Robert Harrow

Robert reports on the credit card industry, focusing on how changes to regulations and card offerings will impact issuers and consumers alike. Prior to working at ValuePenguin, Robert researched cancer imaging and treatment laser systems at CUNY Hunter College. He graduated with a major in Physics and minor in Mathematics from Hunter.

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Third-Party Card Processors Most Popular Option Among Small Business Owners

A new survey shows non bank third-party credit card processing services are more popular than more traditional acquiring banks. We go... Read More

How Credit Card Rewards Are Under Threat

With their flashy bonuses and hefty cash-back payments, credit card rewards have become as American as apple pie. Read More

5 Ways Small Businesses Can Battle Chargeback Costs

It’s easier than ever for consumers to dispute credit card charges, thanks to such developments as mobile banking apps that allow a charg Read More

Card Payments Now More Popular Than Cash Among British Consumers

The payment landscape in the U.K. has shifted towards debit and credit cards. We go over what the data shows, and how that compares to... Read More

Retailers Want Supreme Court To Overturn AmEx Anti-Steering Decision

The U.S. Supreme Court continues to receive more and more pressure to revisit a decision by the Appeals Court that allowed AmEx to forbid... Read More

U.S. Credit Card Processor, Stripe, Announces New Deals With Alipay and WeChat Pay

Chinese consumers can now begin using Alipay and WeChat at participating Stripe retailers. The credit card processing company struck a... Read More

Alipay Continues U.S. Expansion by Partnering With More Retailers

Alipay is making big moves into the U.S. payments space. We go over how big the implications of these moves are, and what they mean for U... Read More

Noncash Payments Continue To Rise

The Federal Reserve released its latest look at the payments industry, detailing new trends. We go over the results, detailing what... Read More

Best Credit Cards for Everyday Use - 2017

Find out what the best credit cards for everyday use are in 2017. We found the best options for different categories, whether you want an... Read More

Largest U.S. Credit Card Issuers: 2017 Market Share Report

Find out who are the largest credit card issuers in the United States based on the number of outstanding debts, and active credit card... Read More