US Patent No: 7,818,253

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Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others

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A method of issuing a purchase card is provided. The method includes the steps of presenting a purchaser with the opportunity to buy the purchase card, determining whether the purchaser has sufficient funds to pay for the purchase card, creating a purchase card account for a recipient designated by the purchaser, and issuing the purchase card. The purchase card may also be issued in connection with another credit card, for example as a rebate for purchases on the credit card. The purchase card may also be converted to a credit card.

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Patent Owner(s)

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JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A.NEW YORK, NY2391

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
Deporte, Rebecca Landenberg, PA 27 551
Joines, Penny Media, PA 10 232
Norwine, Jeffrey Wilmington, DE 11 237
Phillips, Gregory Joseph Landenberg, PA 29 559

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Patent Info (Count) # Cites Year
 
JPMORGAN CHASE BANK, N.A. (42)
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6,341,724 Cardless payment system 179 2001
2001/0034,682 International banking system and method 129 2001
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2003/0033,246 Sponsor funded stored value card 99 2002
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2003/0105,714 System and method for currency selectable stored value instrument 49 2003
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7,171,388 Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others 22 2004
7,174,314 Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others 23 2004
7,174,315 Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or deliveries to others 61 2004
7,174,316 Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others 24 2004
7,174,317 Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others 41 2004
7,363,273 Debit purchasing of stored value card for use by and/or delivery to others 22 2004
7,191,952 Selectable multi-purpose card 97 2004
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D602522 Transaction device 45 2008
D602986 Metal transaction device 51 2009
2009/0261,161 SELECTABLE MULTI-PURPOSE CARD 34 2009
 
VISA INTERNATIONAL SERVICE ASSOCIATION (22)
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III HOLDINGS 1, LLC (13)
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PANASONIC INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY CORPORATION OF AMERICA (13)
2003/0193,657 Range finder device and camera 4 2003
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FUJITSU LIMITED (10)
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6,003,762 Transaction terminal for an electronic cashless system 252 1994
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BANK ONE, DELAWARE, NATIONAL ASSOCIATION (9)
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CHESS VENTURES LLC (9)
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2003/0034,388 Method for generating customer secure card numbers subject to use restrictions by an electronic card 64 2001
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STARGAZER SOFTWARE, LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANY (9)
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5,988,509 Refundable prepaid telephone card 159 1997
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5,777,305 Package assembly and method for activating prepaid debit cards 281 1996
6,575,361 System and method for managing stored-value card data 121 2000
7,083,084 System and method for managing stored-value card data 65 2003
D533220 Card assembly with vertical magnetic stripes 71 2004
 
FREESCALE SEMICONDUCTOR, INC. (4)
5,728,998 Secure smart card reader with virtual image display and pull-down options 114 1996
5,770,849 Smart card device with pager and visual image display 152 1996
5,734,154 Smart card with Iintegrated reader and visual image display 174 1996
5,789,733 Smart card with contactless optical interface 285 1996
 
GENERAL ELECTRIC COMPANY (4)
5,696,907 System and method for performing risk and credit analysis of financial service applications 289 1995
5,991,743 System and method for proactively monitoring risk exposure 142 1997
6,182,048 System and method for automated risk-based pricing of a vehicle warranty insurance policy 155 1998
6,675,127 Computerized systems and methods for managing project issues and risks 88 2001
 
HEWLETT-PACKARD DEVELOPMENT COMPANY, L.P. (4)
5,999,624 Remote financial transaction system 231 1996
7,275,160 Trusted system 25 2001
2003/0046,542 Method and apparatus for using a secret in a distributed computing system 36 2001
6,732,919 System and method for using a multiple-use credit card 148 2002
 
PAYBYCLICK CORPORATION--TEXAS (4)
7,177,838 Method and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce transactions using electronic tokens 31 2000
7,376,621 Method and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce transactions using electronic tokens 21 2000
7,328,189 Method and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce transactions using electronic tokens 29 2001
7,249,099 Method and apparatus for conducting electronic commerce transactions using electronic tokens 55 2005
 
VERIZON PATENT AND LICENSING INC. (4)
5,765,138 Apparatus and method for providing interactive evaluation of potential vendors 224 1995
5,621,787 Prepaid cash card 291 1995
6,507,644 Pre-paid telephone calling card linked to a stored value account 100 1999
2002/0046,255 System and method for providing prepaid services via an internet protocol network system 90 2001
 
BRIGHT RESPONSE, LLC (3)
6,182,059 Automatic electronic message interpretation and routing system 167 1997
6,278,996 System and method for message process and response 100 1998
6,411,947 Automatic message interpretation and routing system 133 1998
 
CAPITAL ONE FINANCIAL CORPORATION (3)
5,933,817 Tiered interest rate revolving credit system and method 239 1996
2002/0156,723 System and method for providing extra lines of credit 97 2001
2003/0074,290 Methods, systems and articles of manufacture for managing delinquent financial accounts 59 2002
 
