Gas rebate credit cards (or even plain gasoline credit cards) are usually associated with a specific oil company or brand name. These include Marathon, Exxon-Mobil, Shell, and many others. Gas credit cards were helpful if you frequented only one gas sta
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Many people are out there today that want to get a credit card. This can be for several different reasons. Some people need a credit card to catch up on bills. Other people need a credit card so they don't have to carry a lot of cash on them. Some p Please click here to continue reading...
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* Related Definitions, Terms and Acronyms:
Gift certificates or gift cards - cash alternatives that are essentially the same, except that the cards automate the checkout and accounting processes by having a barcode or magnetic strip, which can be processed through a standard electronic credit card machine.
Discount brands - usually smaller regional gas station chains or independent stations that offer lower prices on gasoline.
MasterCard Incorporated - a membership organization owned by the 25,000 financial institutions that issue its brand of credit cards.
Credit card system - a retail transaction credit and settlement system named after the small plastic card issued to users of the system.
Credit card incentives, rewards, and rebates - credit providers often offer incentives such as frequent flier miles, gift certificates, or cash back (typically 1 %) to try attract customers to their program.