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Can You Qualify for Credit After a Bankruptcy or Consumer Proposal?

Steven Tulman — January 3, 2020 Follow @StevenTulman Many people think that once they file for bankruptcy or a consumer proposal they will never be able to get credit cards or a mortgage again or that they will have to wait several years before they can apply for and qualify for credit products again. Not … Continue reading Can You Qualify for Credit After a Bankruptcy or Consumer Proposal?

25 Mistakes Businesses Make When Starting to Accept Credit Cards

Chalmers Brown — November 29, 2019 When it comes to getting paid for your products or services, there are few options that top credit cards. That’s because accepting credit cards increases profitability, keeps you competitive, and are quick and easy to set-up. Credit cards are also the preferred payment method of customers. In fact, the … Continue reading 25 Mistakes Businesses Make When Starting to Accept Credit Cards

MasterCard buys SessionM for tighter credit card-loyalty program integration

The deal will provide customer insights for personalized offers and targeting and enable closed-loop measurement at the point of sale. Greg Sterling on October 22, 2019  Mastercard has purchased customer data and loyalty platform SessionM. Terms weren’t disclosed but the startup raised almost $100 million over four rounds.  SessionM is behind loyalty programs for a … Continue reading MasterCard buys SessionM for tighter credit card-loyalty program integration

Stack evolution: Cancel those credit cards and put a process in place

Through the power of a credit card, everyone in the organization has become a technology purchaser without strategy or discipline. That needs to change. Anita Brearton on September 5, 2019 Over the last five to 10 years, companies have been spending more and more on technology to acquire, engage and retain customers. Increased pressure to achieve … Continue reading Stack evolution: Cancel those credit cards and put a process in place

Facebook Marketing API to get ‘Special Ad Category’ field for housing, employment, credit advertisers

It limits targeting options to keep advertisers from running discriminatory ads. Amy Gesenhues on August 16, 2019 Facebook is adding the same Special Ad Category field it rolled out in Ads Manager in July to its Marketing API next month. The update, which is designed for marketers and developers running housing, employment and credit ads, … Continue reading Facebook Marketing API to get ‘Special Ad Category’ field for housing, employment, credit advertisers

Facebook Makes Job, Housing, Credit Ads Searchable, Eliminates Other Targeting Triggers

Facebook Makes Job, Housing, Credit Ads Searchable, Eliminates Other Targeting Triggers by Laurie Sullivan  @lauriesullivan, July 1, 2019 Facebook plans to make ads for jobs, loans and credit card ads searchable for all its U.S. users, based on an agreement made in March following a legal settlement. The searchable database that makes U.S. housing ads … Continue reading Facebook Makes Job, Housing, Credit Ads Searchable, Eliminates Other Targeting Triggers