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More Consumers and Merchants Turning To American Express Credit Cards

Amex's latest financial release shows the company is becoming more popular among consumers. We explore whether business owners in the U.S....

Britain Moves To Ban Surcharges On Card Payments

Merchants in Britain have lost the right to charge their customers surcharges on card payments. We go over the motivations behind this new...

Amica Mutual Seeks 13% Auto Insurance Rate Increase in Texas

On June 29th, Amica Mutual Insurance Company submitted a request to raise auto insurance rates in Texas by an average of 12.7% for...

Visa Offers Up $500K For Food Vendors To Go Completely Cashless

Visa is launching a contest that incentives small business owners to go completely cashless. We go over the details of the contest and...

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 over...

Auto Insurance Rate Increases in Ohio: 17% More Expensive Since 2011

Auto insurance rates in Ohio have gone up about 17% in the past six years, below the 25% nationwide average. We break down the lack of rate...

Hartford Insurance is Raising Auto Insurance Rates by Nearly 20% in Tennessee

On June 20th The Hartford Insurance Company of the Midwest and Twin City Fire Insurance Company, both members of the larger The Hartford...

Auto Insurance Rate Changes for June 2017

We will be reporting and monitoring any significant auto insurance rate changes in an ongoing monthly report. Click to read the rate...

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...

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...

Auto Insurance Rate Increases in Massachusetts: Up 19% Since 2011

Massachusetts auto insurance companies have increased rates below the national average since 2011. In this article we analyze how the...