Post Tagged with: "rewards"

Ally Launches Cashback Credit Card [VIDEO]

by June 16, 2016 at 10:30 am 3 comments

Ally Bank announced today that it offers a cashback rewards credit card to its customers, but Ally is not the card issuer. The issuer of the card is TD Bank. “Our customers wanted a credit card and through our relationship with TD, we were able to deliver a customized solution inRead More

Birch Looks to Optimize Your CC Rewards

Birch Looks to Optimize Your CC Rewards

by May 19, 2016 at 12:55 pm 1 comment

Confused as to which credit card best fits your needs?  A Gainesville, Fla.-based startup says it will help you decide, by analyzing shopping behavior and optimizing credit card rewards. Birch, launched last week,  integrates with credit card providers and banks to track users’ shopping habits. The app then suggests which credit cardsRead More

Moven Launches Offers

Moven Launches Offers

by January 6, 2016 at 9:49 am 0 comments

Moven, the digital financial services startup, continues to add new features with the launch of offers yesterday. An email sent to customers lists four merchants with offers for Moven customers: Blue Apron, Handy, Cups, and Arcade. Blue Apron and Handy deliver services to users’ homes — food and cleaning and handymanRead More

How Starbucks Rewards Will Work Through Apple Pay

How Starbucks Rewards Will Work Through Apple Pay

by October 13, 2015 at 11:17 am 0 comments

Rewards are arguably the key driver in mobile payments. That’s because: 1) swiping a card is as easy as tapping a phone, though dipping a card may be another matter; and 2) mobile payments in the U.S. basically means Starbucks. The rest, for now, are used only occasionally by earlyRead More

Chase Shows Off Mobile E-Card Reward Redemption [VIDEO]

Chase Shows Off Mobile E-Card Reward Redemption [VIDEO]

by October 9, 2015 at 2:04 pm 0 comments

Some cashback rewards are mailed to cardholders in the form of a paper check. Others can be transferred to the user’s bank account. JPMorgan Chase introduced a series of videos last week showing how Chase Freedom cardholders can turn rewards into e-gift cards using their mobile app. This is an interesting moveRead More

Amex Looks Further Downmarket with Cashback Prepaid Card

Amex Looks Further Downmarket with Cashback Prepaid Card

by August 19, 2015 at 6:52 pm 2 comments

American Express announced a prepaid card with 1% cash back today, calling the card the first and only one of its kind. Debit reward cards became rarities after the Durbin Amendment slashed “swipe fees” earned by issuers in 2010. Retailers, who won out with Durbin, issued some brand-specific rewards cards, but consumersRead More

Shopping Rewards Startup Mogl Raises $8 Million to Expand Network

Shopping Rewards Startup Mogl Raises $8 Million to Expand Network

by July 6, 2015 at 11:07 am 0 comments

San Diego-based Mogl has raised another $8 million to further its rewards business, CEO Jon Carder told Bank Innovation last week. Carder also revealed the company will launch an API for merchants later this month. The round is one of the larger for a rewards startup in recent months. Rewards is aRead More

Plenti Branding Ramps Up as AT&T Ad Runs During NBA Finals [VIDEO]

Plenti Branding Ramps Up as AT&T Ad Runs During NBA Finals [VIDEO]

by June 15, 2015 at 11:04 am 0 comments

The Plenti nationwide advertising campaign, which kicked off last month, hit high gear last night when AT&T used its spots during the NBA Finals for the rewards program. The Plenti rewards program, administered by American Express, officially kicked off on May 4. Generally, the ads center on the idea thatRead More

Why Does No One Know About Citi’s Price Rewind? [VIDEO]

Why Does No One Know About Citi’s Price Rewind? [VIDEO]

by May 11, 2015 at 12:27 pm 2 comments

Imagine this — You pick up the latest flat-screen TV on Amazon, then, a week later, notice it costs $100 less at Best Buy. Sure, you should have done your research, but wouldn’t it be great if your someone — perhaps your bank — could go back and get you the lowest priceRead More

Amex’s Plenti Rewards Program Launches Next Week

Amex’s Plenti Rewards Program Launches Next Week

by May 1, 2015 at 10:24 am 1 comment

Plenti, the new American Express rewards program for a selection of major brands, will kick off on May 4. The rewards program serves AT&T, ExxonMobil, Macy’s, Nationwide, Rite Aid, Direct Energy and Hulu. The interesting thing about Plenti — and why is deserves our mention — is that it lets consumersRead More