and pay once, you’ll get a $20 Amazon gift card. It’s that easy. Well, there are some ... Read More »

Apple Pay Offers Easy and Secure Mobile AND Online Payments

Apple Pay Offers Easy and Secure Mobile AND Online Payments
September 9, 2014 No Comments »

Apple’s long awaited iPhone 6 release is finally underway and it features a new mobile payment service called “Apple Pay.” In a nutshell, iPhone 6 users will be able to pay for things with their mobile device without the need ... Read More »

Isis Wallet Becomes Softcard Thanks to Terrorist Group

Isis Wallet Becomes Softcard Thanks to Terrorist Group
September 4, 2014 No Comments »

So I got an e-mail yesterday notifying me that the Isis Wallet is changing its name to “Softcard.” Isis Wallet CEO Michael Abbott noted that the company had been exploring a name change since July thanks to the violent militant ... Read More »

Capital One Second Look Protects Against Bogus Card Charges

Capital One Second Look Protects Against Bogus Card Charges
June 19, 2014 No Comments »

It’s becoming a credit card world, for better or worse. While plastic is convenient, and certainly safer than cash, there are some drawbacks. One being the likelihood that you’ll be overcharged or charged twice for something and never actually notice. ... Read More »

Your Chase Slate Card Is Becoming a Chase Freedom Card

Your Chase Slate Card Is Becoming a Chase Freedom Card
May 10, 2014 No Comments »

Have you received a letter from Chase informing you that your Chase Slate card is changing to a Chase Freedom card? Or more specifically, that it’s being updated to a Chase Freedom card so you can start earning cash back? ... Read More »

The Credit Card Cold War Halts Visa and MasterCard Payments in Russia

The Credit Card Cold War Halts Visa and MasterCard Payments in Russia
March 25, 2014 1 Comment »

The recent military action in Crimea has conjured up memories of the Cold War, which some believe really never ended, especially now that Russia is flexing its muscles once more. Back in the 1980s, blue jeans were smuggled into the ... Read More »

There’s a New Gameboy-Esque Device the Size of a Credit Card

There’s a New Gameboy-Esque Device the Size of a Credit Card
March 10, 2014 No Comments »

If you’re new to this site, let me first point out that I attempt to cover all products the size and shape of a credit card. That means I’ve reviewed the credit card knife and fork, the credit card bottle ... Read More »