MasterCard Extends Zero Liability to ATM and PIN

Having zero liability may not sound important, but you might be singing a different tune if you suddenly discover that you have become the victim of fraud or if your credit card account becomes compromised in some way. When you have zero liability, you will not be held responsible for transaction that you do not[…]

Discover Has You Covered When it Comes to Security

It seems like each day we hear another story about some security breach or leak of online information that has yet again compromised the personal data of thousands (or hundreds of thousands) of consumers. It doesn’t seem to matter how careful you are, you can’t control some things. Fortunately, Discover has you covered when it[…]

Chase Bank to Offer Chip-and-PIN Credit Cards

Reducing fraud is an important priority for banks. Security breaches are all too common, and the losses that can be potentially incurred are astronomical—especially when the bank guarantees that customers will not be held liable for fraudulent charges. When the bank is left holding the bill, it sure becomes important to make sure each and[…]

Top Purchases You Should Put on Your Credit Card

If you’re conservative with your credit card use, then you’re probably wondering when it actually is appropriate to charge a credit card with a purchase. The answer isn’t always black and white, but there are a number of purchases you can make that take advantage of your card’s features. Some credit cards come with built-in[…]

Citibank Secured Credit Card Review

If you’ve already looked into the Citi Secured MasterCard, you might be a bit confused, since there doesn’t seem to be any mention of it in the Citibank website. Your eyes aren’t fooling you – it isn’t there. In order to get the details on this card, you need to head to a Citibank branch[…]

What You Need To Know About “Smart Cards”

If you love traveling and want to do so with as little hassle as possible, you’ll want to get a “chip and signature” or even better, “chip and pin” card. Both of these fall under what’s called EMV technology, often advertised as “smart cards.” Carrying of one these puppies will help facilitate your payments in[…]