Cash, credit or a big smile?

November 17, 2011

We do everything with our smartphones now: reading, writing, photography, music. And, to paraphrase that old American Express commercial, we never leave home without it. But the one smartphone function that hasn’t exactly exploded yet — and really should have already — is paying for things.

Lending Club taps into consumer ire

November 9, 2011

With consumers more angry than ever with credit card companies and big banks, and increasingly worried about another economic downturn, one upstart company has made this into an opportunity.

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Sony PlayStation users: How to fight a data breach

April 27, 2011

If you've ever lost a credit card, had your identity stolen or even lost your wallet, you know what a pain it isĀ and what worry is attached. For an estimated 77 million Sony PlayStation subscribers, today is that day.