it’s all about the loopholes, baby.

You know how sometimes you pay a diff price for gas depending on if you pay in cash or use yo plastic?

So, I just found out that Visa and MasterCard explicitly prohibit merchants from charging consumers extra for paying with a credit card. (American Express & Discover don’t.)

But all the cards do allow the station to offer a discount for using cash.

So, all they need to do is increase their regular price & give the discount to the ppl who carry green. Sneaky.

One thought on “it’s all about the loopholes, baby.

  1. Yeah, Urban Cowboy was talking to me about this. We always use our AmEx so I think he’s going to look into this more. Seems downright dirty to me. đŸ˜¦

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