Submitted by editor on Fri, 09/29/2017 - 10:37
Whole Foods Markets announced on Thrusday Sept 28, 2017 that their payments information database may have been breached. What do you need to know?
1. Grocery store checkout systems where a majority of the customers shop are not affected.
2. Only the cards used at taprooms, full service restaurant and other payment spots onsite are impacted.
3. Even though Whole foods is now owned by Amazon.com their payment systems are separate from each other.
4. None of the Amazon.com systems were compromised.
Submitted by editor on Wed, 07/26/2017 - 22:13
Apple charges upfront fees for an extended warranty and damage plan as Apple Care. Mobile carriers will charge you a monthly premium for their handset protection plan and in some cases AppleCare. However, do you know if you buy your iPhone 8 with an eligible American Express, Discover, MasterCard or Visa credit card you can get a free extended warranty for more than a year. You can also get an accidental damage protection for 3 months. Some banks may even offer you an accidetnal damage protection for up to 2 years with a dedcutible.
Submitted by mike on Mon, 06/19/2017 - 22:59
Get all your medical expenses reimbursed when you travel outside the country - Anyone can fall sick while traveling outside the country. However not every health insurance plan will provide the coverage while you are traveling to the distance lands. Buying a visitor's insurance can be very expensive and even then in some cases not all benefits will be offered. However, your credit card may come to the rescue.
Submitted by editor on Sun, 06/18/2017 - 16:41
Just because your bags haven't arrived doesn't mean that you can't carry on. Whether you are flying to Beijing for Business or Paris for pleasure your baggage with all the stuff you need to live your daily life can be easily delayed. But that doesn't mean that you should not continue with your journey or the things you had planned. Your credit card may have your back. If you have an eligible credit card then you may qualify to get reimbursement of the eligible business and personal items you had to purchase due to the baggage delay.
Submitted by mike on Sat, 06/17/2017 - 15:21
Restore your identity for free - Getting your identity stolen can be an emotionally and financially devastating event. Identity theft protection plans are sold by companies such as Experian and LifeLock and resold by all major banks, retailers and wireless carriers for a monthly recurring fee. The cost of protection your and your family's identity can be several hundred dollars a year if not thousands.
Submitted by mike on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 23:50
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Submitted by mike on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 23:38
No More Rental Car Insurance Charges that Cost More than Rental Itself - While on a vacation do you ever wonder why a Rental Car checkout is not as simple as buying a book from Amazon? Do you ever wonder why do you have to stand in a line when you booked the car online?
Submitted by mike on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 21:04
Merchandize Returns Are No Longer Limited to 30 Days - There are times when we lose track of time and when we come around returning the items we purchased the return period is already over. However, if you have fully paid for the merchandize in question with an eligible credit card you may be able to return it for up 60 days.
Submitted by mike on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 17:49
Free Extended Warranty - What is there not to like? - Almost every product including Cell Phones / Smartphones, Home Electronics, Laptop Computers, Home Appliances, Garden Tools and other items such as Furniture come with 1 year limited Manufacturer's warranty. Some even come with a 2 year manufacturer's warranty. To extend this warranty for another year retailers can charge significantly large amounts of money. However with an eligible credit card you can this extended warranty for free.
Submitted by mike on Fri, 06/16/2017 - 17:10
Accidental Damage, Loss, Theft - a Piece of Mind for 90 days - Some of us who have cracked the screen of a new smartphone we just bought or lost a new pair of designer sunglasses For expensive items such as cell phones, computers, expensive electronics, home appliances and designer ware, merchants often try selling us expensive extended warranty or protection plans. However with a qualified credit card - you are automatically covered for up to 90 days. Almost every card issuer / bank and card exchanges such as American Express, Discover, MasterCard a