Secret Service Warns Of Credit Card Chip Scheme, Report SaysThe U.S. Secret Service is reportedly warning banks about a new scam that is targeting the chips in credit cards sent through the mail.
Bitcoin Plunges Below $8,000 As Credit Cards Ban PurchasesThe digital currency fell below $8,000 on the news that more and more financial institutions are refusing to allow Bitcoin transactions.
Starbucks Launches Credit Card, Hoping To Jolt SalesStarbucks has a new product that it hopes will hook coffee lovers: a credit card.
Tips For Protecting Your Personal Information While Shopping OnlineThe days of camping in front of stores for the best deals are over. Now, shoppers are on websites, hoping to grab discounted gifts on a computer or smartphone.
Grapevine Police Searching For Female Credit Card ThiefPolice in Grapevine are looking for a woman who is stealing credit cards and then immediately using them at nearby Walmart stores, before the cardholders can freeze their accounts.
Diesel Fuel Theft Ring Disrupted In North And East TexasThe suspects used stolen credit card information obtained with internal skimmers at gas pumps.
"Unusual Activity" On Credit Cards Used At Sonic RestaurantsSonic has reported some "unusual activity" on credit cards that were used at its restaurants. The fast food chain now "working to understand the nature and scope of this issue," which was discovered last week.
You Should Almost Never Close A Credit Card -- Here's WhyIt seems like common sense: Closing a credit card reduces the possibility of more debt, so that should help your credit score, right? Not so fast.