BANKING AND CREDIT NEWS-October 7, 2015-Reportlinker releases 5th edition of report on co-branded, affinity cards
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 7, 2015-Reportlinker releases 5th edition of report on co-branded, affinity cards
Kapital Bank published Affinity cards
as part of a charity campaign conducted together with VISA International and "Savab Dunyasi" charity fund.
In recent years, affinity cards
have also received a fair amount of negative publicity.
to issue "Go Life" affinity cards
, whose circulation will exceed 200,000 by the end of the month.
are often associated with specific retailers, colleges or non-profits and other special rewards programmes.
which deals with Visa affinity credit cards, said that nonprofits using those affinity cards
wouldn't be affected by the new Nevada legislation.
Consumers also used their plastic to raise money for charity through affinity cards
, under which card issuers make a donation to a cause linked to the card when it is first taken out, with further payments made according to card usage.
MBNA offer 72 affinity cards
linked to English and Scottish football clubs.
There are more than 70 affinity cards
on the market, benefiting everything from human and animal charities to environmental groups and political parties.
are credit cards issued by a financial institution providing the cardholder with benefits, often points, offered by the institution's affinity partner.
MBNA, which has its UK base in the city, issues its own credit cards as well as affinity cards
for other financial services groups,charities and sports clubs,including Liverpool and Manchester United.