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Venmo Will Introduce Its Own Credit Cards in 2020

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PayPal‘s Venmo app will start using its own credit cards next year in partnership with Synchrony Financial. Synchrony is a monetary services business that powers store cards for such entities as Amazon, eBay, Old Navy, and about 100 other cards in total.

According to the company, it has actually raised over $140 billion USD in sales and has 80.3 million active accounts. This isn’t the very first time Venmo has dipped into producing its own cards, as it presented a partnership with MasterCard to produce its own self-branded debit cards in 2015

” The next natural extension was to have a Venmo charge card,” Darrell Esch, senior vice president of credit at PayPal, informed CNBC “This rounds out what was otherwise a space with the debit card.” TechCrunch also keeps in mind that adding a Venmo-branded card could help “a still unprofitable arm of PayPal’s larger organisation, create more income.”

Tech giant Apple launched its own credit card in August, appropriately dubbed “ Apple Card” The titanium charge card is in association with Goldman Sachs and offers users with benefits such as 1-3?sh back, no worldwide costs, an interactive app that tracks your use, and more.

In other tech news, Uber and Cityscoot are partnering to use electric mopeds flights through Paris app

PayPal is launching a @venmo credit card as it works to generate income from the payment app?

Partnering with @synchrony on the banking side. Users can still share/ like deals on Venmo’s social feed (and use emojis). Goes live in2020 https://t.co/IL6PTTmcua

— Kate Rooney (@Kr00 ney) October 17, 2019

Welcome @venmo! Discover more about our expanded strategic relationship with @PayPal https://t.co/0BcBUrHZcv pic.twitter.com/0ZfHwHLMTD

— Synchrony (@synchrony) October 17, 2019

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