Seeking Alpha
  • Hillbilly Stock Star
    $AXP ....my guess is in 2013 credits card co all-in move more aggressively into trafitional banking turf imo.
    12/12/12
    Reply (17)
    • grapeswhiz: Can you expand on that? What do you mean?
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Loans, on-line shopping, money markets, CD's, saving accounts, etc
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: $MA loans at 0% with 2% total fee ez money to a skilled practioner.
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    • grapeswhiz: I see. Yes, they want to be the pocket bank for the unbankable - and bankable, too - they just want to be the "bank in your pocket."
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Visa gift/debit ie pre-loaded cards....
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    • grapeswhiz: "Plastic money" in the truest sense of the term.
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: iPhone apps, goog virtual wallet,..
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Tie-ins across income spectrum imo....
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: And several things I don't fully understand.
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    • grapeswhiz: A "friend" will wave his card over your jacket which contains your wallet while you're out of the room & clean out your account. Great apps!
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Tickets, boarding passes go to smart phone. Flash Money?
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Or you just blink your eye via retina scan! LoL!
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    • Hillbilly Stock Star: Still coded only on hook for $50.
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    • weed: NFC is the revolution.
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    • 1980XLS-2.0: i-Phone does not have NFC technology.
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    • 1980XLS-2.0: $GDOT
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    • weed: I'll bet iPhone6 ( or whatever they call it) will have NFC. There's no hurry at the moment. $GDOT is one of my biggest losers, my own fault.
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