Tag Archives: credit

  1. Scotiabank joins Mastercard in the launch of the Priceless Planet Coalition in the Caribbean

    Scotiabank joins Mastercard on the expansion of the Priceless Planet Coalition to generate climate change awareness and impact across four Caribbean countries: Jamaica, Barbados, The Bahamas and the Dominican Republic. As part of the launch of this initiative, Scotiabank cardholders can contribute to different forestation initiatives through online purchases made with their ScotiaCard. This global […]

    March 25, 2021BusinessNo comments
  2. Mastercard and Island Pay Launch World’s First Central Bank Digital Currency-Linked Card

    Bahamians just received even greater flexibility in how they shop and pay using the country’s digital currency, the first of its kind. Under a new program from Mastercard and Island Pay, the Bahamas Sand Dollar prepaid card gives people the option to instantly convert the digital currency to traditional Bahamian dollars and pay for goods […]

    February 18, 2021BusinessNo comments
  3. Mastercard Launches AI-Powered Solution To Protect The Digital Ecosystem

    Mastercard just revealed their Cyber Secure, a first-of-its-kind, AI-powered suite of tools that allows banks to assess cyber risk across their ecosystem and prevent potential breaches. With these capabilities, banks can identify and prioritize threats and vulnerabilities throughout their cyber environment. Additionally, acquiring banks can help merchants understand their own cyber risk, preventing hundreds of […]

    November 10, 2020TechnologyNo comments
  4. COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator Awards $20 Million in Initial Grants to Fund Clinical Trials

    The partners in the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator just announced grants of $20 million to three institutions–the University of Washington, University of Oxford, and La Jolla Institute for Immunology–to fund clinical trials in order to identify highly potent immunotherapies for the COVID-19 pandemic. These grants mark the first investments to come from the COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator, […]

    April 1, 2020Featured, HealthNo comments

    The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, Wellcome, and Mastercard today committed up to $125 million in seed funding to speed-up the response to the COVID-19 epidemic by identifying, assessing, developing, and scaling-up treatments. The partners are committed to equitable access, including making products available and affordable in low-resource settings. The COVID-19 Therapeutics Accelerator will play […]

    March 19, 2020HealthNo comments

    The Barbados Water Authority would like to inform its valued customers that its payment centre at The Pine, St. Michael will close to business at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, January 8th and its general offices at 1:00 pm.    This early closure is to facilitate the hosting of a general staff meeting.  Customers are therefore asked […]

    January 8, 2020TechnologyNo comments
  7. It’s Here Again This Month! Join Codrington College At Their Farmers’ Market on October 26th!

    Download the Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App and enjoy easy access to your account and more On The Go! Available now in the Google Play and Apple App Stores. In the event that you forgot your CS Online password, kindly select the “Forgot Password” link on the login page or contact our 24 hour Customer […]

    October 19, 2019Agriculture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  8. Standard and Poor’s downgrade T&T

    Trinidad and Tobago suffered a downgrade in its sovereign ratings from credit rating agency Standard and Poor’s. In its update on this country, S&P said the decision to downgrade T&T was based on lower-than-expected energy production and economic growth which it expects to weaken the government’s revenue base and delay its plans to balance the […]

    July 10, 2019ControversyNo comments
  9. Get A Chance To WIN With We Ting and the Cave Shepherd Credit Card Mobile App

    Additionally, you can now download the Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App and enjoy easy access to your account and more On The Go! Available now in the Google Play and Apple App Stores

    May 24, 2019Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. Let Cave Shepherd Card Invest In You! Here’s Your Chance To WIN A $2,500 Cash Injection As A Cave Shepherd Card Mobile Partner! April 16, 2019Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments

    CIBC FirstCaribbean recently presented Jomo Lashley with a US $2,500 Grand Prize to culminate its ‘All I Want for Christmas‘ promotional campaign. Lashley, a 30-year-old project manager, was elated to receive his prize, mentioning that “it couldn’t come at a better time, it’s a good start to the year!” Lashley stated that he was a […]

    February 17, 2019BusinessNo comments

    If you were one of the many Barbadians who were trying to access your Cave Shepherd Credit Card Mobile App yesterday and couldn’t get through, don’t worry – it was not the fault of your phone nor Barbados’ leading department store… had an exclusive interview with Mrs Alison Browne-Ellis, Director of Cave Shepherd’s Card […]

    February 8, 2019Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  13. WIN an all-expenses paid trip to Trinidad Carnival with your Cave Shepherd Visa Credit Card!

