Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Wednesday, February 11, 2015 2:52 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA ·

An EMV card with a smart chip loaded with encryption technology is difficult for anyone to clone at any price, let alone your run-of-the-mill petty criminal.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014 4:13 pm
By Jeanine Skowronski ·

A few tech companies are launching solutions that allow you to lock your credit and/or debit cards in order to combat fraud.

Monday, September 17, 2012 11:31 am
By Claes Bell, CFA ·

New debit card security standards could mean less risk of fraud, but higher ATM fees, for consumers.

Thursday, August 30, 2012 12:00 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA ·

A New York woman used mobile banking alerts to catch an alleged thief using her stolen debit card.