USAA Switches to Visa, Ending 30-Year Deal With MasterCard

USAA is switching to Visa over MasterCard in 2016 and cites additional benefits for its customers as the reason for the switch. More 

CAT’s Problems Mean Avoid This Entire Sector (CAT, DE, JOY)

Caterpillar’s layoffs and restructuring won’t be good enough to make CAT stock attractive for a long time. Stay out of the entire sector More 

Financial Services Innovation Will Drive Bank Stocks Higher

Payment protection, credit insurance, and other new products will be big catalysts for financial services companies. More 

Samsung Pay Launches in U.S.

Samsung launched its Samsung Pay service in the United States on Monday and it works with NFC and magnetic strip terminals. More 

3 Covered Calls on Stocks You Should Already Own

These three covered calls offer outsized premiums ... and the stocks they're centered around are great portfolio choices to boot! More 

MasterCard and Visa Face Major Risks From Apple and Google

Apple Pay and Android Pay have remained friendly with MasterCard and Visa to this point, but all that could change soon, as would MasterCard and Visa stock gains. More 

Chip-and-Pin: Major Credit Card Rules to Change Oct. 1

New credit card rules that include major changes in who is liable for fraud are coming on Oct. 1 due to new cards with chips in them. More