Thursday, 17 October 2019

Tag Archives: Credit card

Apple debuts credit card as it readies TV+ launch

SAN FRANCISCO: Apple launched a smartphone-generation credit card in the US and moved closer to hitting the hot streaming television market with a new subscription service. The moves come as Apple shifts to emphasize digital content and other services to offset a pullback in the once-sizzling smartphone market. Arrival of ...

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Boy, 12, Runs Away To Luxury Hotel In Bali

Sydney Airport. Credit: PA SYDNEY: A 12-year-old Australian boy has been returned safely home after stealing his mum’s credit card and booking flights to Indonesia. He spent five days in luxury in a four-star hotel before being returned to home. The boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, stole ...

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Lloyds has banned Bitcoin buys

LONDON: Lloyds bank has stopped credit card customers from buying bitcoin, amid concerns of a credit risk surrounding the cryptocurrency’s rapidly falling value. Coming into effect today, the ban applies to Lloyds Bank, Bank of Scotland, Halifax and MBNA. The currency has grown exponentially in the last year, peaking at ...

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OnePlus Was Hacked to steal credit card details

LONDON: Anybody who used at credit card to purchase their flashy new OnePlus handsets from the company’s official site ought to immediately contact their bank: hackers might be out to steal your funds. Following a slew of complaints about possible credit card fraud from a flock of concerned OnePlus users, ...

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Credit and debit card surcharges to be banned

LONDON: Consumers are no longer to be charged extra for paying by debit or credit card, the government has said. From January next year, businesses will not be allowed to add any surcharges for card payments. The worst offenders currently are airlines and food delivery apps, and small businesses which ...

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