[credit provider=”AP”] After passing through the Senate on Monday, the House of Representatives approved legislation ending the fiscal cliff standoff late Tuesday.It was passed by 257-167 votes, as 85 Republicans voted yes alongside 172 Democrats.
[credit provider=”Flickr / JacobEnos” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/notjake13/3086995831/”] We came across a popular thread on Reddit about lessons learned from strangers.The thread was introduced by “Orangeimaginings,” who described when he learned not to be too trusting:
Until we get our mitts on Wallaby, the smart card that rolls every rewards card into one, we’ll be using this clever trick from a Reddit user: storing a cheat sheet of credit card rewards so we never use the wrong card again.
[credit provider=”www.imdb.com” url=”http://www.imdb.com/title/tt0133093/”] Cheat codes are secret combinations that unlock special abilities in video games.Reddit users have compiled a long list of “real-life cheats” that can help you navigate the mall, the bar, Macy’s and everywhere else.
[credit provider=”Kaboodle” url=”http://www.kaboodle.com/reviews/biometric-wallet”] James Bond would approve of this security device. This Biometric Wallet ($825) from Dunhill comes fully equipped with a finger print scanner and an alarm to ward off theft, according to trends site ThatsLikeWhoa.
[credit provider=”eMarketer.com” url=”http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?R=1009042&ecid=a6506033675d47f881651943c21c5ed4″] [credit provider=”eMarketer.com” url=”http://www.emarketer.com/Article.aspx?R=1009042&ecid=a6506033675d47f881651943c21c5ed4″] With MasterCard, PayPal and Visa hopping aboard the digital wallet bandwagon, you’d think the service was going mainstream. For months, finance experts have been saying saying it was, but a new study might make them think twice.
[credit provider=”Flickr / Brian Wilkins ” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/brianwilkins/4734788670/”] The digital wallet wars are heating up now that MasterCard has entered the fray. On Monday the credit giant unveiled PayPass Wallet, “a free digital wallet service that … stores all of your payment and shipping information in one convenient and secure place.” Before […]
If you’re still doling out paper checks at the grocery store, chances are you’ve just outed yourself as a boomer.
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[credit provider=”Flickr / Cayusa” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/cayusa/455054058/sizes/o/in/photostream/”] If you’re the type to carry 20s and 50s in your wallet, then you’re already a step ahead on the road to becoming financially savvy.That’s because the way you spend can be determined simply by the kinds of bills you carry—and the bigger, the better.
[credit provider=”Image courtesy of PayPal”] A recent PayPal event unveiled the online payment giant’s latest venture: a one-stop shop mobile wallet that features a card and a smartphone app.The app, which is still in beta mode, looks like an amazing tool. You can store all you credit cards, gift cards, […]
Remember my guerrilla guide to getting by without your wallet? Here’s how it all began.
I lost my wallet a week ago, which makes me legit broke, like, literally zero bucks and no chump change.