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New Credit Card Scam
New Credit Card Scam
If you are one of thousands that have been looking at your credit card statement for fraud, you're probably looking for obvious large charges right? Maybe a large ticket item at a electronics store or maybe airline tickets. This one charge you might overlook.
Security Breach At Target
Security Breach At Target
Approximately 40 million credit and debit card accounts used by Target customers may have been impacted by a major data breach, the retailer said Thursday. Customer names along with credit and debit card numbers may have been accessed, as well as the expiration date and three-digit security code on the back of each card, the store said.
Debit or Credit?
Debit or Credit?
Does anyone carry cash anymore? Do you even carry a checkbook? I can't remember the last time I wrote a check.  What I don't understand is when should I use my bank card as a credit card and when should I run it as a debit card.  Here are 7 helpful tips on when you should choose debit or credit (from Lifehacker.com)
American Express Deceives Customers, Will Issue $85 Million Refund — Dollars and Sense
American Express Deceives Customers, Will Issue $85 Million Refund — Dollars and Sense
Have an American Express card that you never leave home without? You can expect a refund. According to a report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, American Express will be refunding $85 million to some 250,000 customers due to what officials are calling deceptive practices that include the charging of illegal late fees and discrimination against applicants 35 years old and up. For nearly