American Express agrees to a $76 million settlement with several banking regulators over charges the company used deceptive marketing and billing practices.
Target says it has reached out to state and federal officials to identify the malware that allowed illegal access to some 40 million customer accounts last week.
In the wake of a massive data breach, Target suffered reduced customer traffic over one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year, according to a report.
Payment card data reportedly was stolen from an unknown number of Target customers starting on the busy Black Friday weekend in a major breach at the retailer.
Most U.S. families don't follow a budget. Fewer still budget with a credit card. But with careful planning, you can use plastic to rein in spending and get back in the black.
Delayed payments and 0 percent interest offers are a common pitch this time of year, but credit and debt experts say such financing deals can be a ticking time bomb.
GE's credit card division will refund $34.1 million to consumers who government regulators say were misled.
This year, you'll find several interesting offers from card credit banks looking to give you every incentive to pull out their plastic for your holiday gift-buying.
Here's what you should know before applying for a store credit card.
Coin promises to shrink your wallet by consolidating all of your credit cards and gift cards into one device. Here are the pros and cons.
U.S. consumer credit rose more than expected in September but credit card usage fell for a fourth straight month.
Mommy and daddy might've raised you well, but don't assume they always know best when it comes to money.
On this day of tricks and treats, we offer you a few tales of those tricked by identity thieves -- and treat you to some advice about what to do if it happens to you.
There's a lot of information and regulations behind consumers' credit scores. So, if a thing or two about yours has left you scratching your head, you're not alone.
If you tend to go by your middle name, you could wind up with a case of mistaken identity -- and that can really mess up your credit.
Shoppers are constantly offered store credit cards in exchange for instant discounts, and mostly, smart shoppers say no. Here are a few that can be worth saying yes to.
College is a good time to start building a credit history. Here's what you should consider when shopping for a credit card for your new college student.
A North Carolina gun shop says that a credit-card processor has abruptly terminated its business relationship, citing a long-standing policy against firearm sales.
We've all been caught with a surprise expense and our emergency fund on empty. Here are 3 ways to get money fast -- without paying high interest or pawning grandma's pearls.
A big purchase can get a lot bigger if you let a salesperson upsell you on a warranty or add-on product. Here are the ones to steer clear of.
Fine print is usually filled with bad news for customers. But it can also hide some lucrative perks that the average cardholder doesn't know about.