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Should social media deem you creditworthy?

Kelly Dilworth

Some dismiss it as hype. But the buzz around using social media data with, or in place of, traditional credit scores is still around and has won over some influential evangelists.

Bill Clerico, CEO of the small business payment processing service WePay, for example, recently became the latest social media advocate to extoll the virtues of using social media profiles to help decide whether a person or a business can be trusted.

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Emily’s list: AmEx card + Twitter hashtags = deals

Emily Crone

Earlier this week, American Express announced that it has launched new program that allows cardholders to access exclusive deals by simply using Twitter hashtags (text with a ‘#’ before it). It’s the first time I’ve heard of a credit card issuer doing something so social media-savvy. Why didn’t anyone think of this earlier?

Learn more about it, plus read my roundup of my 10 favorite personal finance blog posts from the past week!

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What are your friends buying? Use Blippy to find out

Tyler Metzger

Introducing Blippy, a Twitter-esque service that lets you share your credit and debit card purchases with the world. Socially helpful and fun or just plain scary? Read on and learn more.
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A #cardgame, some hashtags and a pound cake: Our insta-Twitter review of Frontline’s ‘Card Game’

Tyler Metzger

On Nov. 24, Frontline’s “The Card Game” let lose a flurry of information about the credit card industry. The CreditCards.com editorial team, along with some friends, were right there to absorb and comment on it during our first ever Twitter-periment.
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Join us in our first ever Twitter-periment

Tyler Metzger

Join the CreditCards.com editorial team as we tweet our thoughts about Frontline’s new documentary, “The Card Game.” Just search “#cardgame” at Twitter.com, and you’ll be able to read our reactions in real time. Add the tag to your tweets to join us.
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