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Samsung Pay Winds Down Rewards Scheme

“Samsung Pay users in the USA are no longer able to earn Samsung Rewards points each time they make a purchase using the payments service. Samsung has updated the terms and conditions of its rewards programme , and these show that users are now able to earn Samsung Rewards points only when making purchases from […]
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Cardlytics to Acquire Bridg to Accelerate Transformational Growth

“Cardlytics (NASDAQ: CDLX) announced today its intent to acquire Bridg, a customer data platform that empowers marketers to better understand and reach customers using SKU-level insights. Once the integration is complete, this addition will pair Cardlytics’ advertising platform, which has an audience of more than 163 million monthly active users, with Bridg’s enhanced SKU-level insights […]
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Cardlytics to Acquire Dosh to Bolster Digital Advertising Offering

“Cardlytics (NASDAQ: CDLX), a digital advertising platform, announced today its planned acquisition of Dosh , a cash-back offers platform, for $275 million in cash and stock. Founded in 2016, Dosh is best known for creating a consumer app that provides cash back for millions of consumers from thousands of merchants. The Dosh app delivers an […]
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New Sam’s Club Mastercard Rewards Program By Synchrony Unlocks Additional Value On Sam’s Club Purchases

“Sam’s Club, (NYSE: WMT ), a leading membership warehouse club, Synchrony, (NYSE: SYF ), a premier consumer financial services company, and Mastercard, (NYSE: MA ) a global technology company in the payments industry, announced today a new Sam’s Club Mastercard rewards program that provides additional value for cardholders – from expanded rewards to digital enhancements. The […]
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Deals

cxLoyalty Group Holdings Inc. Announces Sale of its Global Loyalty Division to JPMorgan Chase

“cxLoyalty Group Holdings, Inc. (“cxLoyalty Group Holdings”) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its Global Loyalty division (“cxLoyalty”) to JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM ) (“JPMC”). The deal includes cxLoyalty’s leading technology platforms, full service travel agency, gift card, merchandise, and points bank businesses. cxLoyalty will operate as […]
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Rakuten In-Store Network Enables Offers in Google Pay

“Google Pay users can now earn Cash Back on card-linked offers for both online and in-store purchases at leading retail and dining locations thanks to a new collaboration with Rakuten In Store Network. Starting in November, consumers paying with Google Pay began to receive Cash Back rewards from participating retailers and restaurants.”