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Costco makes deal with Visa, Citigroup

...16 years, the retailer is switching to Visa and will use Citigroup as its exclusive...will change?A: Costco will only accept Visa credit cards at its stores starting April...2016. Customers will also be able to use Visa and MasterCard debit cards, or pay in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/costco-makes-deal-visa-cit
Costco strikes credit card deal with Citi, Visa

...the exclusive issuer of its co-branded credit cards, with Visa replacing American Express as the card network.The deal is...is set to expire March 31, 2016. Costco says the deal with Visa and Citigroup Inc. would take effect the next day.The company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/costco-strikes-credit-card
14 at compete in Scripps National Regional Spelling Bee on Saturday

...be allowed inside to prevent distracting the contestants.The top three spellers will receive prizes, to include pre-paid Visa cards, dictionaries and online encyclopedia subscriptions. The grand prize winner will compete in the National Spelling Bee...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-03-05/14-compete-scripps-nation
Visa wants to track smartphones to combat credit card fraud

...in sarongs, could be coming to an end.Visa will roll out a new feature this spring...every smartphones.Having your bank and Visa know where you are at all times might sound...update their smartphone apps to include Visa's new location-tracking software...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-13/visa-wants-track-smartphon
Nasdaq 5,000: index passes dot-com milestone after 15 years

...the company's profits, which came in below analysts' estimates. Sotheby sank 61 cents, or 1.4 percent, to $43.34.Visa rose $6.98, or 2.6 percent, to $278.29 after Costco said it would be the only credit card accepted at its stores...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-02/nasdaq-5000-index-passes-d
Federal prosecutor, ATF agent under investigation

...that they conspired to illegally obtain a visa for an informant, which could create havoc...letter about the pair's handling of the visa application, and that the two were engaged...Ippolito's help, applied for a special visa for the informant. In the application...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-02/federal-prosecutor-atf
American Express loses case involving retailer policies

...competitive against the larger payment networks of Visa and MasterCard and their bank partners...practices such as signs that say "We Prefer Visa" or possibly offering discounts to Discover cardholders.Visa and MasterCard ended their similar nondisclosure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-02-19/american-express-loses-cas
INS announces it has exhausted its allotment of high-tech visas

...the ceiling on the visa program. The Immigration...out 115,000 H-1B visas for the fiscal year...handed out 74,300 visas and has more than...will stop accepting visa petitions on Tuesday...capped at 65,000 visas annually. Heeding...temporarily boosted the visa category, which is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/18/tec_284854.shtml
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Over 300 people identified whose prosecutions might be tainted

...assistance of Ippolito, to truthfully list the repeated acts of criminal conduct by his informant when applying for a special Visa for him.In the trial in Brunswick, Valoze testified his informant only benefitted by his "status in this country to be here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-02-17/over-300-people-identi
Security changes affect students with visas

...With tighter restrictions on foreign visas imposed after the Sept. 11 terrorist...coordinators. Ms. Manlopat said that her visa will have to be renewed in August and...in the United States with visitors' visas and began flight classes before their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/22/met_339934.shtml
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