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Swipe-Fee Rule Rejection Helps Merchants and Banks’ Cost
Swipe-Fee Rule Rejection Helps Merchants and Banks’ Cost
Swipe-Fee Rule Rejection Helps Merchants and Banks’ Cost

Swipe-Fee Rule Rejection Helps Merchants and Banks’ Cost

Before Federal Reserve regulations cut back on perks such as reward programs and free checking to soften the blow, Lenders collected about $16 billion annually from swipe fees. Unless overturned, the decision will force regula...
 
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Credit and Debit Card Issuers Agree to a $7.25 Billion Settlement with US Retailers

“This is a historic settlement,” said Bonny Sweeney, a lawyer for the plaintiffs. The settlement “will help shift the competitive balance from one formerly dominated by the banks which controlled the card networks to the side ...

 
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First Tennessee Bank Introduces Its New Debit Card for UT Vols Fans
First Tennessee Bank Introduces Its New Debit Card for UT Vols Fans
First Tennessee Bank Introduces Its New Debit Card for UT Vols Fans

First Tennessee Bank Introduces Its New Debit Card for UT Vols Fans

First Tennessee Bank, a longtime corporate supporter and the official bank of the University of Tennesse’s Vols and Lady Vols, already offers Big Orange checking, with personalized checks.
 
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Oakland Issues Hybrid ID – Prepaid Debit Cards
Oakland Issues Hybrid ID – Prepaid Debit Cards
Oakland Issues Hybrid ID – Prepaid Debit Cards

Oakland Issues Hybrid ID – Prepaid Debit Cards

According to the article by J.B. Wogan, the reason Oakland chose to do this is because of a desire to encourage more low-income residents – typically the segment of the population that does not already have an ID – to have acc...

 
 
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Wells Fargo Prepaid

11/5/2013: At this time, Wells Fargo is not opening new Wells Fargo Prepaid Cards; however, existing customers may continue to fund and use their cards.  
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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Occupy Prepaid Debit Card No Slam Dunk
Occupy Prepaid Debit Card No Slam Dunk
Occupy Prepaid Debit Card No Slam Dunk

Occupy Prepaid Debit Card No Slam Dunk

Good intentions and plenty of publicity aside, the Occupy Cooperative faces a tough road ahead. That’s the message of a recent article in Time Magazine entitled “5 Hurdles an “Occupy”-Branded Banking Product Must Clear.” In the...