Stories tagged: credit card
Wed., Oct. 25, 2017, 12:08 p.m.
Uber rides into credit card market with no-fee card
Ride-hailing giant Uber on Wednesday unveiled a new no-fee, co-branded credit card with British bank Barclays that it hopes becomes a major part of consumers’ everyday spending habit.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 2:55 p.m.
Beware at the pump: Black market fuel making millions
A black market for diesel and gasoline has rapidly spread around the nation, with organized crime gangs using fraudulent credit cards to syphon millions of dollars in fuel from gas …
UPDATED: Mon., May 22, 2017, 6:12 p.m.
Credit cards give investors jitters, but bankers sleep fine
For Kevin St. Pierre, the math on credit cards is pretty simple. “Generally, if the consumer has income, they pay their debts,” St. Pierre, an analyst at Sanford C. Bernstein, …
Sun., Aug. 14, 2016
Consumer Confidential: Credit scores not created equal
Joseph is 43, owns a house outside Los Angeles and works in the entertainment industry. He’d rather I just use his first name because he’s going to discuss his FICO …
Mon., June 20, 2016, 12:57 p.m.
Shopping at Costco? Remember to switch your cards
If you’re shopping at Costco, check your wallet – on Monday Costco stopped accepting members’ American Express cards.
Mon., April 4, 2016, 1:52 p.m.
Costco shoppers: What you should know before new member credit cards arrive
The days of the American Express Costco credit card are coming to an end. American Express said last year its exclusive partnership with Costco would end in 2016. Costco is …
Fri., June 13, 2014, 8:34 a.m.
P.F. Chang’s confirms credit and debit card breach
NEW YORK (AP) — P.F. Chang’s confirmed Friday that data from credit and debit cards used at its restaurants was stolen.
Mon., Dec. 2, 2013, 9:53 p.m.
Cyber-attacks blocked at regional grocer
A massive cyber-attack targeting credit cards at local grocery stores has been blocked. URM Stores, which includes Rosauers Supermarkets and Yoke’s Fresh Markets, announced Monday night that modern credit card …
Fri., Sept. 6, 2013, 11:20 a.m.
Detectives seek suspect in credit card theft
The Spokane County Sheriff’s Office released surveillance images of a woman thought to have used a stolen credit card to buy $400 in gift cards from the Millwood Albertsons in …
Sun., April 21, 1996
Early 401(K) Use Possible
There’s a little-known exception to an oft-cited rule that says you pay a 10 percent penalty for withdrawals from your IRA or 401(k) before you turn 59-1/2. This could be …
Sat., June 17, 1995
Banking On A Higher Authority
The names of numerous professional sports teams are on them, so are trade unions, clubs and associations. Now a church is being added to the list of groups that have …
Sun., June 4, 1995
‘Blocking’ Trips Unaware Card Holders Practice Allows Hotels, Car Rental Outlets And Others To Reserve A Piece Of Your Credit Line
You’re sitting across the dinner table from a business contact or hot date. You casually hand the waiter your credit card. A moment later, he returns with that poker-faced expression …
Fri., May 5, 1995
Bus Riders Charging Fares
The move toward a cashless society has taken a new turn in Phoenix, where Valley Metro bus riders can charge fares on their Visa or MasterCard. In the first two …