Stores Making Shift To Accommodate Chip CardsStores are making the shift to take debit and credit cards equipped with EMV chips. Target, along with several major banks, have already starting issue customers the chip cards to try to help cut down on data fraud.
4 Things To Know: Palmer Back At Work, Kids Back To SchoolThese are the four stories you need to know about for Tuesday, Sept. 8. They include the big night for a comedian ready to step into David Letterman's shoes, and the day many kids around Minnesota have been dreading for weeks now.
Target Settlement With MasterCard Fails To Get Bank SupportA $19 million deal between Target and MasterCard to settle lawsuits stemming from the retailer's pre-Christmas 2013 data breach has been scrapped, because it didn't get enough support from banks and credit unions.
Target Settles Data Breach Lawsuit With MasterCard For $19MTarget and MasterCard say they've agreed to settle lawsuits over the discounter's pre-Christmas 2013 massive data breach. Target said late Wednesday it has set aside up to $19 million pretax for MasterCard issuers who were caught in the data breach that compromised 40 million credit and debit card accounts between Nov. 27 and Dec. 15, 2013.
Best Credit Cards For TravelersHere is a look at five of the best credit cards for travelers, all with outstanding perks and excellent reviews from consumers.
Secret Service Investigating Target Data Breach The Secret Service says it is investigating a credit- and debit-card data theft at Target stores. Secret Service spokesman Brian Leary confirms the agency is investigating, but declined to provide further details.
Good Question: Why Do We Sign When We Charge?We use plastic so often, retailers are trying to speed up the process of swiping, approving and signing. So why is it that sometimes you have to sign and other times you don’t?
Hennepin County To No Longer Accept Visa PaymentsVisa card users will have to figure out a different way to pay for services in Hennepin County, as the county will no longer be taking their plastic.