Teaching Johnny how credit cards work Written by Geoff Williams October 6, 2011 In recent years, high schools and universities have been trying to teach students how to manage their money, bank accounts and credit cards. Moms and dads, who have been teaching their kids about money for generations, have likely been discussing money more, in recent years, ever since the economy began faltering. And now, credit card [...] Posted in:
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Money Messenger: Discover says its P2P is free, but is it? Written by Megg Mueller April 8, 2011 While credit cards make it easy to pay for purchases and utility bills, the convenience pretty much stops there unless your babysitter takes plastic or your Mom can run a credit card in her kitchen. Which is why Discover Financial Services has gotten into the person-to-person (P2P) game with its new Money Messenger service, "powered [...] Posted in:
Discover Card Offers Holiday Bonus Rewards Written by Mike Killian December 12, 2008 Editor's Note: This offer is no longer available. Click here for an updated list of cards from Discover
Editor's Note: This article is part of a popular Q & A format series in which we interview experts and industry professionals that have made significant contributions to the credit card industry.I have written quite a few articles [...] Posted in:
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Discover a Brighter Credit Card Campaign Written by Mike Killian September 23, 2008 How consumer friendly can a credit card campaign be? Daily consumers are "blitzed and belted" with card ads that promise to enhance our lives. A new eye-opening campaign aptly named Brighter Campaign offers a refreshing approach. As a long time consumer advocate for responsible debt management, I had never seen such an ad and was [...] Posted in:
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Discover Launches New Credit Score Tracking Service Written by Curtis Arnold
December 4, 2007
Discover Card is now offering comprehensive credit score tracking to its cardholders. Discover’s Credit ScoreTracker, which has a monthly fee, sends out alerts when a member’s score changes. It also provides resources to help members understand their scores and to reach target scores that they set themselves.
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Discover Card Consumer Survey Shows we're Upbeat about our Personal Finances, but�� Written by Curtis Arnold
September 10, 2007
In May, Discover launched a new research program, the “Spending Confidence Monitor,” with Rasmussen Reports, a well-known, independent survey research firm. Together, they’re planning to survey lots of us every month – they interviewed 500 consumers daily (15,000 total) in August alone – to find out what we think we’ll spend in the future, what [...] Posted in:
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Discover's New Business Credit Card May Transform Card Industry Written by Mike Killian August 18, 2006 Editor's Note: Thank you for your interest, this offer is expired and is no longer available.
Discover has launched a very unique and innovative business product simply called the Discover Business Card. While having some similarities to Discover's standard Platinum Card that has been offered to consumers since 1985, the business card is customized to meet [...] Posted in:
Discover Credit Card Offers Can Help Consumers Combat High Gas Prices Written by Mike Killian May 3, 2006 Editor's Note: Thank you for your interest, this offer is expired and is no longer available.
Celebrating 20 years of its Cash Rewards Program, Discover Card currently offers two great ways to save money at the gasoline pumps.
Each quarter, Discover Card offers 5% back for selected purchases within various categories through the Get More Program. For [...] Posted in:
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