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 •  December 13

Kroger It's estimated that half of Americans will give a gift card this holiday season. It's easy to see why gift cards are appealing. They take the guesswork out of gift buying and ensure that the recipient won't have to make a return. They're also compact and easy to ship or transport. Despite their popularity, there are many reasons why the...

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 •  December 13

FILE PHOTO: A Bitcoin logo is displayed at the Bitcoin Center New York City in New York's financial district Thomson Reuters By Jemima Kelly and Anna Irrera LONDON/NEW YORK (Reuters) - As bitcoin raced to another record high on Tuesday, one of the biggest providers of digital currency wallets, Coinbase, went down under the weight of traffic,...

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 •  December 12

A man walks past a bitcoin ATM in Vilnius, Lithuania Thomson Reuters Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market cap, hit a high of $15,704 over the weekend. Other crypto coins aren't far behind. Here are the important ones to know. Out of the ashes of the financial recession rose the decentralized digital age; cryptocurrencies are just one of...

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 •  December 12

Chinese President Xi Jinping and fellow delegates stand for the national anthem during the closing session of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing Thomson Reuters BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese officials trying to hide dishonest spending with tricks such as throwing extravagant parties...

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 •  December 9

Protestors run by a defaced sign at a Wells Fargo Bank during Occupy Oakland's general strike on November 2, 2011 in Oakland, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Reuters reported that President Trump's pick to lead the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, Mick Mulvaney, was considering easing penalties against Wells Fargo over improper...

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 •  December 8

Fans pose during the Lollapalooza Berlin music festival on September 10, 2017 in Dahlwitz-Hoppegarten, Germany.Sebastian Reuter/Getty Images You can bet most millennials have heard of Snapchat, emojis, AirPods, and Drake. But sea monkeys, Brownie cameras, milk chutes, and Ricky Nelson? Not so much. The Pew Research Center defines millennials as...

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 •  December 8

Republican Rep. Dennis Ross ripped the so-called "Dumbledore's Army" at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. He wrote a letter to acting director Mick Mulvaney blasting the group. Ross made a number of Harry Potter-themed references in the letter. Republican Rep. Dennis Ross of Florida took aim Thursday at the group of employees who have...

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 •  December 8

See Also THE B2B PAYMENTS EXPLAINER: Why business payments have been slow to digitize, and what's changing that in 2017 THE PAYMENTS INDUSTRY EXPLAINED: The Trends Creating New Winners And Losers In The Card-Processing Ecosystem THE VOICE PAYMENTS REPORT: The next major interface for payments This story was delivered to BI Intelligence "Payments...

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 •  December 7

FILE PHOTO: Leandra English, current acting director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) meets with Senate Democratic Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) and Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in Capitol Hill, Washington, D.C. Thomson Reuters WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Attorneys for Leandra English, the deputy director of the U.S. Consumer...

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 •  December 7

NEW YORK (AP) — A man who swindled his Tinder dates out of $49,000 has been sentenced to two to six years in prison. Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance Jr. says Brandon Kiehm (keem) used a variety of scams on at least three women he met through the dating app. He claimed he urgently needed money for cancer treatments for relatives — in one...