Loyalty and rewards

December 9, 2019 12:01 AM
Goldenwest Federal Credit Union is taking another crack at bringing home an underperforming revenue stream, hoping support for due date payments can spur more members to use the service.
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December 3, 2019 11:16 AM
First Horizon Bank has chosen to utilize FIS’ Relationship Rewards white label solution to provide faster rewards payouts that focus on the entire bank-customer relationship and not just individual transactions.
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December 3, 2019 12:01 AM
PayPal is moving ahead with plans to integrate with both Amex and Discover, and the details of how PayPal will work with these card networks are starting to take shape.
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M&A
November 27, 2019 10:31 AM
With only 17 million users, compared to PayPal’s 300 million, Honey seems minuscule. But this is PayPal's largest acquisition ever by price, and it far eclipses the $800 million PayPal spent in 2013 for Braintree, which owned Venmo.
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November 26, 2019 11:25 AM
American Express is launching a credit card that provides consumers in the U.K. cash back for reaching physical activity goals.
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November 20, 2019 7:56 PM
By attaching to Honey and its base of 17 million mostly young, female consumers who use the platform to find the best price on e-commerce deals, PayPal also is aiming to get closer to merchants with customized offers.
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November 11, 2019 11:00 AM
The challenge is to digitize digital currency rewards in such a way where a retailer could issue its own token, and that token could be used at a multitude of retailers, says cryptocurrency lawyer Felix Shipkevich.
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While American Express initially lost customers after JPMorgan Chase introduced the popular Sapphire Reserve premium card in 2016, the firm said it's seen a 60% increase in growth in Platinum accounts.
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October 29, 2019 1:18 PM
PayPal is adding rewards to its Venmo credit card in a way that seems to echo Apple's strategy with Apple Card.
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October 28, 2019 3:38 PM
Uber launched a series of financial services to provide real-time wage payments and enhanced account features in a single app, seemingly putting Uber in the role of a digital bank.
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