Would you like to earn rewards for shopping at any store in your local mall? In some places, you can.
A Canadian-based startup has developed wearable technology that let’s you authenticate credit card payments with your heartbeat.
The Federal Trade Commission is warning consumers about a new scam called card-cracking, which involves turning over your bank account information, PIN number or online banking credentials to crooks.
A data breach occurred between February and June at the sweetest place on earth.
Credit cards are taking back market share from debit and prepaid ones — a sign our Recessionary scars are healing.
Of any checking account feature, customers rated debit cards as the most essential. A whopping 60 percent said they couldn’t image living without a debit card.
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.
Another data breach has become official in 2014. Staples confirmed on Friday that approximately 1.16 million consumer credit and debit cards were compromised as part of an incident it has been investigating since October. According to Staples, hackers obtained cardholder names, payment card numbers, expiration dates, and card verification codes, after sneaking malware onto the point-of-sale systems
The attack may have compromised consumers’ credit and debit card account numbers, expiration dates and verification codes.
Protect yourself by ignoring suspicious links, keeping unique passwords across accounts and monitoring bank statements regularly.