GENWORTH HOLDINGS, INC. (3)
6,912,502 System and method for compliance management 99 1999
7,398,241 Method and system for portable retirement investment 77 2001
2002/0194,098 System and method for guaranteeing minimum periodic retirement income payments using an adjustment account 83 2002
 
GIESECKE & DEVRIENT GMBH (3)
6,343,743 Method of checking authenticity of a data carrier 74 1998
6,382,677 Security element and method for producing same 37 1999
7,503,503 Card laminate 26 2005
 
International Card Technology (3)
5,883,377 Multiple magnetic stripe transaction cards and systems for the utilization thereof 208 1995
5,984,191 Multiple magnetic stripe transaction cards and systems for the utilization thereof 172 1997
6,138,917 Multiple magnetic stripe transaction cards and systems for the utilization thereof 179 1998
 
MITSUBISHI DENKI KABUSHIKI KAISHA (3)
4,928,001 Secret information preserving system for a multiple issuer IC card 175 1988
5,202,286 Method of forming three-dimensional features on substrates with adjacent insulating films 76 1991
6,045,042 Non-contact IC card having multiple receivers with different signal detection threshholds for minimizing current consumption 101 1992
 
MOTOROLA MOBILITY LLC (3)
5,777,903 Solar cell powered smart card with integrated display and interface keypad 264 1996
6,105,006 Transaction authentication for 1-way wireless financial messaging units 101 1997
6,265,977 Radio frequency identification tag apparatus and related method 352 2000
 
OKI ELECTRIC INDUSTRY CO., LTD. (3)
4,746,787 IC card with display and card recording and reading device 139 1985
5,146,068 System for authenticating an authorized user of an IC card 93 1990
6,338,048 Electronic transaction system 110 1999
 
SMART TONE, INC. (3)
5,583,933 Method and apparatus for the secure communication of data 136 1994
5,745,555 System and method using personal identification numbers and associated prompts for controlling unauthorized use of a security device and unauthorized access to a resource 174 1996
5,825,871 Information storage device for storing personal identification information 179 1996
 
STERLING GLOBAL SOLUTIONS, LLC D/B/A SPARKFLY (3)
5,727,153 Retail store having a system of receiving electronic coupon information from a portable card and sending the received coupon information to other portable cards 332 1995
5,806,044 System and method for distributing coupons through a system of computer networks 364 1996
5,884,278 Retail store and method employing multiple network interfaces at each cash register, and receiving signals from portable cards at each cash register 175 1997
 
USA TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (3)
5,637,845 Credit and bank issued debit card operated system and method for controlling a prepaid card encoding/dispensing machine 273 1995
6,601,040 Electronic commerce terminal for wirelessly communicating to a plurality of communication devices 111 1999
6,505,095 System for providing remote audit, cashless payment, and interactive transaction capabilities in a vending machine 104 2001
 
ACCENTURE GLOBAL SERVICES LIMITED (2)
7,167,844 Electronic menu document creator in a virtual financial environment 242 1999
6,895,383 Overall risk in a system 84 2002
 
ALEXSAM, INC. (2)
6,000,608 Multifunction card system 387 1997
6,189,787 Multifunctional card system 428 1999
 
ANDERSON PRESS INCORPORATED (2)
2007/0113,451 Collectible holders 9 2006
2007/0118,436 Collectible holders having radio frequency identification tags and systems and methods for using the same 11 2006
 
Bancorp Services, L.L.C. (2)
5,999,917 Automated system for managing a non-qualified deferred compensation plan 90 1996
5,926,792 System for managing a stable value protected investment plan 127 1998
 
BLOCK FINANCIAL LLC (2)
6,014,645 Real-time financial card application system 429 1996
7,310,617 Real-time financial card offer and application system 69 1999
 
Bostec Systems, Inc. (2)
4,978,401 Card assembly method 112 1989
5,080,748 Card assembly apparatus 169 1990
 
C-SAM, INC. (2)
5,590,038 Universal electronic transaction card including receipt storage and system and methods of conducting electronic transactions 694 1994
5,884,271 Device, system and methods of conducting paperless transactions 492 1996
 
Call Processing, Inc. (2)
5,511,114 Telephone pre-paid calling card system and method 321 1994
5,721,768 Pre-paid card system and method 314 1996
 
CARALINA MARKETING INTERNATIONAL, INC. (2)
6,014,634 System and method for providing shopping aids and incentives to customers through a computer network 625 1997
6,026,370 Method and apparatus for generating purchase incentive mailing based on prior purchase history 405 1997
 
CARDIS ENTERPRISE INTERNATIONAL N.V. (2)
5,744,787 System and method for retail 137 1995
6,065,675 Processing system and method for a heterogeneous electronic cash environment 297 1998
 
CITICORP DEVELOPMENT CENTER, INC. (2)
6,422,459 Method and system for off-line loading of stored value cards using a batch-load terminal 105 1998
6,913,193 Method and system of tracking and providing an audit trail of smart card transactions 35 1999
 
CUBIC CORPORATION (2)
6,655,587 Customer administered autoload 48 2002
2006/0261,927 Smart card receiver and system for pulsed RF fields 33 2006
 
