If these misconceptions are not righted, they can hurt your score and, in turn, the credit available to you.
By Kristen Doerer
The Supreme Court is ordering a lower court to take a new look at a New York law that prohibits businesses from imposing fees on credit-card purchases.
By Associated Press
Out of an anonymous set of credit card data from millions of people, how easily can you find one person? Very easily, it turns out.
By Rebecca Jacobson, Inside Energy
WASHINGTON -- President Barack Obama wants Congress to pass legislation requiring companies to inform customers within 30 days if their data has been hacked, a move that follows high-profile breaches at retailers including Target, Home Depot and Neiman Marcus.
By Julie Pace, Associated Press
By Eric Tucker, Associated Press
Though prosecutors do have existing tools and have brought international cybertheft cases in the past year, the Justice Department says a new law is needed at a time when criminals operating largely in Eastern Europe are able to gobble up…
By Dave Sloan
The eurozone is quickly becoming a hotbed for credit card fraud.
By PBS NewsHour
New information emerged Saturday about a holiday security breach at retailers, including Target, which the retail giant said affected over 110 million customers. Who was behind the attack and how did they carry it out? Hari Sreenivasan and Mike Riley…
After Congress passed credit card legislation last May, new rules governing credit card companies take effect Monday. Some changes to the way companies can set interest rates and pay schedules already took effect last August. For an idea…
As the Senate continues to debate financial reform, the issue of whether to create an independent consumer protection agency has become a key point of contention. In a special roundtable, experts weigh in on whether a new agency should be…
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