Visa Improving Smart Chip Cards To Speed Checkout TimesVisa says its improving its smart chip-embedded cards, which have been the source of grumbling from businesses and customers forced to wait for transactions to go through.
Rapid Growth In 'Investor Visa' Applications Draws Scrutiny From Senate CommitteeA Senate committee Tuesday heard testimony about the security of U.S. visa programs, focusing mainly on the EB-5 visa program that allows wealthy foreign investors to put themselves on a path to United States citizenship.
Foreign Students Denied Entry To U.S. Over Worries Of Potential 'Visa Mill' SchoolsAmong foreigners it’s no secret - a student visa can be a ticket to a job in the U.S. The recent terror attacks in Paris and San Bernardino have prompted Homeland Security to crack down on potential immigration cheaters.
Visa Buys Nearly 10 Percent Stake In SquareVisa is now a major shareholder in Square, the Bay Area-based mobile payment services company co-founded and led by Jack Dorsey.
Microchips Replacing Magnetic Strips On Credit, Debit CardsThe magnetic strip on the back of credit and debit cards is going the way of 8-track tapes and dial-up Internet soon.
Target Reaches Deal With Visa For Massive 2013 Data Breach That Affected Millions Of Holiday ShoppersTarget says it's reached a settlement with Visa related to its massive 2013 data breach that resulted in the theft of millions of debit and credit card numbers.
Immigrants Get Student Visas From Colleges But Never Attend ClassIf you want to come to the United States and get a job, it’s a well-known secret that a student visa is the easy ticket in, and all you need is $20,000 to enroll in the right university.
Costco No Longer Accepting American Express In 2016 After Striking Deal With Visa, CitigroupAfter only accepting American Express the last 16 years, the retailer is switching to Foster City-based card giant Visa and will use Citigroup as its exclusive provider of co-branded credit cards.
Best Credit Cards For TravelersHere is a look at five of the best credit cards for travelers, all with outstanding perks and excellent reviews from consumers.
NFL Sponsors Chime In With Criticism Of League Over Handling Of Domestic Violence, Child Abuse IssuesThe chorus of criticism of the National Football League over its handling of domestic violence and child abuse issues is beginning spread to the league’s corporate sponsors.
Women In Technology Summit Celebrates 25 Years; Still Struggles With Male-Dominated Industry This year marks the 25th anniversary of a Silicon Valley conference aimed at getting more women into senior positions in the technology industry.
ConsumerWatch: Credit Cards An Unexpected Way To Find Cheap Travel Travelers who want to see the world this summer, or at least visit Mickey Mouse at his house, might want to consider their credit card as a free ticket to ride, so to speak.