“Alexa, can you pick a new credit card for me?”
As of this week, the answer is yes.
The personal-finance company NerdWallet announced Wednesday a new skill for Amazon Alexa AMZN, -0.92% which is now live in Alexa’s skill store. People can now ask NerdWallet to find the best credit card. Then, Alexa leads them through a series of questions about their credit-card desires, spending habits and credit score range, such as “Do you like to keep things simple, or are you trying to maximize rewards?”