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In this April 25, 2018, photo, Gary Ramey, owner and founder of Honor Defense, a gunmaker in Gainesville, Ga., holds a part from one of the company's firearms. Ramey and others in the gun industry are finding corporate America distancing itself from gunmakers and gun dealers, discontinuing discounts or refusing business. (AP Photo/Lisa Marie Pane)
June 24, 2018 - 6:54 pm
GAINESVILLE, Ga. (AP) — With Gary Ramey's fledgling gun-making business taking off in retail stores, he decided to start offering one of his handguns for sale on his website. That didn't sit well with the company he used to process payments, and they informed him they were dropping his account...
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FILE - In this Monday, July 24, 2017, file photo, a GrabBike driver rides on his motorbike in Jakarta, Indonesia. The Southeast Asian ride hailing app Grab is expanding into financial services in partnership with a Japanese credit card company, hoping to offer credit to millions of people without bank accounts. (AP Photo/Tatan Syuflana, File)
March 13, 2018 - 5:35 am
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Southeast Asian ride hailing app Grab is expanding into financial services in partnership with a Japanese credit card company, hoping to offer credit to millions of people without bank accounts. Grab, founded by Malaysian businessman Anthony Tan, said Tuesday it will use...
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In this Wednesday, Jan. 31, 2018, photo, Master Card and Visa logos on credit cards is shown in Zelienople, Pa. On Wednesday, March 7, the Federal Reserve releases its January report on consumer borrowing. (AP Photo/Keith Srakocic)
March 07, 2018 - 3:27 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — American consumers increased their borrowing at a slower pace in January, as the category that covers credit cards recorded the smallest increase in three years. January's gain of $13.9 billion followed a $19.2 billion increase in December and a November surge of $30.9 billion,...
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February 23, 2018 - 1:41 am
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — The nation's largest privately-owned bank holding company and a major car rental chain said Thursday they will stop promotions aimed at National Rifle Association members. The Nebraska-based First National Bank of Omaha will not renew its contract to issue the group's NRA Visa...
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January 30, 2018 - 9:59 am
NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Jan. 29 about American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault, The Associated Press erroneously identified the Fortune 500 drug company that is led by a black CEO. Merck & Co., not Pfizer, has a black CEO. A corrected version of the story is below: Chenault dealt with crises,...
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December 02, 2017 - 6:51 pm
The technology publication Recode is reporting that Visa fired a high-profile executive for behavior that "violated" the credit card company's policy. Recode reported that Jim McCarthy's departure was announced in an internal memo Friday. As executive vice president of innovation and strategic...
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A boy looks over a Black Friday sale item at a J.C. Penney store, Friday, Nov. 24, 2017, in Seattle. Black Friday has morphed from a single day when people got up early to score doorbusters into a whole season of deals, so shoppers may feel less need to be out. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson)
November 24, 2017 - 6:41 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — The Latest on Black Friday (all times local): 6:30 p.m.: Macy's says it has "fully resolved" problems on Black Friday related to its processing some gift and credit cards. The chain blamed the glitch on "overcapacity" that caused some transactions to take longer to process. It says...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013, file photo, a travel-themed backdrop stands behind a rental car check-in counter as a customer rents a car at Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport, in Atlanta. Your credit card may provide important protections if you get in an accident in a rental car. Find out what it covers before the insurance hard sell at the rental counter. (AP Photo/David Goldman, File)
November 02, 2017 - 10:07 am
It's the hard sell at the car rental counter that everyone knows is coming but few know how to handle: rental car coverage. You might recall that your credit card provides some type of free protection for rental cars. That's probably true, and it can be valuable. But you have to know what coverage...
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Secretary of State Rex Tillerson listens as President Donald Trump speaks during a cabinet meeting at the White House, Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
November 01, 2017 - 5:38 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed the repeal of a banking rule that would have allowed consumers to join together to sue their bank or credit card company to resolve financial disputes. The president signed the measure at the White House in private. Journalists were not...
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November 01, 2017 - 12:58 pm
ATLANTA (AP) — The New York City bike path attack had been carried out with a pickup truck that home contractors or do-it-yourself handymen can get with no background check and little worry it will raise red flags among law enforcement. All it takes is a driver's license, a valid credit card and...
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