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Credit Card Fees NEWS

Visa to Modify Interchange Fees

[Thursday, March 5th, 2020]

Recently, it became known that Visa‘s intended to make significant changes to card interchange fees, also called swipe fees, which are to become the biggest modification in this field for the last 10 years. Interchange fees are paid by merchants to the card issuer for processing credit card and debit card transactions when customers prefer […]

5 Hints for Reaching Worthier Credit Card APRs and Fees

[Wednesday, June 19th, 2019]

Each of us aims to save as much as possible. But sometimes credit card fees and APRs may be so terribly enormous that all your payments disappear covering them, and you can’t even start paying the very debt. Our specialists prepared 5 tips to help you get lower credit card APRs and fees.

Credit Card Issuers Waive Fees For Workers Facing Furlough

[Monday, January 7th, 2019]

For government employees facing a shutdown, there are numerous worries – as well as some upsides. It might be nice to take an extended vacation from your job, but bills and expenses don’t go away just because your job does. One bright spot for anyone facing an unexpected break from their job and their paycheck […]

New No-Fee American Express Card Offers Cash Back On Every Purchase

[Saturday, June 30th, 2018]

A new credit card from American Express offers 1.5 percent cash back on every purchase and has no annual fee.

The American Express Cash Magnet card has a number of features that are designed to give consumers maximum choice and control over the way they make purchases. The “Pay It Plan It” tool lets cardholders split large purchases into installments that they pay over time, with a fixed fee-per-month and no interest charges.

Citi Comes In First For Customer Satisfaction

[Tuesday, December 12th, 2017]

The American Customer Service Index (ACSI) has named Citibank number one for the second year in a row. The card issuer was lauded for many improvements to their products and network, as well as mobile enhancements that make life easier for cardholders.

No-Fee Credit Cards Are Booming

[Monday, September 26th, 2016]

One of the most popular new trends in credit cards is the turn toward no-fee cards. For a long time, people have been able to get credit cards with no annual fee, but now they can get cards that also have no late fees, no over-the-limit fees, and no foreign transaction fees.

No-Fee Credit Cards Are the Latest Industry Trend

[Thursday, March 10th, 2016]

There’s good news for folks who chronically pay their bills late. Late payment fees are on their way out, according to recent trends in the credit card industry

Star Trek Fans Get Their Own Credit Cards

[Friday, September 4th, 2015]

Trekkies are in luck, as a new line of credit cards has been announced just for them. NASA Federal Credit Union has launched a series of Star Trek credit cards licensed by CBS.

No-Annual Fee Credit Cards for Tennis Express, Alumni Associations

[Wednesday, February 4th, 2015]

Three new Visa Rewards credit cards are now available from Commerce Bank, offering no annual fee and the opportunity to earn points that cardholders can redeem for cash back, statement credits, gift cards, travel benefits, or merchandise.

Finance Experts Urge You to Avoid These 7 Types of Fees

[Wednesday, July 9th, 2014]

No one likes paying fees. Bank fees, credit card fees, overdue fees, library fees, and school fees — the list of annoying charges that crop up in everyday life goes on and on.