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Walmart Sues Visa Over Credit Card Fees

Walmart Sues Visa Over Credit Card Fees

By Mike Tuttle March 31, 2014

Retail giant Walmart has filed suit against credit card giant Visa. The Arkansas firm is seeking $5 Billion from Visa for conspiring with banks to rig the fees that merchants pay for accepting Visa cards. According to AFP, Walmart alleges …

Target Corp Says PIN Numbers Have Been Stolen Target Corp Says PIN Numbers Have Been Stolen

It’s been a bad end of the year for Target Corp. and it seems that things just got worse. Yesterday the company announced that credit and debit card PIN numbers were stolen from customers, along with the actual account information …

Will The Target Hack Lead To More Power For The FTC? Will The Target Hack Lead To More Power For The FTC?
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Target, one of the nation’s largest retailers, suffered a major security breach over the holiday shopping season that affected millions of its in-store customers. In fact, it’s estimated that 40 million dedit and card card accounts were stolen. It’s already …

The Best Credit Cards Of 2013- Choose Carefully The Best Credit Cards Of 2013- Choose Carefully
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Credit cards, some people hate them and others swear by them. They can either help your credit or hurt your credit and come in handy during an emergency. If you are thinking about applying for your first credit card or …

Square Has a New, Thinner Card Reader Square Has a New, Thinner Card Reader

Square has just unveiled a brand new credit card reader, one that they call their “best performing Square Reader ever.” The reader has not only improved in swiping functionality (it should be easier to swipe now), but the new Square …

PayPal Makes Prepaid Gift Cards Easier PayPal Makes Prepaid Gift Cards Easier

PayPal announced that it now supports prepaid gift cards in that consumers can use them anywhere that accepts PayPal. This is just in time for the holidays, when many people will be getting these cards as gifts. As PayPal explains, …

Add Cards By Taking Pictures With Google Wallet App Add Cards By Taking Pictures With Google Wallet App

Earlier this week, Google unveiled the Google Wallet Card, a physical card that you can use to pay for things at stores using your Google Wallet account. Google has now updated its Google Wallet app for Android, adding another big …

Groupon Adds Credit Card Terminals To Payments Suite Groupon Adds Credit Card Terminals To Payments Suite
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Groupon announced on Wednesday that it is adding credit card terminals to its existing payments suite for local businesses. “This addition extends our popular payments service to the most common way that local businesses accept payments, making an affordable payments …

League of Legends American Express Cards Announced League of Legends American Express Cards Announced
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League of Legends has quietly become one of the most popular games in the entire world. The MOBA has now gotten so big that mainstream credit card companies are looking to cash in on the phenomenon. American Express this week …

The Angry Birds Visa Card Is Now A Reality The Angry Birds Visa Card Is Now A Reality
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Back in November, news came out that Rovio had partnered with Kaiku on Angry Birds prepaid Visa cards. Today, Kaiku announced the launch of the cards, which come in four designs. The cards are available in: Red Bird, Yellow Bird, …

Google Expands AdWords Business Credit Again Google Expands AdWords Business Credit Again

Last month, Google announced the expansion of AdWords Business Credit, a credit card for AdWords. Today, the company announced that it is making it available to more businesses in the U.S. “While a variety of different businesses benefited from the …

The Google AdWords Credit Card Expands The Google AdWords Credit Card Expands
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Last year, Google launched a pilot for AdWords Business Credit in the United States, giving small businesses an AdWords branded credit card. Now, Google is expanding the pilot into the UK, and says it will also send more invitations out …

Google Wallet Ditching Prepaid Card Option Google Wallet Ditching Prepaid Card Option

For a while now, Google has been bribing people into installing Google Wallet on their smartphones, giving out a free $10 to some who activate the app. Now, it seems customers might want to go ahead and spend that money …

Mobile Payment Method to Overshadow Cash & Credit? Mobile Payment Method to Overshadow Cash & Credit?

We reported earlier that cash and coins were being used and accepted less in Sweden. The shift to make cash money a thing of the past in the country has sparked controversy and impacted its people tremendously. Some people feel …

Foursquare and American Express Launch Specials for Cardholders Foursquare and American Express Launch Specials for Cardholders
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Back in March, just before SXSW, Foursquare announced a partnership with American Express that would see card users getting discounts, by checking in at stores, restaurants, etc. They began testing in Austin, where those who linked their AmEx and Foursquare …

Square Gets Visa Backing Square Gets Visa Backing
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Square has received a new investment from Visa, which is the largest credit card company in the world. While the exact amount of the investment is unknown, it’s rumored to be in the millions. Square COO Keith Rabbois told the …

Foursquare Partners with American Express
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Foursquare and American Express have entered into a partnership that will see card users getting discounts at stores, restaurants, etc. via Foursquare. WebProNews recently exchanged a few tweets with Foursquare CEO Dennis Crowley, following an article we posted questioning how …