Last week, we discovered our Chase Bank account had been raided. Soon, it became clear we were probably victims of a data breach that affected up to 1.5 million accounts. But that's only the tip of the fraud iceberg.
New and higher debit card fees may not be enough to satiate the big banks. Financial institutions looking for more revenue are now eyeing another potential source of money: Selling your debit-card transaction data to marketers. So which is worth more to you: The deals such targeted advertising will bring, or your privacy?
Looking for some extra income fast? With unemployment at 9.6%, rarely has there been a riper time for con artists to come out of the woodwork with promises of "easy ways to make money", "quick money", and "how to earn money fast." Here are the Top 10 job scams you should know about.