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December 16, 2014
Does Apple Pay Have Enough Support?
More banks and businesses are adopting Apple Pay. But is their support enough to make the mobile payments system a success?
November 24, 2014
New Ad Highlights Apple Pay Adoption Among Small Businesses
Chase is just the latest credit card issuer to promote Apple Pay in a commercial.
November 24, 2014
A Guide to Prepaid Debit Cards
Prepaid debit cards, otherwise known as general purpose reloadable cards, can be an alternative to traditional credit and debit cards.
October 12, 2014
Can Apple Pay Overcome Retailers’ Resistance to Change?
While Apple Pay already has the support of most major banks and financial institutions, the acceptance of Apple’s new mobile payments system among merchants has been less universal.
September 14, 2014
Will Apple Pay Make Apple a Bank in the Eyes of the Government?
While it’s possible that Apple Pay will revolutionize the way consumers make purchases, Apple’s latest business venture may also make it subject to federal financial regulations.
September 05, 2014
6 Apple Rumors Making the Rounds This Week: iPhone 6, iWatch, and More
Here’s our countdown of the biggest Apple rumors that surfaced this week.
July 25, 2014
Why You Should Load Up on Visa During Times of Weakness
Visa has been an excellent investment over the past several years.
June 25, 2014
Watch Out! These Hot Stocks Are Rolling Over
These stocks are rolling over again and I think that investors need to be very cautious, as it might be wise to take some profits.
June 23, 2014
Put the Odds in Your Favor: 3 Attributes of a Quality Investment
While it may be difficult, it is worth taking the time to sort out the winners to add to your portfolio.
June 12, 2014
Look Out eBay: Munster Sees Digital Wallet in Apple’s Back Pocket
Will Apple’s next-generation iPhone make the company a major player in the burgeoning mobile payments service market?
June 11, 2014
Are Apple Shares Rotten After the 7:1 Split?
There is a general market belief that stock splits entice investors. Should you be buying Apple?
June 10, 2014
3 Ways to Deal With American Express Stock
During Monday’s trading session, shares of American Express hit an all-time high of just under $96 per share.
May 23, 2014
3 Growth Stocks to Sell Now
Last year, the best-performing stocks were high-growth stocks that traded with above average price-to-earnings multiples.
April 30, 2014
Whisper Number: How Will Mastercard’s Stock Move After Earnings?
Mastercard has a 90 percent positive surprise history, having topped the whisper in 28 of the 31 earnings reports for which we have data.
April 29, 2014
Is It Time for the Contrarians to Buy Amazon?
Since releasing its earnings figures last week, Amazon shares have plunged by about $50, and it now trades below $300/share.
April 28, 2014
3 Tips for Picking Winning Growth Stocks
These 3 general rules will help you pick growth stocks that are likely to be winners.
April 27, 2014
Which Credit Card Is Best for You?
Looking for a new credit card? Start here.
April 25, 2014
Apple Stock Split: What It Means for Interested Investors
Stock splits are intriguing insofar as they theoretically have no bearing on a company’s fundamentals, and yet they are still considered to be a big deal.
April 25, 2014
How to Spot the Perfect Time to Buy Visa Stock
On Thursday afternoon, the world’s largest publicly traded credit and debit card company reported its second-quarter earnings results.
April 22, 2014
Have Growth Stocks Bottomed?
Source: Thinkstock Throughout much of the year, but particularly since March, several heavily owned growth stocks have been trending downwards. Some of these include: Mastercard (NYSE:MA), which is down 11 percent for the year. Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX), which is down 11 percent for the year. Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), which is down 19 percent for the year. Biogen
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April 14, 2014
2 Stocks to Buy During This Market Pullback
It seems as if we are entering a long-overdue market pullback.
April 07, 2014
Are Investors Nervous About Amazon, Starbucks, Visa?
Investors are losing confidence in “risk” assets, which means that we could be on the verge of a correction.
April 02, 2014
Why Economic Moats Are Important to Investing
A company with a wide economic moat is well protected from potential competitors.
March 28, 2014
Cha-Ching: Wal-Mart Sues Visa for $5B Over Card Swipe Fees
Wal-Mart filed a lawsuit against Visa on Tuesday, alleging that it charges unreasonably high card swipe fees.
March 26, 2014
Are Visa and Mastercard About to Correct?
Visa and Mastercard have been two of the best-performing large-cap stocks in the S&P 500.
March 24, 2014
Sanctions Against Russia: Will There Be Blowback?
American and EU sanctions against Russia are escalating. What are the consequences of these sanctions on Western economies?
March 12, 2014
Visa, MasterCard Say They’re Serious About Security
The two companies are starting a joint effort in which they are pushing for a more rapid universalization of their EMV technology.
March 09, 2014
Visa and MasterCard Take a Stand Against Hackers
Visa and MasterCard are responding to recent security breaches by creating a coalition dedicated to "enhancing payment system security."
February 17, 2014
Visa and Mastercard Are Excellent Investments
Given the strong performance of shares of Visa and Mastercard lately, investors might want to wait for weakness.
February 13, 2014
Uber Goes Above and Beyond With V-Day Skywriting Messages for Sale
Sources told CNET that as part of a Valentine's Day promotion, Uber is giving users a chance to order skywriting messages in certain cities on Friday.