Chase & Amazon Launch a 5% or 2% or 1% Rewards Credit Card

Amazon.com and Chase unveiled the new Amazon Prime Rewards Visa Signature Card, offering 5% Back on all Amazon.com purchases and rewards everywhere else you shop, including 2% Back at restaurants, gas stations and drugstores, and 1% Back on every other purchase, available exclusively for eligible Prime members.  Existing Amazon Rewards Visa Signature cardmembers with an…

Beware of Gift Card Exchanges Not Playing By the Rules & Possibly Ripping You Off

Gift Card Granny says some discount gift card exchanges are not adhering to consumer protection standards and are ripe for potential fraud.  The meta site partnering with discount gift card exchanges, has established the first Consumer Protection Standards amongst its vetted partner base. Granny’s unique relationship with both the gift card buyers and sellers has…

Discover Card and PayPal Become True Pals by Expanding POS Mobile Payments

Discover and PayPal have inked a deal PayPal more widely available to Discover cardholders and merchants.  The agreement provides PayPal with access to Discover’s tokenization services, expanding PayPal’s reach at the point of sale, which will enable U.S. PayPal customers to pay with their Discover cards at all of the contactless-enabled merchants that accept Discover.…

The Most Oblique Imagery Viewing Service is Just a Credit Card Swipe Away

The ultimate online highly detailed map service is now available via credit card, bank transfer or purchase order. The service is serious stuff and not just for snooping on your neighbors.  With the new Mezurit.com: *Engineers and Architects can evaluate and better understand construction site environments–and even calculate solar potential. *Assessors can view properties from…

Crushing College Debt Screwing Up Millennials’ Personal & Professional Decisions

A new study finds the crushing amount of student loan debt they have incurred will rule key life milestones (i.e., marriage, children and homeownership) and affect their level of engagement at work.  According to an ORC International survey commissioned by PadillaCRT, a large percentage of millennials believe their student loan repayments will last well into…

3 Million Students Personal Finance Edumacated by Expert Dave Ramsey

Dave Ramsey’s Foundations in Personal Finance has been taught in a third of high schools across the nation. To-date three million students are now trained for a lifetime of sound financial decisions by teaching the value of saving, spending and giving.  Foundations in Personal Finance is a turnkey curriculum that meets standards and benchmarks in…