New Senate Bill Aims to Shed Light on Credit Card Industry
American businesses are forced to pay some of the highest credit card swipe fees in the industrialized world.
Why Are Visa And Mastercard Still Doing Business with Pornhub?
Free porn isn't actually free. Not only is there a human cost, but the value of free porn is quantified with advertising revenue for the mega-corporations that run the sites.
Nintendo's Russian eShop in 'Maintenance Mode,' Suspends Ruble Payments
Although the gaming company's motives remain unclear, some users were wondering if U.S. sanctions against Russia were behind the suspension.
AMEX Condemns Putin's 'Unjustified Attack,' Ends Service in Russia, Belarus
The decision from the finance company came after Visa and MasterCard announced Saturday that they would terminate operations in Russia.
Russia Turns to Chinese Banks for Help as Visa, Mastercard Leave Country
The merger of the two payment systems comes after the two credit card companies halted business with the country.
Visa, Mastercard Grant Zelensky's Request, Ban All Operations in Russia
"We are compelled to act following Russia's unprovoked invasion of Ukraine, and the unacceptable events that we have witnessed," wrote Visa's CEO.
Fact Check: Did Mastercard Create a Djokovic 'Visa' Ad?
The viral image is cheekily alluding to the card providers' old rivalry in the context of the unvaccinated tennis star's deportation from Australia.
Why Visa and Mastercard Are Being Blamed for OnlyFans Banning Content
OnlyFans have announced it will ban sexually explicit content on their website to "comply with the requests of our banking partners and payout providers."
India Bans Mastercard From Adding New Customers Due to Data Storage Rules
Earlier this year, RBI also restricted American Express and Diners Club International from adding new customers for violating the same rules.
Mastercard, Wall Street Follow Elon Musk and Tesla into Cryptocurrency
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.
Dogecoin Price Tracker, Updates as Cryptocurrency's Value Holds Steady
The joke cryptocurrency currently ranks 12th among the world's largest cryptocurrencies based on market cap value.
American Airlines Passenger Receives 'African American Service Charge'
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 Launches "True Name" Card to Help Transgender Customers
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.
U.S. Could Restrict Visa, MasterCard in Venezuela
"The purpose of these sanctions is to continue to deprive the illegitimate Maduro regime of access to funds and deny their ability to continue stealing from the Venezuelan people," the report said.
Watch League of Legends World Championship Finals
When will the most anticipated "League of Legends" game of the year happen and where can you watch it?
Mastercard Partners With Riot Games
Mastercard will offer its users unique deals and prizes for "League of Legends" players.
Campaign with Leo Messi and Neymar Hit by Backlash
The campaign will see 10,000 school meals donated each time Neymar or Messi score at this World Cup.
Kenya Slum Becomes Test Bed for Tech to Help Unbanked
A financial experiment in the slums of Nairobi hopes to digitize the world's unbanked.
Mastercard Launches 'Selfie Pay'
Mastercard's Identity Check Mobile is being introduced to the UK, Germany and 10 other European countries.
U.S. Holiday Retail Sales Grow a 'Solid' 7.9 Percent
U.S. retail sales are up to 7.9 percent. Sales had grown 5.5 percent in 2014.
MasterCard: Apple Pay Is as Safe as Using a Credit Card
According to MasterCard, Apple Pay stores no sensitive financial information on iPhones.