Data Medi-Card, Inc. (2)
4,575,127 Medical data card having internal illumination 33 1985
4,648,189 Laminated medical data card 71 1985
 
DECISIONING.COM, INC. (2)
5,870,721 System and method for real time loan approval 662 1996
5,940,811 Closed loop financial transaction method and apparatus 523 1996
 
DELIVERM CONSULTING B.V., LLC (2)
7,401,049 System and method for a prepaid card issued by a foreign financial institution 24 2002
7,249,092 System and method for facilitating a subsidiary card account with controlled spending capability 106 2003
 
DIEBOLD SELF-SERVICE SYSTEMS DIVISION OF DIEBOLD, INCORPORATED (2)
6,315,195 Transaction apparatus and method 242 1998
2003/0217,005 Automated banking machine system and method 107 2003
 
DIEBOLD, INCORPORATED (2)
7,039,600 ATM customer marketing system 64 1999
2005/0216,888 Method of developing automated banking machine instructions 49 2005
 
EBAY INC. (2)
7,047,222 Secure encryption of data packets for transmission over unsecured networks 37 2000
2005/0171,842 Method and system for incentivizing the promotion of a payment service 42 2004
 
EVERY PENNY COUNTS, INC. (2)
6,112,191 Method and system to create and distribute excess funds from consumer spending transactions 302 1995
6,876,971 Funds distribution system connected with point of sale transaction 87 2000
 
Financial Engineering Associates, Inc. (2)
5,819,237 System and method for determination of incremental value at risk for securities trading 260 1996
6,122,623 Watershed method for controlling cashflow mapping in value at risk determination 111 1998
 
FIRST USA (2)
D493195 Transaction card 43 2000
D481068 Translucent transaction card 60 2000
 
FIRST USA BANK, N.A. (2)
6,202,053 Method and apparatus for generating segmentation scorecards for evaluating credit risk of bank card applicants 226 1998
6,386,444 System and methods for card payment instrument with rebate applied to an insurance premium 196 1999
 
GENERAL ELECTRIC CAPITAL CORPORATION (2)
6,856,973 Methods and systems for assessing creditworthiness of a country 81 1999
6,970,830 Methods and systems for analyzing marketing campaigns 133 1999
 
GILBARCO INC. (2)
6,078,888 Cryptography security for remote dispenser transactions 222 1997
6,574,603 In-vehicle ordering 167 1998
 
IBBOTSON ASSOCIATES, INC. (2)
7,216,099 Automatically allocating and rebalancing discretionary portfolios 28 2002
7,120,601 Optimal asset allocation during retirement in the presence of fixed and variable immediate life annuities (payout annuities) 60 2002
 
IBGC CORPORATION (2)
2004/0098,351 Interest bearing gift card and related methods and systems 123 2002
2004/0243,498 Interest bearing gift card mechanisms 92 2004
 
IGT (2)
6,377,669 Method and apparatus for awarding and redeeming prepaid telephone time 84 1998
6,558,255 Method and apparatus for expiration of prepaid slot machine plays 88 2001
 
INFORMATION RETRIEVAL ACQUISITION, LLC (2)
5,659,741 Computer system and method for storing medical histories using a carrying size card 213 1995
5,832,488 Computer system and method for storing medical histories using a smartcard to store data 271 1997
 
Intellect Australia Pty Ltd. (2)
6,091,817 Host and user transaction system 136 1997
6,095,412 Host and user transaction system 148 1997
 
Intellicard International, Inc. (2)
4,614,861 Unitary, self-contained card verification and validation system and method 589 1984
4,707,594 Unitary, self-contained consumer transaction card 72 1985
 
INTERMEC IP CORP. (2)
5,557,092 Apparatus and method for 16-bit and numeric data collection using bar code symbologies 38 1994
6,529,880 Automatic payment system for a plurality of remote merchants 187 1999
 
JET LITHOCOLOR, INC. (2)
6,491,782 Method of producing foil laminate with double-sided printing 42 2000
6,924,026 Foil laminate credit card and method of producing foil laminate credit card with double-sided printing 23 2002
 
LEVEL Z, L.L.C. (2)
2002/0091,649 System and method providing stored value payment in multiple level enterprise 38 2001
2002/0165,820 Prepaid electronic cash system with pin vending machines 87 2001
 
MARSHALL PATENT HOLDINGS, LLC (2)
5,790,636 Telephone travel card system under the control of its customers 103 1994
6,295,344 Telephone travel card system under the control of its customers 47 1998
 
MICRO ENHANCEMENT INTERNATIONAL (2)
5,857,175 System and method for offering targeted discounts to customers 537 1995
7,024,374 Targeted marketing and purchase behavior monitoring system 74 2000
 
MOORE NORTH AMERICA, INC. (2)
5,760,381 Prepaid card 230 1996
2002/0046,089 Targeted advertising brochure and method for its use 73 2000
 
