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# credit-card - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Retailers warned after spate of credit card fraud in north Dublin in recent days
# Suspicious Activity
# Suspicious Activity

Retailers warned after spate of credit card fraud in north Dublin in recent days

Oct 30th 2019, 9:45 PM 33,779 Views 11 Comments

Gardaí are urging retailers to raise staff awareness around any suspicious behaviour.

# credit-card - Saturday 25 August, 2018

There are almost 4.5 million debit cards in use in Ireland
# Swipe
# Swipe

There are almost 4.5 million debit cards in use in Ireland

Aug 25th 2018, 10:00 PM 17,193 Views 29 Comments

Debit card use is increasing at a much higher rate than credit cards in Ireland.

# credit-card - Friday 1 June, 2018

Visa apologises for card issues, says services are 'operating at close to normal levels'
# Atm Queues
# Atm Queues

Visa apologises for card issues, says services are 'operating at close to normal levels'

Jun 1st 2018, 10:25 PM 129,318 Views 119 Comments

Large queues had formed at ATMs earlier.

# credit-card - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Irish banks monitoring bitcoin buys on credit cards after UK bank brings in ban
# Lloyds Bank
# Lloyds Bank

Irish banks monitoring bitcoin buys on credit cards after UK bank brings in ban

Feb 10th 2018, 10:00 PM 41,433 Views 118 Comments

The cryptocurrency has surged in value recently, but there are fears it’s on the verge of plummeting.

# credit-card - Sunday 28 January, 2018

No cash? No problem - This Paris church now takes bank cards
# Catholic Church
# Catholic Church

No cash? No problem - This Paris church now takes bank cards

Jan 28th 2018, 9:15 AM 15,902 Views 44 Comments

Starting today, worshippers at Saint-François de Molitor church can use their debit or credit cards to donate.

# credit-card - Thursday 29 June, 2017

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card
# Grafton Street
# Grafton Street

Teenage boy spent more than €2,000 in shops with stolen bank card

Jun 29th 2017, 6:10 AM 20,532 Views 0 Comments

The 16-year-old told Dublin Children’s Court he wanted to be sentenced.

# credit-card - Friday 23 June, 2017

Credit card fraud: Irish sports retailer targeted 172 times in two weeks
# Scammers
# Scammers

Credit card fraud: Irish sports retailer targeted 172 times in two weeks

Jun 23rd 2017, 7:44 AM 36,192 Views 21 Comments

As the level of online shopping increases, ‘card not present’ fraud is on the rise.

# credit-card - Wednesday 5 October, 2016

$5 billion Irish-founded company Stripe has just gotten a massive boost from Japan
# Limerick
# Limerick

$5 billion Irish-founded company Stripe has just gotten a massive boost from Japan

Oct 5th 2016, 8:45 PM 21,468 Views 5 Comments

Stripe is expanding in the Asian market after receiving funding from a Japanese credit card provider.

# credit-card - Saturday 25 June, 2016

Did you hear the one about the mystery American tourists and the free bar?
# It's On Me
# It's On Me

Did you hear the one about the mystery American tourists and the free bar?

Jun 25th 2016, 2:09 PM 47,642 Views 38 Comments

A mystery group turned up in Tralee earlier this week and decided to cover the cost of everyone’s booze.

# credit-card - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Woman and three children sleep in industrial unit because council's credit card was maxed out
# Credit Card
# Credit Card

Woman and three children sleep in industrial unit because council's credit card was maxed out

Aug 6th 2015, 10:49 PM 43,472 Views 88 Comments

“Her and her three children are trying to find accommodation tonight.”

# credit-card - Monday 29 June, 2015

Travelling to Greece for a holiday? You'd better bring plenty of cash
# Big Spenders
# Big Spenders

Travelling to Greece for a holiday? You'd better bring plenty of cash

Jun 29th 2015, 10:54 AM 21,575 Views 58 Comments

Irish travel agents have warned people may have trouble taking out cash when they arrive.

# credit-card - Thursday 7 May, 2015

Poll: Would you like to see Ireland become a cashless society?
# The Future
# The Future

Poll: Would you like to see Ireland become a cashless society?

May 7th 2015, 8:58 PM 22,063 Views 95 Comments

Are you a cash lover or do you want to see it all go CHIP and pin?

# credit-card - Saturday 3 January, 2015

Lower retailer fees for credit cards getting closer (that's good news for shoppers)
# Charges
# Charges

Lower retailer fees for credit cards getting closer (that's good news for shoppers)

Jan 3rd 2015, 5:54 PM 10,093 Views 28 Comments

The fees are charged by the banks when retailers process shoppers’ payments.

