If a Postal Service plan to provide bill paying, check cashing and lending services becomes reality, it could save America's unbanked a fortune, and save the Post Office, too.
Following a data breach that compromised 70 million consumers' credit card information, Target wants the retail industry to switch to technology that's widely used in Europe.
The New York State attorney general's office has filed a lawsuit against Western Sky, a lender that's become infamous for loan rates as high as 355%.
The nation's second-largest bank says it will take steps to protect its customers from fees and other charges that payday lenders may slap on them.
The financial industry is always pushing one product or another with claims it will make money management easier, save you cash, make you safer. But in some cases, the hype...