The Original BankAmericard

September 18th : The Credit Card is 61 years old today

On September 18th, 1958 the modern day credit card was born in Fresno, California. It would take the small California bank a few years to turn a profit with the gimmick, but it eventually did…and boy did it take off! Driving trillions of dollars of commerce across the globe. Andreesen Horowitz has a fun little story posted today. Take a read HERE.

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