National Geographic and First Bankcard Launch New Visa® Card with Exclusive Discounts, Special Access and Member Benefits


WASHINGTON (April 16, 2015)—The National Geographic Society, one of the world’s largest nonprofit scientific and educational organizations, and First Bankcard, a division of First National Bank of Omaha and a leading issuer of credit cards, announce the launch of the new National Geographic Visa® Card. Cardholders earn exclusive savings on National Geographic products and experiences while supporting the Society’s global exploration, conservation, research and education programs with every Read more [...]

Cash Or Miles: How To Choose The Best Credit Card


Americans are addicted to earning rewards on their credit cards. According to a recent survey by Fidelity, 55% of cardholders own a rewards card. The most popular reward is cash back, chosen by 63% of the people surveyed. However, frequent flier miles and points are also very popular. How can you decide which [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

This Week In Credit Card News: Establish Credit For Your Kids, Will Chip Cards Solve Fraud?


Walmart Exec: New Credit Card Design Won't Solve Fraud There's been some hope that improved credit card technology might finally lead to greater security and a reduction of credit card fraud. One idea has been credit cards with embedded chips, which can encrypt data during transactions, making the process more secure. [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Bellator 136 Results: Winners, Scorecards from Brooks vs. Jansen Fight Card


Dave Jansen had a solid first round, but Bellator lightweight champion "Ill" Will Brooks proved why he's the holder of the gold in the final four rounds. With a clear edge in speed, dexterity and physical strength, Brooks proved to be too much for the challenger.Bellator's official Twitter account acknowledged Brooks' win, and has the official score:Jansen came out aggressive, throwing a variety of strikes. Brooks looked content to feel Jansen out, and also allow the challenger to tire himself with Read more [...]

This Week In Credit Card News: Secret Credit Card Benefits, Thieves Target Elite Cards


Fraudsters Target Elite Credit Cards Twice as Often So-called elite credit cards have nearly twice the fraud rates as other types of regular plastic, according to Forter, which makes fraud prevention software for online retailers. Forter found people who commit credit card fraud tend to burn the midnight oil. Most fraud [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

UFC 184 Results: The Real Winners and Losers from Rousey vs. Zingano Fight Card


UFC 184 came to Los Angeles on Saturday evening, and Ronda Rousey delivered again. The women's bantamweight champion finished via armbar, and this time it only took 14 seconds. That's right, 14 seconds. UFC newcomer Holly Holm put in a workmanlike performance against the ever-tough Raquel Pennington to get her first win. Jake Ellenberger submitted Josh Koscheck to put himself back in the win column. All-in-all it was a solid night of fights for the UFC's final February fight card. We know who won Read more [...]

This Week In Credit Card News: The Costly Home Depot Breach, Are Chip-And-PIN Cards Safe?


Here's How the New Chip and PIN Credit Cards Could be DOA A recent Gallup survey found that 69% of Americans worry "frequently" or "occasionally" about having a credit card compromised by computer hackers. It's not shocking. Consumers are becoming more educated on the topic, and financial institutions are beginning to [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]