Archived Industry Buzz


GoCUCards: Video Highlights: May 2017, SFO- Ondine’s School of C...

Take a look at our latest school in San Francisco- held May 17-19 in San Francisco- #WeBuiltThisCity... watch now


CO-OP FS: CO-OP Financial Services Acquires TMG

CO-OP Financial Services has acquired the Des Moines, Iowa-based payments processor TMG in... read more


GoCUCards: Ondine’s Expert Opinion: Making The Case for Non-Vari...

When it comes to their credit card programs, credit unions should follow a best practice of... read more


GoCUCards: WEBINAR: April 26th, 2017 Encore Presentation of CARD WARS

Join Ondine Irving for an encore presentation of "Card Wars"- a full 90 minutes to discuss... read more


ABA: ABA Report: Credit Card Market Continues Expansion in Third Quart...

January 31, 2017: The credit card market continued to gain steam in last year’s third quarter... read more


Our YouTube Channel: CardWars Videos, Industry Expert Interviews and M...

Check out the most recent gathering of Credit Union card program experts Las Vegas- this represents... watch now


GoCuCards: Video Montage of 2015-2016 Schools of Credit Card Program M...

Thank you to the entire credit union community - my credit union clients- and all the sponsors... watch now


IQR Analytics: Few Strategies Compete With Balance Transfer Campaigns

There is no doubt credit unions have ramped up their lending programs since 2008. Among the... read more


: 4 Components Influencing Future of #Payments

By Shazia Manus- CEO of TMG

Imagine this: The year is 2020. You’ve just got... read more


CreditUnionTimes: Some CUs Changing Strategies With Non-Interest Incom...

As I have been mentioning at my schools for the past year- the OPT IN over limit fee for credit... read more


YAHOO Finance: The Cult of Chase Sapphire: Credit-Card Churners Have a...

CHASE Bank Runs Out of New $450 Annual Fee Sapphire Cards read more


GoCUCards: Brian Krebs at TMG Executive Summit: Financial Institutions...

Cybersecurity Expert Says Threats Will Get Worse Before They Get Better
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The Motley Fool: Here’s How American Express Is Trying to Keep C...

American Express has started to aggressively advertise its Blue Cash Everyday Card in an effort... read more


CBS News: Retailers Have Chip Card Readers—Why Aren’t They...

What are you supposed to do when you pull out plastic to buy something at a store these days?... read more


Pews Charitable Trusts: Who Uses Mobile Payments?

May 26, 2016: Survey findings on consumer opinions, experiences read more


NBC Nightly News: Mastercard Wants You to Let You Pay Online With a Se...

From NBC Nightly News- MasterCard is rolling out selfie technology that will let you verify... read more


PSCU: National Institutes of Health Federal Credit Union Re-Enters Cre...

NIHFCU initially sold its portfolio to an agent bank in 2009 due to the worsening economic... read more


TMG: Yes, Credit Card Rewards Really Are Worth It

A White Paper from TMG- May 2016- Data Analysis Shows Rewards Equal Revenue. Per CEO, Shazia... read more


CBS 60 Minutes: The Future of Money: M-Pesa as Seen on CBS 60 Minutes ...

As discussed by Brian Scott at my credit card schools.....a "mobile money" revolution has swept... read more


GoCUCards: Fun, Learning and New Friends at Charleston, SC “Danc...

Our fourth for 2015: "School of Credit Card Program Management" was held in Charleston, South... read more


NY Times: A Fairer Credit Card? Priceless? (A Timeless OP ED from NY T...

INDUSTRY representatives would have you believe that the Credit Card Accountability, Responsibility... read more


GoCUCards: 2015 Annual BIN Licensing Program Changes - Up to $10,000 f...

Here is a summary of the changes announced by VISA in November, but the full document can be... read more


GoCUCards: The Great Rate Debate- Part 1: “The Pursuit of The Ul...

NOTE: This is the first in a 5-part series of articles that I am calling "The Pursuit of The... read more


GoCUCards: Recapturing Credit Line Increases and Remaining CARD Act Co...

Equifax has an “Ability to Pay” solution to mitigate risk and keep you CARD ACT compliant.... read more


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