Mobile Payment Ranks Higher Than Credit Cards In Consumer SecurityExperts at the Minnetonka-based cybersecurity firm FRSecure said customers concerned about thieves stealing information or money are best using mobile payment apps.
Understand How Much You're Spending On Credit During HolidaysConsumers are urged pay attention to what they’re using credit cards for, and being mindful that the rewards can change.
Secret Service Warns Of Credit Card Chip Scheme, Report SaysThe U.S. Secret Service is reportedly warning banks about a new scam that is targeting the chips in credit cards sent through the mail.
Panera Bread 'Ignored' Report Of Leaked Customer Data For Months, Report SuggestsThe data breach was reportedly discovered in August of 2017 but nothing was done to correct the leak for eight months.
How To Boost Your Credit Score With Your Credit CardExperts admit that credit scores are more important than ever. And how you use your credit card is critical to having a good credit score.
Crooks Using Bluetooth To Steal At Gas PumpsThe most obviously way drivers can fight back against the new Bluetooth skimmers is to stop using plastic and stay away from the outside kiosks when buying gas.
Suspect In Violent Maplewood Home Invasion Charged With FraudThe man arrested in connection with the armed invasion of a 75-year-old woman's residence has been charged with fraud. Deandre Vershawn Wims was charged with one count of financial transaction fraud, according to the Ramsey County Attorney's Office.
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.
Mpls. Restaurant Responds To Credit Card Fraud ClaimsCustomers of a Minneapolis restaurant say they have been overcharged thousands of dollars. Since October, Linus Nyambu and others say the Blue Nile Restaurant has taken small amounts of money out of their accounts at a time -- which have added up to thousands in overdraws.
Cards Of Some Cub Foods Customers Charged TwiceIf you bought groceries last Friday at Cub Foods using an electronic transaction, you may want to take a close look at your bank account.
Charges: Burnsville Personal Care Assistant Stole $12K From Vulnerable AdultsA 57-year-old Apple Valley woman is accused of stealing thousands from vulnerable adults that were in her care at a Burnsville care facility.
Target Reaches Deal To Settle Breach Claims With VisaTarget has reached a deal to pay up to $67 million to settle Visa claims related to a massive 2013 data breach that resulted in the theft of millions of debit and credit card numbers. Both Target Corp. and Visa Inc. confirmed the agreement Tuesday, but wouldn't put a dollar amount on the deal.
Washington County Warns Of Deputy-Impersonating Credit Card ScamA man impersonating a sheriff's deputy has been calling Washington County residents and threatening to arrest them if they don't pay fines or tickets by phone with pre-paid credit cards.
Parking Meter Smart Phone App Coming To MinneapolisThe way we'll pay for parking in Minneapolis is about to change. In fact, you won’t need to have change or any money on you at all.
Easy, Free Ways To Clean Up Your Credit RecordThey are companies that claim to clean up your credit -- for a price. But the growing industry of credit repair is surrounded by controversy. WCCO-TV looked into one such business under fire for its business practices in Burnsville.