Discover Financial Services said Nov. 18 holders of its cards will begin seeing FICO scores on their card statements. A company executive described the move as a way of helping customers better manage their finances.
A company executive described the move as a way of helping card holders better manage their finances.
In a move to recruit checking account depositors, Discover Financial Services announced a deal with Allpoint last week to offer millions of Discover card holders access to Allpoint branded ATMs.
CU24, CO-OP said they still have competitive differentiation as Discover gets to 133,000 surcharge-free ATMs.
Credit unions and other debit card issuers moved significantly closer to being able to issue smart chip embedded debit cards last week when a key industry council announced its members reached agreement on a key software approach.
Industry work group agrees on common software approach for EMV cards in U.S. while CO-OP CEO recommends deployment wait.
Deal provides member credit union with access to POS terminals and ATMs in PULSE network.
Do credit union members think more positively than non-credit union members do when it comes to the U.S. economy and their personal finances? According to the Discover U.S. Spending Monitor, a monthly consumer survey conducted by banking and payment services giant Discover Financial Services, the answer is yes.
Some 10% of credit union members rated the U.S. economy as “good” or “excellent” in January 2012, compared with just 5% of CU members three months earlier