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PayPal customers take note: Lyft will soon let riders pay for rides with Venmo

From TechCrunch: Lyft riders will soon have the option for paying and splitting fares using Venmo, the company said in a blog posting this morning. Venmo joins Lyft’s other payment methods of PayPal, credit...

Venmo News: Lyft will soon let riders pay for rides with Venmo

From TechCrunch: Lyft riders will soon have the option for paying and splitting fares using Venmo, the company said in a blog posting this morning. Venmo joins Lyft’s other payment methods of PayPal, credit...

Top PayPal story from CNN: JPMorgan is taking on Square with a new card reader

From CNN: (CNN Business)Square and PayPal are disrupting the commercial banking industry. Now, the United States' largest bank is fighting back. On Wednesday, JPMorgan Chase(JPM) released a card payment provider, QuickAccept, as part of a...

Top PayPal story from Engadget: PayPal will soon let US users buy, sell and shop with cryptocurrency

From Engadget: PayPal is leaping into the cryptocurrency market, Starting in the next few weeks, users in the US can buy and sell bitcoin and several other digital currencies on the platform. Early next year,...

CNBC on PayPal: PayPal is launching a Venmo credit card to help monetize the payment app

From CNBC: The popular app, owned by PayPal, will offer a Venmo-branded credit card in 2020, the company announced Thursday. Synchrony Financial will handle the banking side of the card. The app started with peer-to-peer payments...

Hold PayPal responsible: PayPal gets into crypto with new features for trading and shopping

From CNBC: The company said in a press release that its new cryptocurrency service would launch in the U.S. in the coming weeks and will initially feature bitcoin, ethereum, bitcoin cash and litecoin. By early...

Take action against PayPal: PayPal sees a rise in ‘silver tech’ as older generations test digital payments

From CNBC: The company has seen an older audience flock to digital payments as cash is seen as a germ risk and people across the U.S. stay at home to avoid spreading Covid-19. People over...

Take action against PayPal: Venmo or Zelle? Which money app is right for you?

From Mic: Using apps to transfer money is a handy-dandy way to give someone cash without having to deal with gross old physical dollars. And although there are a bunch of apps to pick from,...

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Chase Bank news: U.S.-backed fighters chase Islamic State gunmen near Syria prison

From Los Angeles Times: Kurdish-led fighters advanced slowly Saturday under the cover of U.S.-led coalition air power in Syria’s northeast....

Expedia Group names Peter Kern as new CEO, lands $3B financing package, according to PhocusWire

From PhocusWire: Peter Kern is the new CEO of Expedia Group and Eric Hart is chief financial officer. The announcement today...

Chase Bank customers take note: US-backed fighters chase IS gunmen near prison in Syria

From ABC News: BEIRUT -- Kurdish-led fighters advanced slowly Saturday under the cover of U.S.-led coalition air power in Syria's...