Moms take care of everyone – family, friends and co-workers – and they make it all look easy. One of our favorite ways to celebrate and thank mom on her special day is to take her to a restaurant. In fact, Mother’s Day is projected to be a ‘top five’ day for 2017 restaurant sales …
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For all of us, travel is a way to escape from the day-to-day grind. Yet, for nearly 300 million people across the globe – representing one in every 10 jobs – travel-related activities provide work and income, making the tourism industry one of the largest global employers.  Over the last 50 years, the industry has …
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 The annual “Mastercard Valentine’s Day Index” highlights money is no object when it comes to creating a special experience Share this news using the hashtag #LoveIndex https://newsroom.mastercard.com/?p=59335 February 13, 2017 – Whether it’s a small romantic gesture or an extravagant surprise for that special someone, it would appear shoppers around the globe are feeling loved up, spending …
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Millions of Europeans Lack Access to the Global Economy, but the Road to Inclusion is a Digital One Waterloo, Belgium – December 12, 2016 – Mastercard today announced findings from new research into those who are financially excluded across Europe, finding a third (33%) are employed full time and 35% are aged 18-34. 138 million [1] …
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Decision Intelligence™ leverages machine learning technology to increase approvals for genuine transactions and deliver overall better consumer shopping experience PURCHASE, N.Y. – November 30, 2016 – Mastercard today introduced Decision Intelligence, a comprehensive decision and fraud detection service. The solution uses artificial intelligence technology to help financial institutions increase the accuracy of real-time approvals of …
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