Tag Archive: Credit


Apple Pay now covers 90% of U.S. credit card purchase volume

Apple Pay’s list of supporters is continuing to grow this week, as Apple announced this morning that dozens of new banks, retailers, and start-ups have signed up to bring Apple’s mobile wallet to their customers. The company’s new e-commerce product…Read more ›

App Store users in China can now pay with UnionPay debit and credit cards

Apple has announced that its China App Store, the second biggest in the world, is now accepting UnionPay as a payment option for customers. As the most popular payment card in China — with over 4.5 billion cards issued to date…Read more ›

New Apple rewards credit card will earn you free gift cards

Frequent Apple Store shoppers will love the company’s latest credit card partnership with Barclaycard and Visa. Like rewards cards from Amazon and others, you earn points when you spend that add up to free money. “The Barclaycard Visa with Apple…Read more ›

Amazon Rewards credit card now supports Apple Pay

Amazon added Apple Pay support today for its Amazon.com Rewards Visa. Since Chase, the Amazon rewards card issuer, was an Apple Pay launch partner, some speculated that Amazon intentionally opted out of Apple’s mobile payments system. But Amazon quickly confirmed…Read more ›

Apple Pay works abroad if you have a U.S. credit card

While Apple Pay is technically limited to the United States, iPhone owners around the world are having luck using the service with cards issued in the U.S. Reports out of Australia show Apple Pay working like normal at NFC terminals…Read more ›

Grab your credit card: The Apple Store is back online

Tim Cook and Phil Schiller just got done revealing the new iPad Air 2 and iMac with Retina 5k display, and while you can’t pre-order the new iPads until tomorrow, the new iMac and Mac mini are available now. The…Read more ›

Amazon reader lets you take credit card payments with your phone

Amazon is the latest company to move into the ultra-hot area of mobile payments with a new hardware/software combination called Amazon Local Register. It’s essentially a credit card reader that attaches to your tablet or smartphone, and is accompanied by…Read more ›

How to get $1 free video credit with every Amazon Prime purchase

Are you an Amazon Prime member? If you’re willing to settle for slower shipping, you may be able to trade prompt delivery for sweet, sweet digital credits. Why would anyone who pays $ 99-plus a year for Amazon Prime opt for…Read more ›

ChargeCard is a credit card-size cable for when you need a charge [Deals]

The best type of charging cable is the one you have on you. So stay prepared and leave that tangled mess behind with ChargeCard. ChargeCard is your iPhone lightning cable, shaped like a credit card. It’s designed to fit into…Read more ›

Credit card-size iPhone charger packs backup battery

Remember when the coolest brag for a gadget was that it was “credit card size”? Those times are back. The Revi Charger is a credit card-size iPhone charger with a built-in backup battery, and could really be just the thing…Read more ›