OFFSHORE BENEFITS, LLC (2)
6,411,939 Computer-aided method, machine, and products produced thereby, for illustrating a replacement of a benefit plan that is viable at one location but not viable at the location of the replacement 79 1999
2003/0078,815 Method for generating a study of a benefit plan for international employees of an outsourced client 38 2002
 
Omron Tateisi Electronics Co. (2)
4,594,663 Credit transaction processing system 173 1983
4,851,650 Transaction processing apparatus having a plurality of bank account numbers 47 1985
 
OTOMO SOLUTIONS LLC (2)
5,765,141 Computerized merchandising system 296 1995
5,870,718 Computer-printer terminal for producing composite greeting and gift certificate card 275 1996
 
PAYPAL INTERNATIONAL LIMITED (2)
5,897,621 System and method for multi-currency transactions 213 1996
6,295,522 Stored-value card value acquisition method and apparatus 203 1997
 
PRICELINE.COM LLC (2)
5,794,207 Method and apparatus for a cryptographically assisted commercial network system designed to facilitate buyer-driven conditional purchase offers 1614 1996
5,897,620 Method and apparatus for the sale of airline-specified flight tickets 489 1997
 
SEIKO EPSON CORPORATION (2)
6,961,710 Method for billing for advertisements printed on check-out receipts 44 2000
7,014,110 POS system, network system, method of generating printing data for POS system, and method of managing sales and advertisement information in network system 49 2003
 
SMART CARD, LLC (2)
5,530,232 Multi-application data card 475 1993
5,578,808 Data card that can be used for transactions involving separate card issuers 517 1995
 
SONY CORPORATION (2)
5,845,260 System and method for parent-controlled charging for on-line services 240 1996
6,942,156 Noncontact IC card 50 2001
 
Swychco Support Services Pty. Ltd. (2)
5,970,479 Methods and apparatus relating to the formulation and trading of risk management contracts 352 1993
6,134,536 Methods and apparatus relating to the formulation and trading of risk management contracts 224 1997
 
Tamura Electric Works, Ltd. (2)
5,546,446 Public telephone system using a prepaid card to enable communication 49 1994
5,563,934 Pay phone call control apparatus for allowing calls using pre-paid cards 47 1995
 
TELETOUCH COMMUNICATIONS, INC. (2)
7,252,223 Multiple-network system and method for loading, transferring and redeeming value through stored value accounts 72 2005
2005/0269,396 Multiple-network system and method for loading, transferring and redeeming value through stored value accounts 46 2005
 
THIRD ACT LLC (2)
6,044,360 Third party credit card 328 1997
2004/0093,303 Third party debit card 106 2003
 
U.S. BANCORP LICENSING, INC. (2)
2002/0111,886 Payment management 125 2001
2002/0111,916 Payment management 86 2001
 
U.S. PHILIPS CORPORATION (2)
4,380,699 Portable, identifying element constructed as a lamination of sheets 66 1981
4,465,206 Device for the simultaneous mounting of components on a carrier 78 1983
 
WALKER ASSET MANAGEMENT LIMITED PARTNERSHIP (2)
6,227,972 Method and apparatus for expiration of prepaid slot machine plays 179 1997
6,128,599 Method and apparatus for processing customized group reward offers 407 1997
 
XATRA FUND MX, LLC (2)
7,239,226 System and method for payment using radio frequency identification in contact and contactless transactions 82 2002
6,805,287 System and method for converting a stored value card to a credit card 132 2002
 
YT ACQUISITION CORPORATION (2)
5,805,719 Tokenless identification of individuals 403 1997
6,192,142 Tokenless biometric electronic stored value transactions 92 1999
 
3M INNOVATIVE PROPERTIES COMPANY (1)
6,129,572 Electrical connector with latch to retain IC card 80 1998
 
A.W. Faber-Castel U.S.A. (1)
6,484,428 Double-sided magnet with graphical image on each side 52 2000
 
ACCESS CONTROL ADVANTAGE, INC. (1)
2006/0224,480 Systems and methods for loan management with variable security arrangements 84 2005
 
ADB SYSTEM INTERNATIONAL, INC. (1)
5,890,138 Computer auction system 701 1996
 
AFFINION NET PATENTS, INC. (1)
5,774,870 Fully integrated, on-line interactive frequency and award redemption program 593 1995
 
AIMIA PROPRIETARY LOYALTY U.S. INC. (1)
6,138,911 In-store points redemption system and method 221 1999
 
ALCATEL-LUCENT USA INC. (1)
6,014,636 Point of sale method and system 305 1997
 
Alfi S.r.l. (1)
6,045,050 Prepaid or stored-value card with means for preventing useful fraudulent alteration 48 1998
 
ALGORITHMICS SOFTWARE LLC (1)
2001/0011,243 Risk management system, distributed framework and method 169 2001
 
Allcard Financial Services, Inc. (1)
2005/0049,950 Method for depositing funds to a stored value card 68 2004
 
ALLSTATE INSURANCE COMPANY (1)
5,809,478 Method for accessing and evaluating information for processing an application for insurance 276 1995
 
