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NRSC Website Had Complex Malware Installed, Credit Card Info Stolen

If anyone donated to the Senate Republicans in the last six months, there’s a possibility that criminals have your credit card information.

Read more October 19, 2016
College Students Using Loan Money

College Students Using Loan Money For Non-Educational Needs and Desires

Most college students look at and choose schools they can pay for, settling on majors that will lead to high-paying jobs. However, it’s what happens between the beginning and end that causes many of them to potentially suffer financial ruin.

Read more October 19, 2016
Security Measure To Combat Fraud

Technology Company Offers New Possible Security Measure To Combat Fraud

Oberthur Technologies is talking with UK banks about the possibility of digital display credit cards that would produce a security code to address the issue of fraud. If approved, consumers in France could be the first folks to have these cards in their hands.

Read more October 14, 2016
Major Credit Card Companies

Judge Allows Chip Reader Lawsuit Against Major Credit Card Companies To Move Forward

Small businesses, thanks to a judge’s permission, are now able to move forward with their lawsuit against major credit card companies after being forced to implement chip readers at their checkout counter.

Read more October 10, 2016
Credit Suisse Will Pay $90M

Credit Suisse Will Pay $90M For New Net Assets Misrepresentation Case

Rolf Bogli, a former executive for Credit Suisse, has agreed to pay $80,000 in his role of how the bank misrepresented its wealth management business performance metric to its investors.

Read more October 10, 2016
Chip-Enabled Cards

Chip-Enabled Cards See Rise In Use In One Year After Introduction

It’s been a year since the U.S. banks introduced chip-enabled credit cards. And, more people are using them over the swipe credit cards.

Read more October 4, 2016
China’s Toxic Loan

Report: China’s Toxic Loan Debt May Be Even Higher Than Estimated

Fitch Ratings has warned that China’s financial system’s toxic loans may be 10 times higher than estimated.

Read more September 28, 2016
Yahoo Security Breach

Yahoo Security Breach May Put $4.8B Verizon Deal In Jeopardy

Yahoo has struggled for several years now to maintain people’s interest in its services such as its email system. And, the challenge of keeping them got much harder after the revelation that hackers were able to attain the information of around 500 million Yahoo accounts.

Read more September 28, 2016
How Many Credit Cards Should You Hold In Your Wallet

How Many Credit Cards Should You Hold In Your Wallet

You may be tempted to fill out a lot of credit card applications in the hope to get one or two of them. However, you need to understand a little about credit cards before you go and do that. How many of these applications can you fill out before it leads to a negative credit score? Can you have too many credit cards on your credit file?

Read more September 28, 2016
 Home Loan Modifications

Banks Failing To Honor Agreed-Upon Home Loan Modifications

Western Washington consumer attorneys said they have seen an increase of cases where banks are not honoring their customers’ home loan modifications.

Read more September 27, 2016
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