    Experience Trinidad Carnival with your best friend! Simply use the Cave Shepherd Visa Card Three (3) times with accumulated spend of $150 for a chance to win an all-expenses paid trip to Trinidad Carnival for Two! Promotion ends January 13th, 2019. Terms & Conditions Apply.

    January 1, 2019Photo Gallery, TravelNo comments
  14. Small Business Owner? Then Be Sure to Join Cave Shepherd’s Growing List of Mobile Partners Today!

    Now you can enjoy instant payments to your account with the new Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App. PLUS, enjoy free advertising via our digital channels as an introductory promotional offer! Click HERE to Register to begin receiving your Payments Instantly & Securely! Contact Us at 629-4444 or visit for more details.

    October 23, 2018Breaking News, Business, Video GalleryNo comments
  15. Launch of NEW Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App – Now Available on both iOS and Android

    Mikey at centre, the People’s Monarch and Party Monarch of 2018, with a few of the key personnel from the hard working crew who made the App possible! For your convenience, Users have three (3) options for transferring credit to friends and family. These can be found under the Send Funds option within the Mobile […]

    August 26, 2018Business, Photo GalleryNo comments
  16. Launch of NEW Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App – Send & Receive Credit

    There have been approximately 1,500 downloads so far… The Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App allows you to access your account details, transfer credit to friends and family and much more!

    August 26, 2018Photo Gallery, TechnologyNo comments
  17. Launch of NEW Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App – Black Up Cosmetics

    This gent decided to try out a facial using Black Up cosmetic products… You don’t get billed for downloading the Cave Shepherd Card Mobile App. However, please be aware some charges may apply with your mobile service provider.

    August 26, 2018Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. Banking made easier with CIBC FirstCaribbean’s mobile banking upgrades

    CIBC FirstCaribbean has put the power to monitor their debit and credit card accounts for fraud in the hands of its clients by introducing client-controlled anti-fraud tools, including a geo-location service, transaction controls (including the ability to Freeze your Card) and real-time alerts to its award winning mobile banking app just in time for the […]

    December 20, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  19. Foreign Exchange Fee on Card Transactions Takes effect 1st September 2017

    The Central Bank of Barbados is reminding Barbadians that the two percent (2%) fee on foreign purchases and payments made using credit, debit and travel cards goes into effect from Friday, September 1, 2017. The Foreign Exchange Fee (FXF) is applicable to purchases made while overseas, as well as to items purchased from companies outside […]

    August 29, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  20. New Private Credit Bureau down for Discussion at Town Hall Meeting

    A private Credit Bureau is proposed to be setup in Barbados and Barbadians are being offered an opportunity to learn more and share their views about this proposal. “The Barbados Bankers Association (TBBA) is in the process of selecting a provider for the establishment and operation of a private Credit Bureau in Barbados which is […]

    July 24, 2017Business, FeaturedNo comments
  21. Flow Mobile Top Up Made Easy with Scotiabank

    Adding credit to your mobile phone has never been easier if you are a Flow and Scotiabank customer. Both companies have partnered to provide Mobile Top Up – a solution that allows customers to add credit to their phones directly from their Scotiabank online and mobile banking accounts, or from any Scotiabank ATM across the […]

    March 29, 2017Breaking News, Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  22. Visa and Cave Shepherd forge new alliance, Consumers can shop online!

    The Card services department of Cave Shepherd and Company have now successfully partnered with Visa to revamp their previous card to allow online shopping and other privileges. She told reporters that existing limits will either stay the same or be raised depending on if a customer is delinquent or better than current, but in no […]

    September 27, 2016Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  23. Choose It – Charge It, At Any Of Cave Shepherd’s Merchant Partner Locations

    Providing an exceptional product and service to their valued Cardholders occupies the main objectives of Cave Shepherd’s Card Services and they want to continuously hear from you on ways they can improve the Cave Shepherd Card product and service delivery. Please email your comments or suggestions at or you can use their Comments page available at

    April 17, 2016Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  24. Barbadians warned by Police experts of Auto Theft and Card Fraud

    After three visitors and a pregnant Bajan woman got held on credit card fraud, the Barbados Hotel and Tourism Association (BHTA) is making sure it doesn’t happen again. CEO of the BHTA, Sue Springer, indicated the NGO recommenced a special early warning system so if any weird transactions by guests or customers with credit cards […]

    March 20, 2016Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  25. Barbadians should use ATM’s in areas where traffic is heavy

    Police issued a warning image of what seems to be a pair of foreign scammers trying to make illegal withdrawals, this freeze frame from a bank’s surveillance video then rapidly made the rounds of social media… ASP Clarke acknowledged there are technology scams where an ATM is altered in such a way the crooks can […]

    February 24, 2016CrimeNo comments