Would you offer up your Facebook friends for money?
American Express wants you to. The credit card issuer launched a “Link, Like, Love” social media campaign asking cardholders to allow AmEx to tap their circle of friends, interests and other “likes” in order to offer customized shopping discounts.
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.
I couldn’t wake a corporate giant, but a poke from a consumer blogger did.
Old: Go out of the way, meet with friend, drink, complain and leave.
New: Buy friend a drink from home on your computer. Call it a night.