ALTERNATIVE SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
5,726,884 Integrated hazardous substance tracking and compliance 193 1994
 
AMAZON TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
2006/0036,553 Automatic authorization of programmatic transactions 98 2004
 
AMAZON.COM, INC. (1)
5,715,399 Secure method and system for communicating a list of credit card numbers over a non-secure network 564 1995
 
APPLE INC. (1)
6,484,148 Electronic advertising device and method of using the same 343 2000
 
ARJO WIGGINS SECURITY SAS (1)
7,128,272 Method for making an article comprising a sheet and at least an element directly mounted thereon 28 2002
 
ASCENSUS INSURANCE SERVICES, INC. (1)
6,161,096 Method and apparatus for modeling and executing deferred award instrument plan 168 1998
 
ASSET TRUST, INC. (1)
2008/0027,841 System for integrating enterprise performance management 71 2002
 
Assurant Solutions (1)
2006/0116,903 Systems and methods for providing insurance coverage to a customer 46 2004
 
Assured Equities, Inc. (1)
6,064,985 Automated portfolio management system with internet datafeed 279 1998
 
AT&T Bell Laboratories (1)
5,311,594 Fraud protection for card transactions 322 1993
 
ATTITUDE MEASUREMENT CORPORATION (1)
5,489,123 Packaging label including pre-approved incentive card 70 1995
 
BACK PAGES INC. (1)
5,513,102 Data processing methods of implementing an award to an authorized user of a credit card 321 1994
 
BANK OF MONTREAL (1)
2003/0167,218 Modular financial service instrument 32 2002
 
BARTON PATENT 533 LLC (1)
6,164,533 Point of sale automatic savings program contribution system 192 1998
 
BLACKHAWK NETWORK, INC. (1)
5,956,695 Filter processor and method for implementing a program 262 1997
 
Blane, Canada Ltd. (1)
6,757,660 Method for analyzing information to provide an objective assessment of a predefined subject 51 1999
 
BLOCKBUSTER L.L.C. (1)
5,459,306 Method and system for delivering on demand, individually targeted promotions 453 1994
 
BOWIE, STUART S. (1)
6,195,644 Computer program and system for credit card companies for recording and processing bonus credits issued to card users 174 1999
 
BRIDGEPOINT SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
5,936,221 Smart card system and method for transferring value 141 1997
 
BROADVISION, INC. (1)
5,710,887 Computer system and method for electronic commerce 1431 1995
 
Brubaker, Randall E. (1)
6,186,793 Process to convert cost and location of a number of actual contingent events within a region into a three dimensional surface over a map that provides for every location within the region its own estimate of expected cost for future contingent events 123 1997
 
BUCHBINDER, SAMUEL (1)
2003/0031,321 System and method for using a smart card for wireless or wired remote gaming activities 75 2002
 
BUCKHORN, INC. (1)
4,923,288 Optical modulators based on polymers 109 1988
 
BULL S.A. (1)
5,214,700 Method for obtaining a securitized cleartext attestation in a distributed data processing system environment 95 1991
 
C-SAM S.A. (1)
5,952,641 Security device for controlling the access to a personal computer or to a computer terminal 209 1996
 
Calculus Microsystems Corporation (1)
5,321,241 System and method for tracking casino promotional funds and apparatus for use therewith 245 1993
 
CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA (1)
D305887 Optically stored data card 101 1988
 
CAR POINT KOREA CO., LTD. (1)
2001/0044,733 Method and system for processing automobile insurance of a prepaid type according to driving distance and time of vehicle 73 2000
 
CARDTRONICS, INC. (1)
5,287,269 Apparatus and method for accessing events, areas and activities 397 1990
 
CARLO VELARDE MORTGAGE PRODUCTS, LLC (1)
2006/0242,057 Method and loan for financing a property expense increase associated with rising property value 44 2005
 
CASIO COMPUTER CO., LTD. (1)
4,754,418 Combined electronic calculator and credit card 132 1985
 
CATALINA MARKETING INTERNATIONAL, A DE CORP. (1)
5,970,469 System and method for providing shopping aids and incentives to customers through a computer network 504 1996
 
CATALINA MARKETING INTERNATIONAL, INC. (1)
5,612,868 Method and apparatus for dispensing discount coupons 454 1995
 
CHASE BANK USA, N.A. (1)
7,163,153 Selectable multi-purpose card 168 2003
 
CHECKFREE CORPORATION (1)
5,383,113 System and method for electronically providing customer services including payment of bills, financial analysis and loans 624 1991
 
CISCO TECHNOLOGY, INC. (1)
6,687,222 Backup service managers for providing reliable network services in a distributed environment 119 1999
 
CITICORP (1)
5,914,472 Credit card spending authorization control system 471 1997
 
CITRIX SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
6,886,046 Methods and apparatus for extendible information aggregation and presentation 67 2001
 
CLARK CONSULTING, LLC (1)
5,806,042 System for designing and implementing bank owned life insurance (BOLI) with a reinsurance option 160 1995
 
