“One of the great memes of recent years was Florida Man, “the world’s worst superhero.” So named for the large quantity of bizarre news stories with the template “Florida Man (fill in the blank),” the meme covered everything from attempting to use a taco as a form of identification to calling 911 repeatedly over the […]
“If you’re a shopkeeper, who do you trust to repay a debt? For most of history, only someone you knew personally, which was fine since most of the people you encountered would be from the same small community.”
“Fyre Festival taught us many things. Among them: always bring your own snacks, be wary of events marketed with a combination of Bahamian pigs and influencer supermodels, and—perhaps most usefully—always book with a credit card.”
“The economy is robust, unemployment is sitting at 3.7%, its lowest mark in nearly half a century, and interest rates, though moving upward, are still relatively low. So why are credit-card delinquencies, application rejections, and involuntary account closures all on the upswing?”
"Discover announced today the launch of messaging, a customer service option that allows customers to communicate with Discover’s customer service agents without having to stop and restart numerous interactions. The new feature, which will be rolled out in phases, enables customers to message Discover’s customer service representatives via the Discover mobile app."
“Dude Solutions, the leading provider of operations management services to education, and SchoolPay, the most advanced enterprise payment solution in the K12 market, today announced an agreement for SchoolPay to power payments in various Dude Solutions systems.”