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FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot: Data Breach Affected 56 Million Credit, Debit Cards

A total of 56 million credit and debit cards are believed to have been affected by a data breach this year at Home Depot.

09/18/2014

FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot Confirms Major Data Breach, Offers Identity Protection

Home Depot announced Monday that it has confirmed a major security breach that could affect customers using credit and debit cards around the U.S. and Canada.

09/08/2014

Experts warn scammers using infrared technology can pick up your PIN from a pad like this. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Scammers Could Use Thermal Imaging To Steal Your PIN

Scammers are finding new ways to get your personal information, and it is as easy as attaching a new gadget to your iPhone.

09/02/2014

FILE -- A Home Depot store (credit: Getty Images)

Home Depot Investigates Huge Potential Security Breach

Home improvement giant Home Depot on Tuesday was investigating a potential credit card breach that some cyber security experts said could be massive.

09/02/2014

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Tri-State P.F. Chang’s Locations May Have Been Hit By Data Breach

The nationwide P.F. Chang’s restaurant chain has been hit with a security breach involving credit and debit card data, and two Tri-State Area locations have been affected.

08/04/2014

Some banks are offering smartphone apps that allow customers to "lock" their debit cards between uses. (Credit: CBS 2)

Seen At 11: Smartphone Apps Serving As ‘Lock’ For Credit, Debit Cards

A growing number of banks are now offering a variety of the “credit lock” apps in an effort to combat the stealing and hacking of card numbers.

07/21/2014

ATM machines have been targeted by scammers using skimming devices. (Credit: Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Eliminating Debit Card Danger

Experts pointed to five instances when you should opt to use your credit card over your debit card.

06/09/2014

Credit cards (credit: DAMIEN MEYER/AFP/Getty Images)

Seen At 11: Charges You Might Not Know You’re Being Hit With

Extra charges may be getting tacked onto your credit or debit card, and you may not even realize you are handing over the money.

07/24/2013

A bank teller displays $100 bills (file/credit: Oscar Siagian/AFP/GettyImages)

Seen At 11: Myriad Of Bank Fees Draw Consumer Complaints

When it comes to banking, over-the-top fees are a top consumer complaint, with the amount varying from bank to bank.

04/03/2013

Credit-card machine (file/credit: Behrouz Mehri/AFP/Getty Images)

Ask Asa: Credit Or Debit?

It’s a question that everybody has been asked while shopping, credit or debit? But how many of us really stop to think before swiping our cards?

04/22/2012

Do Credit Cards Lead To Obesity?

Trying to lose weight as we head into the holidays? Maybe you should cut up your credit cards as you head to the grocery store.

11/15/2010

Credit card (credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

New Bank Overdraft Rules Take Effect This Weekend

Up until now, overdraft fees have been a huge source of income for banks. But new laws in effect soon will change all that. Still, many consumers may need to contact their banks.

08/13/2010