Financial Services

Coming soon: a selfie with your credit card application

Oct 19, 2017

Payment processing giant Visa is launching a platform to allow banks to integrate various types of biometrics _ your fingerprint, face, voice, etc. _ into approving credit card applications and payments

The Latest: 2 senators formally propose health deal

Oct 19, 2017

Two leading senators have formally proposed their bipartisan compromise for steadying health insurance markets

Correction: SmallBiz-Small Talk-Lending to Women story

Oct 19, 2017

Correction: SmallBiz-Small Talk-Lending to Women story

Have we seen this story before? Black Monday 30 years later

Oct 19, 2017

Thirty years after Black Monday, U.S. markets are reaching highs never seen before

'Murder insurance' or protection in self-defense cases?

Oct 19, 2017

The NRA's insurance for gun owners involved in self-defense cases is under fire

Trump's health subsidy shutdown could lead to free insurance

Oct 19, 2017

How's that? Trump's health subsidy shutdown could lead to free insurance, experts say

Bank of Korea raises South Korea's outlook on strong exports

Oct 19, 2017

South Korea's central bank says Asia's fourth-largest economy is likely to grow 3.0 percent this year bolstered by robust exports in the manufacturing sector

The Latest: Governors urge Congress to back health subsidies

Oct 19, 2017

A bipartisan group of governors is urging congressional leaders to support a plan to calm health insurance markets

States ask US court to keep up health subsidies cut by Trump

Oct 18, 2017

Nineteen top state government lawyers are asking a U.S. judge in California to force the Trump administration to make health care subsidy payments that the president abruptly cut off last week

American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault to retire next year

Oct 18, 2017

Kenneth Chenault, one of the most prominent black businessmen and long-time chairman and CEO of American Express, will retire in early 2018; led company through financial crisis and 9/11 attacks

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