# credit-card - Saturday 18 October, 2014

Barack Obama had his credit card declined in a New York cafe
# Awkward
# Awkward

Barack Obama had his credit card declined in a New York cafe

Oct 18th 2014, 7:00 AM 24,535 Views 22 Comments

Need a lend of a fiver, Barack? No. Of course you don’t.

# credit-card - Friday 18 July, 2014

Facebook is testing a way to let you purchase items directly from your news feed
# Buy
# Buy

Facebook is testing a way to let you purchase items directly from your news feed

Jul 18th 2014, 1:41 PM 4,747 Views 17 Comments

A ‘Buy’ button has been rolled out to a limited number of companies in the United States.

# credit-card - Friday 16 May, 2014

Businesses in Northern Ireland fall victim to 'sophisticated credit card scam'
# Fraud
# Fraud

Businesses in Northern Ireland fall victim to 'sophisticated credit card scam'

May 16th 2014, 3:59 PM 10,110 Views 0 Comments

Police said a number of business people have already been defrauded out of significant sums of money.

# credit-card - Saturday 12 April, 2014

Getting counselling but want to keep it private? You better pay in cash
# Cash Or Card
# Cash Or Card

Getting counselling but want to keep it private? You better pay in cash

Apr 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 20,293 Views 46 Comments

Looking after your mental health but want to keep it private. We ask, should it be hidden from your bank statements?

# credit-card - Wednesday 26 February, 2014

Mastercard uses phone location tech to help prevent credit card fraud
# Not Verified
# Not Verified

Mastercard uses phone location tech to help prevent credit card fraud

Feb 26th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,150 Views 11 Comments

The pilot service uses your phone’s location to verify purchases done by credit card when you’re abroad.

# credit-card - Friday 7 February, 2014

Danske Bank moves to reassure customers as thousands of accounts closed
# Shutting Down
# Shutting Down

Danske Bank moves to reassure customers as thousands of accounts closed

Feb 7th 2014, 2:29 PM 14,595 Views 29 Comments

The institution is pulling out of the Irish market. 8,000 holders of stand-alone products are affected by today’s move.

# credit-card - Monday 16 December, 2013

Tourists spent big using payment cards during The Gathering
# Tourism
# Tourism

Tourists spent big using payment cards during The Gathering

Dec 16th 2013, 10:14 AM 6,017 Views 21 Comments

A 21 per cent increase was driven by UK and US visitors in 2013.

# credit-card - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

'Culture of secrecy' in Nigella Lawson's marriage hid alleged drug problems
# Nigella Lawson
# Nigella Lawson

'Culture of secrecy' in Nigella Lawson's marriage hid alleged drug problems

Nov 27th 2013, 8:30 PM 22,918 Views 0 Comments

These claims emerged as a judge decided the trial of two sisters accused of fraud while working for the couple would go ahead.

# credit-card - Thursday 14 November, 2013

Today's the first deadline for the Local Property Tax
# Paper Return
# Paper Return

Today's the first deadline for the Local Property Tax

Nov 14th 2013, 8:36 AM 7,549 Views 40 Comments

It’s 14 November — the deadline for filing a written return.

# credit-card - Wednesday 13 November, 2013

Gardaí investigate as 1.5 million affected by Loyaltybuild data breach
# Data Theft
# Data Theft

Gardaí investigate as 1.5 million affected by Loyaltybuild data breach

Nov 13th 2013, 8:47 AM 6,795 Views 19 Comments

Customers are being advised to check for unusual transactions over the last month.

# credit-card - Tuesday 12 November, 2013

Over 500,000 potentially affected by loyalty scheme breach
# Data Breach
# Data Breach

Over 500,000 potentially affected by loyalty scheme breach

Nov 12th 2013, 8:55 PM 14,162 Views 32 Comments

An initial inspection report has found that the names, addresses and other details of some 1.12 million clients have also been compromised.

Poll: Do you have concerns about using your credit card online?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you have concerns about using your credit card online?

Nov 12th 2013, 9:42 AM 9,641 Views 61 Comments

More details of a major security breach have appeared this morning.

# credit-card - Tuesday 5 November, 2013

Supervalu warns 38,000 customers over possible data breach
# Getawaybreaks
# Getawaybreaks

Supervalu warns 38,000 customers over possible data breach

Nov 5th 2013, 4:26 PM 16,041 Views 15 Comments

A potential security breach was uncovered at a loyalty-programme company that runs the “Getawaybreaks” promotion for the supermarket chain. The Data Protection Commissioner has been informed.

