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Feds Indict Five in Largest Known Credit Card Data Breach

In July the United States federal government [indicted five men in a worldwide hacking and data breach scheme](http://www.justice.gov/usao/nj/Press/files/pdffiles/2013/Drinkman,%20Vladimir%20%20et%20al.,%20Indictment.pdf)--the largest of its kind in the country--that stole over 160...

By Jill Jaracz


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Credit Card Expert Roundup #56 - Coronavirus

With school closings, travel restrictions, social distancing, and all of the other drastic changes we have been force...

By Jason Steele


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Government Agency Alleges Credit Violations Against Citizens Bank

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has filed a lawsuit in the United States District Court against Citiz...

By Jill Jaracz


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United MileagePlus Credit Card Program Extended Through 2029

For over 30 years, consumers have been able to have a Chase UnitedMileagePlus Visa credit card in their wallet. If yo...

By Jill Jaracz


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Credit Card Debt Hits a Record High

The economy is good, unemployment is low, and consumer confidence is high. Those are ingredients that can fuel consum...

By Jill Jaracz


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U.S. Indicts Chinese Military Officers in Equifax Breach

The U.S. Department of Justice has charged four Chinese military officers in the 2017 hacking attack on Equifax, one ...

By Jill Jaracz


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American Express Revamps, Relaunches Delta Credit Cards

Recently in this blog, I wrote about Chase increasing fees on its popular Sapphire Reserve credit card. Now American ...

By Jill Jaracz


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FICO Updates for 2020 - Expert Roundup #56

This edition of the Expert Roundup Series is a collaboration between credit experts, hosted by Jason Steele, with an ...

By Jason Steele and Jill Jaracz


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Chase Sapphire Reserve Adds New Card Benefits, Increases Fee and APR

A few years ago, Chase made a big splash with its Sapphire Reserve credit card. The card, which came with a $450 annu...

By Jill Jaracz


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Mezu Aims to Change Up Mobile Payments

What if you could pay someone, and the transaction would be just like using cash—except that you didn't have to carry...

By Jill Jaracz


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Mastercard's Sonic Branding Continues Evolution

Many companies use sound to enhance their brands, using tunes of just a few notes to worm their way inside consumers'...

By Jill Jaracz


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