COLLEGE SAVINGS BANK (1)
4,642,768 Methods and apparatus for funding future liability of uncertain cost 217 1984
 
COMMUNITY LINK FOUNDATION, INC. (1)
5,466,919 Credit/charge card system enabling purchasers to contribute to selected charities 215 1994
 
COMPUTER SCIENCES CORPORATION (1)
2002/0062,235 Computerized method and system for providing claims data to an accident liability assessment program 116 2001
 
Computerized Data Ssytems for Mfg., Inc. (1)
5,049,728 IC card system with removable IC modules 223 1990
 
CONSTELLATION TECHNOLOGIES LLC (1)
6,021,189 System for controlling usage of phone debit cards 52 1997
 
CONTENTGUARD HOLDINGS, INC. (1)
5,530,235 Interactive contents revealing storage device 470 1995
 
CORELOGIC SOLUTIONS, LLC (1)
2006/0122,918 Method and apparatus for testing automated valuation models 46 2004
 
COUPCO, INC. (1)
RE34915 Paperless system for distributing, redeeming and clearing merchandise coupons 325 1991
 
Creative Games International, Inc. (1)
6,134,309 Pre-paid phone card system with promotional link 107 1997
 
Crisis Technologies, Inc. (1)
2004/0103,431 Method and system for emergency planning and management of a facility 74 2002
 
CRONOS TECHNOLOGIES, LLC (1)
5,664,110 Remote ordering system 547 1994
 
CYARCH, LLC (1)
2003/0167,220 Computer apparatus and method for illustrating, issuing, and managing disability coverage for retirement plans with individual accounts 41 2001
 
CYBERSETTLE.COM, INC. (1)
6,954,741 Computerized dispute resolution system and method 65 1999
 
Dai Nippon Insatsu Kabushiki Kaisha (1)
4,856,857 Transparent reflection-type 261 1988
 
DAI NIPPON PRINTING CO., LTD. (1)
6,002,383 Polymer dispersed liquid crystal (PDLC) film using heat or an electric field to change state and the other to change back 115 1996
 
DATAWAVE SYSTEMS, INC. (1)
6,659,259 Multiple denomination currency receiving and prepaid card dispensing method and apparatus 72 2001
 
DCCP, INC. (1)
5,424,524 Personal scanner/computer for displaying shopping lists and scanning barcodes to aid shoppers 444 1993
 
DEFAULT CREDIT CARD SYSTEM, INC. (1)
6,105,009 Automated teller machine dispenser of debit cards 116 1998
 
DEFAULT PROFF CREDIT CARD SYSTEM, INC. (1)
6,405,182 System for dispensing prepaid debit cards through point-of-sale terminals 182 2000
 
DENTAL MEDICINE AMERICA, LLC (1)
6,484,144 Method and system for healthcare treatment planning and assessment 141 1999
 
DETHLOFF, JUERGEN (1)
4,968,873 Smart card issuing and receiving apparatus 333 1989
 
DEUTSCHE TELEKOM AG (1)
6,693,544 Electronic identification tag 98 2001
 
Dittler Brothers Incorporated (1)
4,817,949 Automated teller machine transaction receipts with integral promotional game 53 1987
 
DoubleCredit.com, Inc. (1)
6,999,943 Routing methods and systems for increasing payment transaction volume and profitability 292 2000
 
DUBINSHIRE LTD., LLC (1)
6,886,741 Electronic transaction system 43 2004
 
E-Scoring, Inc. (1)
2002/0077,964 Systems and methods for providing consumers anonymous pre-approved offers from a consumer-selected group of merchants 179 2000
 
e-Vantage International, Inc. (1)
2001/0056,398 Method and system for delivering foreign exchange risk management advisory solutions to a designated market 226 2001
 
E. ENTERRPISES, LLC (1)
2003/0105,672 Method and apparatus to facilitate payment over a computer network 113 2000
 
EFUNDS (1)
6,488,206 Method and apparatus for detecting and investigating fraudulent transactions in debit and charge card activations 36 2000
 
Electronic Consumer Concepts, L.L.C. (1)
5,845,259 Electronic coupon dispensing system 409 1996
 
ELECTRONIC WARFARE ASSOCIATES, INC. (1)
5,185,697 Apparatus and method for managing crisis situations 76 1989
 
ENTRYPOINT, INC. (1)
5,740,549 Information and advertising distribution system and method 1402 1995
 
EUROPRINT HOLDINGS LIMITED (1)
2004/0242,308 Games of chance using a cash till roll 40 2004
 
Executing the Numbers, Inc. (1)
6,119,097 System and method for quantification of human performance factors 112 1997
 
FACEBOOK, INC. (1)
6,014,638 System for customizing computer displays in accordance with user preferences 575 1996
 
FAIR ISAAC CORPORATION (1)
6,330,546 Risk determination and management using predictive modeling and transaction profiles for individual transacting entities 343 1998
 
FANNIE MAE (1)
7,089,503 Mortgage loan customization system and process 129 2002
 
First Marketrust Intl. (1)
5,537,314 Referral recognition system for an incentive award program 736 1995
 
