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Police: Pair Of Identity Thieves Targeting North Texas Elderly

Investigators in North Texas are looking for a couple they say are taking elderly people’s credit cards by luring them away from their homes.


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Capital One Repays Consumers To End Card Probe

Capital One Bank is paying $165 million to settle charges that it pressured credit card customers to buy costly add-on services like payment protection and credit monitoring.


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Collin County Credit Card Thefts Lead To A Three-Month Shopping Spree

Detectives say two men and a woman are stealing credit cards and using them to buy tens of thousands of dollars in merchandise.


Elderly Theft

Elderly Richardson Residents Ripped Off By Unknown Thieves

Two men and a woman are wanted by Richardson Police for an elaborate hoax that has area retirement centers on alert.


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Downtown Dallas Meters May Soon Take Cards

Fishing for pocket change at downtown parking meters may not be necessary soon.


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Temporary Outage Of Visa Card Network Sunday

A technical problem affecting the Visa network barred some people around the United States from using their credit and debit cards for about 45 minutes on Sunday, the company said.


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Michaels Customers May Have Had Info Exposed

Michaels says the PIN pads at stores in 20 states were tampered with, potentially exposing customer’s credit and debit card information.


The Hunt County town of Campbell.

School District Credit Statements Show Trips, Sports Games

The Campbell ISD has hired an independent auditor to research credit statements that show thousands of dollars in questionable expenses charged to a former superintendent’s district-supplied credit card.


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BBB Warns About North Texas Identity Theft Company

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) wants you to stay away from a North Texas identity theft company. The Fort Worth BBB gives Granbury-based a rating of “F”.


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Experts: Rapid Rescoring May Help Save Damaged Credit Scores

Experts offer advice for those who watched their credit score nosedive.

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Coppell Mayor Was Using City Credit Card For Personal Expenses

The suspicions of Coppell’s city manager are confirmed, the late mayor was using a city credit card for personal expenses. 


Paying with your Phone

Is your smart phone safer than a credit card?