Tag Archives: Capital One

Virtual card numbers: safer, convenient and a spending risk

Kelly Dilworth

Virtual credit card numbers are a safer way to pay online, but they are not without risk – especially when a credit card number (traditional or virtual) is stored on a retailer’s website. While the threat of card fraud is…
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5 tools I’m using to up my credit cards ‘rewards game’

Antonio Ruiz-Camacho

Once you dive into the credit cards rewards game, you start finding ways to score savings almost everywhere. Here are five tools I began to use during my first year scoring cash back by using credit cards – and how much I…
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Why I’ll start using my Costco card on my overseas trips

Antonio Ruiz-Camacho

The content on this page is accurate as of the posting date. Please see the card issuer’s website for the most current version of the offer. As I’m starting to plan my family’s summer vacations, I’ve realized that one of…
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Pasta, Demogorgons and other news to know this week

Taylor Tompkins

This week’s (un)lucky number is: $4 million The unlucky one this week is all of us because we didn’t have as good of a father-in-law as Mark Twain. Good ol’ Sam Clemens’ father-in-law not only gave him and his wife a…
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Alexa will give you your credit card balance – if you ask her correctly

Jeff Herman
Alexa, what's my card balance?

Alexa tells you a joke, reads you the news, plays your favorite music … and lets you know your credit card balance. Capital One, American Express and USAA Labs have rolled out Alexa skills, but what credit card and banking questions can…
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