GN Focus | Credit, Debit and Loyalty Cards

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    Thursday May 30

    The financial tsunami

    Get out of the rut of endless payments with these basic lessons in credit-card management

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    Thursday May 30

    Loyalty goes social

    Social media can serve as a simple yet effective way of rewarding brand enthusiasts

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    Thursday May 30

    Loyalty economics

    Are loyalty programmes 
a bubble set to burst?

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    Thursday May 30

    Partners in innovation

    Loyalty programmes have long been known for the affiliations they keep. As the competition for loyal customers intensifies, strategic alliances are crucial

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    Thursday May 30

    The celeb factor

    Are celebrity-sponsored credit cards worth the swipe? Features writer Sanaya Pavri explores the scope for such cards in the UAE

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    Thursday May 30

    New-age transactions

    With chip- and PIN-enabled debit cards ensuring greater security and convenience,
the usage of debit cards has increased

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    Thursday May 30

    Are card rewards really worth it?

    The benefits offered on credit cards could compensate for finance charges levied by the bank — but this can only work to your advantage if you pay your balance in full each month

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    Thursday May 30

    Cardless cash

    Do innovations in mobile banking signal the beginning of the end for the credit card?

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    Thursday May 30

    Talk to the card

    Payments with plastic are on the rise in
the UAE, driven by consumer confidence,
a focus on technology and enhanced security

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    Thursday Nov 29

    The weird and the wonderful

    Loyalty programmes are relying on the fun factor to create rewards that people remember. Clearly, it’s the little things that win over the consumer