Seen At 11: Keeping Your Credit Card Information On Lock With A 'Security Freeze'The “security freeze” is the number one tool to prevent crooks from stealing your credit card information. But the problem is that not many people use it.
Police: Man Made Purchase Of Nearly $500 With Stolen Credit CardPolice on Monday were asking for assistance in finding a suspect who allegedly stole another man’s credit card and made a purchase worth nearly $500 at a Home Depot in the Bronx.
Police: Suspect Sought After Card Skimmers Found At LIRR Ticket MachinesWorkers found the card skimmers and tiny hidden cameras at a Long Island Rail Road station in Baldwin last week during a routine inspection, police said.
Suffolk Lawmaker Wants More Notification Of Price Discrepancies At Gas PumpsThe proposal would require the price difference be clearly displayed on every automated pump screen and give motorists the opportunity to opt out of the higher credit/debit price.
Police: Suspect Used Fraudulent Card With Victim's Info Twice At Liquor StorePolice on Monday were asking the public to help them identify and find a suspect who stole someone’s credit card information and made unauthorized purchases at a Brooklyn liquor store.
Target: 40 Million Card Accounts May Be BreachedThe chain said that customers who made purchases using their cards at its U.S. stores between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15 may have been exposed.
Authorities: Thief Targets Women Working At Medical OfficesA thief has been preying on women who work at medical offices in New Jersey.
First Lesson For New College Students: FinancesIf college students are not careful, money mistakes they make now could take years to correct.
New Credit Card Surcharge Results In Dilemma For N.J. Small Business OwnersThe retailers have a choice as to whether they wish to charge the fee -- but now they’re faced with a dilemma. Do they eat the cost, or pass it on to the consumer and risk driving away customers?
Credit Card Checkout Fees Begin In New JerseyUsing a credit card could be costly in New Jersey starting Sunday, as retailers gain the right to add a checkout fee of 4 percent for credit purchases.
How To Protect Your Kids From Identity TheftWe've warned you about identity theft before. Everyone's a target for this type of crime - from the elderly to the deceased. Now, your kids are also at risk. Children are 51 percent more likely to have their identities stolen than adults.