# credit-card - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Gilmore asks Revenue to 'reconsider' property tax deadline
# Property Tax
# Property Tax

Gilmore asks Revenue to 'reconsider' property tax deadline

Nov 2nd 2013, 6:08 PM 13,021 Views 96 Comments

The Revenue Commissioners said they are not asking anyone to pay boe

# credit-card - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

The Ombudsman's credit card was stolen and used to buy designer clothes
# Hollister
# Hollister

The Ombudsman's credit card was stolen and used to buy designer clothes

Oct 22nd 2013, 6:40 AM 15,020 Views 18 Comments

The money was refunded to Emily O’Reilly’s office after the fraud was discovered in September 2012.

# credit-card - Tuesday 20 August, 2013

EBS apologises after double-charging error on debit cards
# Debit Card
# Debit Card

EBS apologises after double-charging error on debit cards

Aug 20th 2013, 2:04 PM 5,295 Views 11 Comments

The former building society said today that the issue affected approximately 2,500 transactions.

# credit-card - Thursday 13 December, 2012

Department of Finance issues warning over hoax calls offering €2,000 refund
# Hoax Call
# Hoax Call

Department of Finance issues warning over hoax calls offering €2,000 refund

Dec 13th 2012, 4:51 PM 8,929 Views 25 Comments

The caller tells recipients they are due the refund but will need to deposit €250 into a bank account in order to receive it.

# credit-card - Wednesday 24 October, 2012

Insane Headline of the Day
# Barrel Scraper
From The Daily Edge
# Barrel Scraper

Insane Headline of the Day

Oct 24th 2012, 11:20 AM 999 Views 2 Comments

It involves Justin Bieber and a penis enlargement.

# credit-card - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

New app allows Chip and PIN processing on your mobile
# Mobile Merchant
# Mobile Merchant

New app allows Chip and PIN processing on your mobile

Oct 2nd 2012, 4:32 PM 16,315 Views 30 Comments

The app uses a Bluetooth-connected PIN pad to securely process payments through a smartphone.

# credit-card - Tuesday 31 July, 2012

Olympics sponsor Visa alerted to Commission's concerns over charges
# Visa
# Visa

Olympics sponsor Visa alerted to Commission's concerns over charges

Jul 31st 2012, 3:03 PM 4,335 Views 1 Comment

EU regulators have notified Visa of concerns regarding certain charges for credit and debit card transactions.

# credit-card - Saturday 14 July, 2012

Visa and Mastercard pay out billions over alleged fixing of credit card fees
# Credit Cards
# Credit Cards

Visa and Mastercard pay out billions over alleged fixing of credit card fees

Jul 14th 2012, 10:17 AM 5,805 Views 7 Comments

Millions of merchants in the US had sued the credit card giants over alleged fixing of card use fees.

# credit-card - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Retailers warned of scammer ‘calling himself Mark’
# Scam
# Scam

Retailers warned of scammer ‘calling himself Mark’

Jul 12th 2012, 6:30 AM 11,810 Views 19 Comments

The Irish Payment Services Organisation has said that there is a man posing as one of their engineers phoning shops.

# credit-card - Thursday 1 March, 2012

Credit card-sized computer launched
# Raspberry Pi
# Raspberry Pi

Credit card-sized computer launched

Mar 1st 2012, 9:38 AM 6,002 Views 34 Comments

The Raspberry Pi, which costs less than €30, went on sale yesterday – and the demand for it crashed the supplier’s website.

# credit-card - Wednesday 8 February, 2012

The Daily Fix: Wednesday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Wednesday

Feb 8th 2012, 7:54 PM 5,005 Views 3 Comments

In tonight’s Fix: What you need to know about the Finance Bill, latest on the Tallaght drive-by, and the man who’s betting on the Irish economy…

# credit-card - Thursday 12 January, 2012

How Europeans shop and pay is 'radically changing'
# Electronic Payments
# Electronic Payments

How Europeans shop and pay is 'radically changing'

Jan 12th 2012, 7:00 AM 3,653 Views 13 Comments

With more than 700 million payment cards in use throughout the EU – and the number of smartphone owners increasing – the European Commission is seeking ways to reduce obstacles to electronic commerce.

# credit-card - Monday 28 November, 2011

Irish shoppers to spend over €250m online this Christmas
# Christmas Shopping
# Christmas Shopping

Irish shoppers to spend over €250m online this Christmas

Nov 28th 2011, 7:00 AM 1,672 Views 9 Comments

Today is the busiest day for online shopping over the Christmas period according to research.

# credit-card - Wednesday 31 August, 2011

Minister Bruton travels to meet with MBNA staff
# Jobs
# Jobs

Minister Bruton travels to meet with MBNA staff

Aug 31st 2011, 10:23 AM 391 Views 0 Comments

The Minister will speak to staff and management at the company following the news that MBNA is to close its UK and Irish operations.

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