Mastercard Fined $648M Over X-Border EU Interchange Fees
Mastercard was slapped with a $648.3 million fine by the European Union, which alleged that the payments company raised the costs of card payments artificially. Read more here.
Why I Almost Smashed My Computer Booking My Last Trip
Sometimes we love making the least complicated things difficult. Knowledge isn’t always power it seems! Read more here.
Credit Card Benefits: Extended Warranty Protection Review
Most credit cards offer a free Extended Warranty benefit. If your new laptop, phone, or refrigerator malfunctions, and you’re past the 90-day manufacturer warranty, the credit card might kick in where the manufacturer does not. Read more here.
Hulu drops to just $5.99 per month after Netflix’s price hikes
Hulu just announced that it will lower the price of its base, ad-supported subscription plan to $5.99 per month — down from the current $7.99 — beginning on February 26th. Read more here.
Target will soon support Google Pay, Samsung Pay, and other contactless payments at checkout
Target has announced that it is, finally, going to support contactless payments at checkout. Long, long overdue, this news obviously means that you can use Google, Samsung, and Apple Pay, as well as NFC cards, at the payment terminals. Read more here.