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This stock’s a great play on the move from paper money to plastic cards.
For many people who do not have bank accounts, or cannot get a credit card, the pre-paid debit cards are irresistible. But their convenience comes with a catch. The New York Times reports.
On Wednesday, the convenience store chain delivered a petition to Capitol Hill Wednesday with nearly 1.7 million signatures on it, urging Congress to pass legislation from stopping credit cards in charging 'excessive transaction fees.'
We thought you’d appreciate it if we slowed things down a bit. Here you’ll find Fast Money’s Slow Money trades – stocks the traders would buy and hold for the next five years!
Plus, a call on Friday's jobs number.
After hours the traders poured over Nike earnings, looking for insights into Wednesday’s market action as well as trading opportunities.
With new data showing that consumers are unlikely to help spark growth anytime soon, can the market sustain its recent gains?
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Investors slammed Visa and Mastercard on Friday after chatter suggested lawmakers want to see more credit card reforms before the end of the year. What's the trade?
The traders are closely watching action in Goldman Sachs after the financial bellwether rolled over and broke below $180.
Managing money successfully. It's become a key theme at the Clinton Global Initiative as leaders look for avenues to educate the consumer. Visa is one company leading the charge.
Get the Mad Money host's opinion on Apple, Google, Visa, Mastercard, Treasurys and more.
After a year of virtually no IPOs as credit evaporated from the market, eight deals worth $3.5 billion are flooding the market this week.
It’s no secret that sports marketing budgets have been cut from the recession and the money that is being spent is being scrutinized more than ever before. So instead of waiting to evaluate the return on investment on a particular relationship, many companies are now trying to prove their return on investment before they even do a deal with a property.
The markets continued to inch up yesterday, posting gains for the seventh time in 8 days and are looking up again this morning on the open. While the Dow and S&P have mostly been up fractionally on those days over the past couple of weeks – string together those smaller gains, and notice they have rallied a notable 4% and 6%, respectively, since September 2.
Banks and credit unions have long pitched debit cards as a convenient and prudent way to buy. But a growing number are now allowing consumers to exceed their balances — for a price.
With so may investors waiting for a pullback, should you play the market short?
With bank and tech shares climbing, how should you position to profit from this tape?
Markets have rallied significantly from the lows in March, but how should investors play the second half of the year? David Kelly, chief market strategist at JPMorgan Funds, and Sarat Sethi, partner and portfolio manager at Douglas C. Lane & Associates, shared their outlooks and investment strategies.
Let’s call this what it is: A new bull market in stocks has emerged from the ashes of the financial meltdown and the deep recession that followed. And it’s signaling the onset of economic recovery.