EastWest Bank To Deactivate Non-EMV Debit Cards On December 4, 2017

EastWest Bank is set to deactivate all its non-EMV, magnetic stripe-only (magstripe) debit cards at 11:59 PM of December 4, 2017. Upon deactivation, customers can no longer use these cards at automated teller machines (ATMs), point-of-sale (POS) terminals, and online merchants. To avoid the rush and inconvenience, customers who are still using magstripe-only EastWest Debit Cards are…

Travel In Style With BPI Credit Cards

BPI Credit Cards is collaborating with Qatar Airways, the world’s fastest-growing airline, and SSI Group, Inc. the country’s leading specialty retailer, to offer installment plans and discounts on airfares, as well as travel essentials. For the first time, Qatar Airways is offering Philippines travelers not only discounted fares to Europe and the United States, but also…

PSBank: When Sharing Isn’t Caring

Filipinos comprise one of the largest digital communities in the world. We thrive on increased connectivity and communication, primarily via social media. It has never been easier to share content online as it is today, from articles from our favorite sites to moments from our everyday lives. With increased sharing, however, comes a bigger target…

My Faith In The Banking System Reaffirmed

Unionbank has received what I think is an unjust amount of criticism these days, as the latest bank to suffer yet another incident that could have proven costly.  For those who haven’t actually heard, an employee of Unionbank attempted to steal 17 million pesos from the bank, but thanks to the bank’s robust security measures,…