Archive for the 'MasterCard' Category
Two years ago, American Express and social networking site Foursquare began a partnership that let Amex cardholders check in and receive instant discounts at select merchants. Today, Foursquare has announced that it is expanding this program to Visa and MasterCard credit and debit cards.
As of Sunday, merchants are now allowed to charge up to an extra 4% when you use a Visa or MasterCard credit card to pay for your purchase. This change comes as part of a settlement reached last year between merchants and Visa and MasterCard over the fixing of credit card and debit card fees. [...]
Best Buy currently has a coupon that you can use in-store to get $50 off a purchase of $100 or more when you use your Mastercard between January 21 and January 27, 2013. There are, however, a ton of exclusions:
Visa, MasterCard and banks that issue their credit cards have agreed to pay $7.3 billion to some 7 million U.S. merchants in a lawsuit over the fixing of credit card and debit card fees. The settlement, which includes $6.05 billion in payments for past damages and a temporary reduction in fees valued at $1.2 billion, [...]
With Black Friday and Cyber Monday nearly upon us, credit card companies have welcomed the shopping season with a number of special deals and promotions designed to woo your spending. Want to get the most out of your holiday purchases? Check out this massive list of limited-time offers.
Just in time for the holiday shopping season, MasterCard’s “Here’s to Moms” Spend & Get Offer allows eligible MasterCard cardholders to earn a $20 MasterCard gift card just for spending $200 on their registered MasterCard online. While the promo’s name targets moms, this offer is actually available to any MasterCard cardholder in the US, aged [...]
MasterCard announced today that it would be expanding its Overwhelming Offers program on its online shopping portal, MasterCard MarketPlace. Every day from now through December 24, 2010, excluding Thanksgiving, MasterCard will launch offers at 1pm EST providing cardholders the opportunity to earn savings of 50% or more off on purchases from brand-name merchants such as [...]
Citi has just introduced a brand new promotion for its Citi Platinum Select Mastercard, offering an 0% intro APR for 21 months on balance transfers and 0% intro APR for 12 months on purchases. Both the rate and length of your introductory offer will be based on your creditworthiness. If you’re looking to take advantage [...]
The Bryant State Bank MasterCard offers an introductory 3.25% APR on balance transfers for 6 months with no balance transfer fees; after the intro period expires, the everyday interest rate is a relatively reasonable 11.25%. Some quick simple math shows that the 3.25% intro BT for 6 months with no fees is a better deal [...]
In a reprise of a deal they also offered a year ago, Barnes & Noble is offering 40% off a single book when you make the purchase using your MasterCard. The offer is available both online and in stores beginning November 26, 2008 and lasting through December 1, 2008 at 2:59am EST. There are a [...]