FLEETBOSTON FINANCIAL CORPORATION (1)
5,677,955 Electronic funds transfer instruments 987 1995
 
Flex Japan Inc. (1)
4,789,928 Auction information transmission processing 715 1987
 
FORD MOTOR COMPANY (1)
6,901,372 Quality operating system 76 2000
 
FRANCE TELECOM (1)
5,991,413 Process for the acceptance of a virtual prepaid card use request permitting the reuse of its serial number 215 1997
 
Freddie Mac (1)
2006/0074,794 Method, system, and computer program product for structuring and allocating payments on a loan with secured repayments 59 2004
 
FUTURELOGIC, INC. (1)
2006/0039,733 Method and apparatus for voucher and coupon printing in a gaming or vending environment 48 2005
 
GALAXIA COMMUNICATIONS INC. (1)
6,793,135 Electronic payment system using multifunctional prepaid cards and method of selling prepaid cards 66 2001
 
GE CAPITAL CORPORATION (1)
5,991,750 System and method for pre-authorization of individual account transactions 420 1997
 
GEMALTO SA (1)
5,901,303 Smart cards, systems using smart cards and methods of operating said cards in systems 154 1996
 
GENERAL COUNSEL'S OFFICE (1)
7,243,839 Systems, methods, and devices for selling transaction instruments 78 2005
 
GENWORTH FINANCIAL, INC. (1)
2004/0172,350 System and method for cross funding of multiple annuity contracts 76 2002
 
GIFT CERTIFICATE CENTER, INC., THE (1)
5,500,514 Method and apparatus for generating gift certificates 182 1993
 
GLOBAL SECURITY TECHNOLOGIES, INC. (1)
6,655,598 Methods of creating a tamper resistant informational article 32 2000
 
GOLDMAN, SACHS & CO. (1)
2004/0024,693 Proprietary risk management clearinghouse 64 2003
 
GRAU, EDWARD (1)
2006/0047,589 Investment program contribution system 56 2004
 
H-Renee, Incorporated (1)
4,992,940 System and method for automated selection of equipment for purchase through input of user desired specifications 1211 1989
 
HARTFORD LIFE INSURANCE COMPANY (1)
5,191,522 Integrated group insurance information processing and reporting system based upon an enterprise-wide data structure 332 1990
 
HE, KAI-CHIEN (1)
6,581,845 Chip-base plastic currency with cash amount loading function 23 2001
 
HEWLETT-PACKARD COMPANY (1)
5,815,657 System, method and article of manufacture for network electronic authorization utilizing an authorization instrument 557 1996
 
HITACHI, LTD. (1)
6,016,954 Card holder-type balance reader 133 1997
 
IDLOYALTY, LLC (1)
6,070,147 Customer identification and marketing analysis systems 475 1996
 
IN-STORE BROADCASTING NETWORK, LLC (1)
2005/0234,771 Method and system for providing intelligent in-store couponing 72 2005
 
INNOVATION CONNECTION CORPORATION (1)
2004/0133,787 System, method and apparatus for enabling transactions using a biometrically enabled programmable magnetic stripe 227 2003
 
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5,604,542 Using the vertical blanking interval for transporting electronic coupons 404 1995
 
