Apple Card launch expands to all US iPhone users
Apple has announced its Apple Card is available to everyone in the US starting today, expanding on the limited launch earlier this month. If you didn't see the many signup tutorial videos provided by Apple, you can apply by opening the Wallet app on your iPhone to start. The full rollout comes alongside an extra benefit for those happy to bank with the tech company: a three percent "Daily Cash" return offer that works with both Uber and Uber Eats.
Today, Venmothat it's launching a credit card in partnership with Synchrony. The card should be ready in the second half of 2020, and users will be able to apply for, use and manage it through the Venmo app. Cardholders will get real-time, granular alerts and be able to easily split and share purchases.
Synchrony already partners with Venmo's parent company PayPal, as well as many retail brands. Asnotes, adding a Venmo-branded card could help Venmo generate . Venmo launched a last year, so it was only a matter of time before it added a credit card. It's actually surprising that it took this long.
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Online payment service: Willingness to buy on the Internet gives Paypal a surprisingly high profit
Internet trade is booming and Paypal is slowing down: revenue and profits are growing significantly. The payment app Venmo also contributed to the success. Some investors were disappointed anyway.
Thanks to a flourishing e-commerce business,online payment service has boosted revenue and earnings at the start of the year. In the three months to end of March, the surplus over the previous year's value by 31 percent to 667 million dollars (598 million euros), as the former Ebay subsidiary announced Wednesday after the US market in San Jose. Sales climbed 12 percent to $ 4.1 billion.
While Paypal clearly outperformed market expectations, some investors had expected slightly higher returns.with a modest price loss.
For the first time, the company also announced figures for thepopular payment app Venmo: Venmo have led 40 million users to the platform, PayPal said.
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now has a total of 277 million customer accounts - including 22 million merchant accounts. Total payment volume for Venmo increased 73 percent year-on-year in the first quarter to $ 21 billion. According to PayPal, Venmo is on its way to reach a payment volume of 100 billion dollars this year. Rival Square, powered by Twitter boss Jack Dorsey, announced 15 million active users for its cash app as of December.
"Venmo continues its momentum," said PayPal boss Dan Schulman in an interview with analysts. "As user growth continues to accelerate, merchants are increasingly turning to Venmo to gain a dedicated customer base."
Venmo has partnered with Chipotle, GrubHub and Uber, which is a key to earning revenue from the app, according to Schulman achieve.
The financial app also works in many ways like a social network: users can, for example, comment on payments and see what friends spend on them. Originally, Venmo was bought for $ 26 million by BrainTree and later by PayPal.
Venmo has not yet become a money machine for its parent company. At a desired date for profitability PayPal did not want to provide information. But it was extremely satisfied with the development, it said.
Above all, Sofortüberweisung and Venmos debit card had driven sales growth. The Wall Street Journal recently reported that the company was soon launching a Venmo credit card.
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PayPal acquires the company behind the Honey deal-finding extension for $4 billion .
PayPal should have tried a coupon codeWhen you’re shopping on one of the 30,000 online retailers Honey works with, the extension will find coupon codes for things you add to your cart and attempt to automatically apply them for you. In my experience, though, the codes Honey finds don’t always work — Best Buy’s online store didn’t take a Honey-found coupon for an order I created for a Nintendo Switch, for example — but it’s a useful service to at least help you check for coupon codes before you buy something.