Description: An in-depth look at the history of the credit card companies that run our global financial networks. We touch it all, from the founding of American Express in 1850 to charge coins, money orders, traveler's checks, diners club cards, the first credit card US Patent, and the formation of Visa and MasterCard. The origin … Continue reading Episode 168: A Story of Credit Cards
Beta / Trial Episode This week we launch our beta episode of Around The Coin. Our speakers in this week’s episode: Brian Roemmele Faisal Khan Mike Townsend Also available on iTunes. // // ]]> Sponsors:Otter Labs -> Otter helps startups hire talented inexpensive developers faster through staff augmentation, focusing on Argentina. Redeeem -> Redeeem is a decentralized … Continue reading Coin, Foursquare, and what the future holds for payment startups.