American Express under pressure after low earnings report

Jan 22, 2016
American Express is being squeezed by more demanding consumers and greater competition.

October deadline looms for credit cards with chips

Sep 30, 2015
There's an economic incentive to get everyone on the more-secure system.

A new credit score gives credit for paying phone bills

Apr 2, 2015
Still in a pilot phase, the new score would help people with no credit cards.

Why would credit cards want Costco?

Feb 16, 2015
AmEx is out of the picture, but partnering with Costco is still alluring

Banks seek profits in credit cards

Oct 14, 2014
Many analysts are looking for profits in a traditionally dull place: credit cards.

For personal finance advice, ask a millennial

Sep 8, 2014
A new report says millennials are making savvy use of debit cards to avoid debt.

Amazon's mobile card reader could be gold mine of data

Aug 13, 2014
Amazon Local Register will collect information about consumers' buying habits.

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Who's at fault for credit fraud: Company or consumer?

May 16, 2014
David Lazarus tells us a story of one woman's unidentifiable credit card charges.

Cash is still king, sort of

May 12, 2014
A peek inside our wallets by the Federal Reserve.