swipe fees

Report: Judge Expected to Reject Visa, Mastercard Swipe Fee Settlement
Report: Judge Expected to Reject Visa, Mastercard Swipe Fee Settlement
June 13, 2024  |  Legal

Credit card swipe fee litigation that has been fought for two decades is reportedly likely to remain unresolved for some time longer. A federal judge...

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UK Tribunal Allows Class Action Lawsuits Against Visa, Mastercard
UK Tribunal Allows Class Action Lawsuits Against Visa, Mastercard
June 07, 2024  |  Legal

Visa and Mastercard are facing new lawsuits over multilateral interchange fees. The United Kingdom Competition Appeal Tribunal ruled Friday (June 7) that collective proceedings —...

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Making Sense of the Cost of Cash for Businesses
Making Sense of the Cost of Cash for Businesses
June 07, 2024  |  News

Increasingly, the most used wallet in a shopper’s pocket isn’t the leather one. It’s the digital wallet in their phone. That’s also the case with...

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Banks Urge Fed to Withdraw Rule Lowering Cap on Debit Interchange Fees
Banks Urge Fed to Withdraw Rule Lowering Cap on Debit Interchange Fees
May 10, 2024  |  Bank Regulation

Beyond the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)’s new rule that would cap credit card late fees, banks are girding for the impact of the Federal...

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Senator Marshall Presses for Credit Card Competition Act Vote
Senator Marshall Presses for Credit Card Competition Act Vote
May 08, 2024  |  Credit Cards

U.S. Sen. Roger Marshall, R-Kan., aims to secure a vote on the Credit Card Competition Act (CCCA) by adding it to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA)...

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NRF Takes Gloves Off in Swipe Fee Settlement Objection Filing
NRF Takes Gloves Off in Swipe Fee Settlement Objection Filing
April 28, 2024  |  Retail

The National Retail Federation (NRF) on Friday (April 26) asked a federal judge to reject the proposed settlement of a class-action antitrust lawsuit over swipe...

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Shoppers May Ditch Preferred Merchants If Credit Card Surcharges Expand
Shoppers May Ditch Preferred Merchants If Credit Card Surcharges Expand
April 19, 2024  |  Retail

With consumers struggling under ongoing financial challenges, many may find credit card surcharges to be the proverbial straw that breaks the camel’s back, leading them...

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Card Networks’ $30 Billion Interchange Settlement Kicks Open Merchant Surcharge Door
Card Networks’ $30 Billion Interchange Settlement Kicks Open Merchant Surcharge Door
March 26, 2024  |  Legal

The simple math on the swipe fee agreement reached by Visa and Mastercard announced Tuesday (March 26) indicates that consumers may not feel much impact...

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Mastercard, Visa Reach Settlement With Merchants in Swipe Fee Lawsuit
Mastercard, Visa Reach Settlement With Merchants in Swipe Fee Lawsuit
March 26, 2024  |  Credit Cards

Mastercard and Visa have reached a class action settlement with U.S. merchants, in a deal that aims to end 20 years of antitrust litigation around...

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