U.S. banks are rolling out what they say are more 'secure' credit cards. But are the cards as safe as some banks and card carriers claim?
Nissan is recalling nearly 300,000 Versa and Versa Note vehicles to adjust a console panel that could catch the driver's shoe and slow braking efforts.
Credit cards offer many conveniences and protections, but there are times when it's best to keep the plastic tucked away. Here are 10 such scenarios.
Fiat Chrysler recalls 206,668 Jeep Cherokee sports utility vehicles because the windshield wipers can stop working unexpectedly.
Thousands of people signed up for infidelity website Ashley Madison in the last week, Avid Life Media says, even after hackers leaked its clients' data.
Blue Bell Creameries resumes selling its products in select locations, four months after the Texas retailer halted sales due to listeria contamination.
Some investors turn to an adviser to try to find the right mutual funds to invest in. But that advice can be expensive. Here's what to watch for.
It appears there's a new hacking scandal every few weeks, leading folks to wonder if anything can ever be secure. Here's what recent hacks have taught us.
Kraft Heinz Foods is recalling more than 2 million pounds of turkey bacon products that may be unsafe because they could possibly spoil prematurely.
If you're thinking about buying a vehicle and the Carfax report comes back clean, you're good to go, right? Maybe not.
U.S. auto safety regulators are investigating reports that air bags on some older Honda Accords may not inflate in a crash.
It's possible to save money (and agitation) on a new ride without ever speaking to a car dealer yourself. Here's how it works.
Volkswagen is recalling about 420,000 cars in the United States to fix a fault that could prevent air bags from deploying.
Discount Tire and America's Tire chains are recalling nearly 80,000 light truck and SUV replacement tires because the tread can separate.
Mazda is recalling its biggest SUV to fix suspension parts that can rust and come loose, causing a loss of steering control.
Experts warn of an epidemic of card skimming, with losses in the billions. Here's what you need to know to protect your bank balance.
It's fairly easy to do some homework and determine how a charity spends your donations, but frauds still manage to take in millions each year.
Some companies will refuse refunds even if your canceled reservation is filled by someone else. A look at refund policies -- good, bad and ugly.
Transactions made through third parties like PayPal and Groupon may not be earning the credit card reward points you expect they should.
Get ready for voice identification, fingerprints and iris authentication. Banks are turning to more sophisticated technology to thwart cyberattackers.
The 'alternate payment method fee' is just one of several wily add-ons card-card issuers are charging consumers. Here's how to avoid them.
With Whole Foods Market overcharging customers in New York City, according to investigators, learn how to avoid getting ripped off at the grocery store.
From medical bills to travel expenses, here's a rundown of which purchases should be put on your credit card - and which should be left off plastic.
Illinois-based Aspen Foods is recalling nearly 2 million pounds of raw, frozen chicken products over concerns they might be contaminated with salmonella.
Regulators are investigating inflators made by ARC Automotive that went into about 420,000 older Chrysler minivans and another 70,000 Kia Optima sedans.
GM s recalling nearly 780,000 crossover SUVs mainly in North America because the rear power lift gates can suddenly fall and hit people.
Honda says it is recalling about 4.5 million more cars globally to replace air bag inflators made by supplier Takata.
Jaguar Land Rover is recalling about 65,000 SUVs in the U.S. because the doors may not latch properly and could open while being driven.
Robocallers still are a big nuisance, and you have to work overtime to stop them from hurting your serenity and finances.