Home Depot says its payment systems have been hacked in a data breach that could affect millions who used credit and debit cards at thousands of stores.
Americans are getting less cautious about spending. Consumers stepped up their borrowing in July, led by rising auto loans and higher credit card balances.
On campuses across the country, identity theft is a major threat. Here's how your student can lower his or her chances of becoming a victim.
From Sept. 16-29, McDonald's is giving away small coffees to its morning customers to promote its brew, and to tout its entry into the home coffee market.
You may spend more on simple luxuries as you cut back on costlier items as a cheaper form of entertainment and relaxation.
Construction has begun on a $1 billion solar power plant in the Mohave Desert will produce enough electricity to power about 80,000 California homes.
Apple says it's planning additional steps to keep hackers out of user accounts and will aggressively encourage users to take stricter security measures.
Forty percent of American workers do not use all the vacation days they earn. But you should take all the time given and not have to worry about your job.
The recalled glasses show Doc McStuffins, characters from the "Cars" movies, Jake and the Neverland Pirates, the Mickey Mouse Club and Spider-Man.
Home Depot has contacted the Secret Service about an alleged major breach of customer and credit card data that came to light this week, sources say.
Microsoft unveils the first of its new range of Lumia smartphones, priced to challenge a market dominated by volume leader Samsung and Apple.
The Better Business Bureau says con artists will use the publicity around the latest wave of leaked celebrity nudes to trick you into downloading malware.
Knowing which days your favorite stores mark down items will help you save. Shopping blogger Kyle James has the skinny on when to find fat clearance sales.
August auto sales were the highest for that month since 2003, thanks in part to heavy discounting by the manufacturers and a strong Labor Day weekend.
Home Depot says it's working with both banks and law enforcement to investigate unusual activity that would point to a hack of consumers' credit card info.
Seemingly minor issues on your credit report could hurt your credit. Check carefully -- you're among the 73% who actually check your credit report, right?
Norwegian Cruise Line is sailing into the luxury sector by buying the high-end Prestige Cruises International, adding eight ships to its fleet of 13.
Citi's new Double Cash card offers the typical 1 percent back on purchases -- and another 1 percent on what cardholders pay on that balance.
A Maryland man romanced seniors he met online and then allegedly bilked them of $1.1 million to help him, his relatives and his business ventures.
The masterminded of an $800 million insurance scam that fleeced tens of thousands of investors in Florida was sentenced Friday to 20 years in prison.
Consumer sentiment rose in August, while an index of current economic conditions hit its highest in 7 years, a survey from the University of Michigan shows.
A southwest Ohio money manager accused of bilking 141 investors in a Ponzi scheme is sentenced to prison and ordered to pay millions in restitution.
Mercedes continues to top a customer satisfaction rating, but some other luxury brands have fallen to the bottom of the rankings.
JPMorgan Chase is investigating a possible cyberattack and working with law enforcement authorities to determine the scope, the company says.