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4,700,055 Multiple credit card system 329 1985
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5,025,139 Redeemable coupon disbursement control and reporting system 138 1987
4,941,090 Centralized consumer cash value accumulation system for multiple merchants 343 1989
5,192,947 Credit card pager apparatus 342 1990
5,117,355 Centralized consumer cash valve accumulation system for multiple merchants 426 1990
5,206,803 System for enhanced management of pension-backed credit 275 1991
5,202,826 Centralized consumer cash value accumulation system for multiple merchants 528 1991
5,297,026 System for promoting account activity 310 1992
5,359,183 Payment card with display 176 1992
5,326,959 Automated customer initiated entry remittance processing system 376 1992
5,287,268 Centralized consumer cash value accumulation system for multiple merchants 489 1992
5,413,341 Equipment for, and methods of playing, a prize drawing game of chance 50 1993
5,380,046 Secured personal information packet 59 1993
5,397,881 Third millenium credit card with magnetically onto it written multiple validity dates, from which is one single day as the credit card's validity day selected day after day by the legitimate card owner 162 1993
5,457,305 Distributed on-line money access card transaction processing system 254 1994
5,585,787 Programmable credit card 424 1994
5,477,040 Structure for a method of facilitating charge transactions 245 1994
5,748,737 Multimedia electronic wallet with generic card 342 1994
5,745,706 Computer system and related equipment for spending and investment account management 218 1994
5,689,650 Community reinvestment act network 317 1995
5,787,404 Credit-card based retirement fund system and method 209 1995
RE36116 Centralized consumer cash value accumulation system for multiple merchants 274 1996
5,955,961 Programmable transaction card 370 1996
5,953,710 Children's credit or debit card system 604 1996
5,903,879 Method of managing a loan for funding a pension 91 1996
5,857,709 Anticounterfeit documentation with see-through and write-able hologram 157 1997
6,142,640 Credit card pocket mirror and miniature billboard 32 1997
5,984,180 Method and system for gift credit card 213 1997
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6,070,153 System and method for automatically investing a portion of a credit card interest charged amount in an investment account 177 1997
6,078,891 Method and system for collecting and processing marketing data 259 1997
6,422,462 Apparatus and methods for improved credit cards and credit card transactions 283 1999
6,145,741 Universal pre-paid gasoline and travel card 126 1999
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6,243,688 Internet-based credit interchange system of converting purchase credit awards through credit exchange system for purchase of investment vehicle 286 1999
2002/0013,751 AUTOMATED SYSTEM FOR MANAGING A NON-QUALIFIED DEFERRED COMPENSATION PLAN 41 1999
6,609,658 Travel system and methods utilizing multi-application traveler cards 125 2000
6,868,426 Virtual document organizer system and method 125 2000
6,409,593 Drawing for winners over the internet 43 2000
6,561,657 Credit card pocket mirror and miniature billboard 74 2000
6,609,111 Method and apparatus for modeling and executing deferred award instrument plan 92 2000
2002/0091,632 Method and system for linking prepaid cards and calls using those cards to paying for content and other services over the internet 62 2001
2001/0001,856 Prepaid cash equivalent card and system 123 2001
2002/0099,667 Mehtod and apparatus for making purchases over the internet using pre-paid cards 46 2001
2002/0069,122 Method and system for maximizing credit card purchasing power and minimizing interest costs over the internet 99 2001
2002/0116,330 Wireless communicating credit card 110 2001
2002/0143,703 Internet cash card 85 2001
2002/0035,527 System for relating investment account information to an investment objective 87 2001
2001/0047,342 Credit or debit cards of all kinds to be issued with a bank savings account attched 186 2001
6,481,125 Combination postcard and peel-off sticker 53 2001
2002/0032,609 Calendar transaction manager agent, systems and methods 70 2001
2002/0019,793 Method and system for implementing a combined investment 70 2001
6,647,374 System and method of assessing and rating vendor risk and pricing of technology delivery insurance 110 2001
2003/0046,249 Prepaid card terminal and method for implementing prepaid cards 122 2001
D468789 Wheeled body board 41 2001
2002/0065,720 Online promotion redemption control 48 2001
2002/0073,030 Configuration and method for increasing the prepaid amount associated with an electronic prepaid account 21 2001
7,082,416 Method of using prepaid cash card for making purchases on the world wide web 24 2001
2002/0194,081 Internet-based consumer service brand marketing communication system which enables service-providers, retailers, and their respective agents and consumers to carry out service-related functions along the demand side of the retail chain in an integrated manner 141 2002
2002/0120,627 Virtual document organizer system and method 95 2002
2002/0120,642 System and method for assisting an organization to implement and maintain compliance with various obligations 71 2002
2002/0174,016 Multiple accounts and purposes card method and system 176 2002
2002/0116,271 Electronic delivery of coupons to personal digital assistants 96 2002
D476681 Bank check 52 2002
6,805,289 Prepaid card payment system and method for electronic commerce 69 2002
6,942,569 Drawing for winners over the internet using receipts and zipcodes 39 2002
2002/0198,848 Transaction verification system and method 33 2002
2004/0007,618 Prepaid credit card method 54 2002
2003/0028,518 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-TV, wireless devices and other electronic means 103 2002
6,727,802 Anti-tear protection for smart card transactions 42 2002
2003/0182,246 Applications of fractal and/or chaotic techniques 95 2003
D485573 Combined business card with bar code, laser punched holes and radio frequency IC 62 2003
2003/0195,842 Method and device for making secure transactions 104 2003
2003/0195,808 Managing retailer product disbursement 89 2003
D495736 Postcard form for maintaining privacy of information contained thereon 54 2003
2004/0024,672 Customer activated multi-value (CAM) card 103 2003
2005/0071,230 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-TV, wireless devices and other electronic means 99 2004
7,051,929 Secure credit card having daily changed security number 140 2004
2005/0086,160 Method for implementing anonymous credit card transactions using a fictitious account name 180 2004
2005/0075,932 Delivery, organization, and redemption of virtual offers from the internet, interactive-tv, wireless devices and other electronic means 197 2004
2005/0167,488 Gaming system using an automated teller machine 37 2005
2006/0131,869 Methods for use in alerting others that animals are in need of care 41 2005
D551705 Magnetic, sandwich-type bookmark 62 2006
2007/0226,141 Debit Purchasing Of Stored Value Card For Use By And/Or Delivery To Others 7 2007
2008/0301,041 Method and system for processing financial transactions using multiple financial accounts 32 2007
2008/0021,825 Debit Purchasing of Stored Value Card for Use By And/Or Delivery to Others 5 2007

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STRAGENT, LLC (3)
7,970,722 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 2 2009
8,160,988 System, method and computer program product for a collaborative decision platform 0 2010
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