Mastercard said it plans to provide support for some cryptocurrency transactions, following Tesla and Wall Street firms into the hot and volatile sector. "We are preparing right now for the future of crypto and payments," a Mastercard official said.
The joke cryptocurrency currently ranks 12th among the world's largest cryptocurrencies based on market cap value.
Kyetra Bryant said she and her partner booked the flight out of Charlotte Douglas Airport on Thanksgiving Day last year but didn't notice the charge from a self-service baggage kiosk until she looked at her bank statement.
Mastercard will start letting trans and non-binary individuals use their chosen name on the front of their cards, without requiring a legal name change.
The campaign will see 10,000 school meals donated each time Neymar or Messi score at this World Cup.
A financial experiment in the slums of Nairobi hopes to digitize the world's unbanked.
U.S. retail sales are up to 7.9 percent. Sales had grown 5.5 percent in 2014.
According to MasterCard, Apple Pay stores no sensitive financial information on iPhones.