As the holiday shopping season gets underway, the importance of avoiding hackers, phishing scams and phony websites while buying online becomes increasingly important.
Smartphone app Snapchat on Monday began letting users in the United States send money to friends by simply typing dollar amounts into new "Snapcash" messages.
A Silicon Valley startup is hoping an upcoming transition to smarter credit and debit cards will persuade millions of U.S. merchants to buy savvier payment terminals for their stores, too.
Bank of America is apologizing for double-billing customers who made purchases using Apple's new mobile payments service.
Staples is looking into a potential credit card data breach and has been in touch with law enforcement officials about the issue.
Sears Holdings Corp. said Friday that a data breach at its Kmart stores that started last month may have compromised some customers' credit and debit cards.
Ice cream and fast food chain Dairy Queen is the latest retailer to reveal a hack of its customer data.
Home Depot's data breach could wind up being among the largest ever for a retailer, but that may not matter to its millions of customers.
Shares of home-improvement retailer Home Depot sank before the opening bell Tuesday after confirming that its payment systems had been hacked, potentially exposing millions of shoppers who used credit and debit cards at its ...
Home Depot may be the latest retailer to suffer a major credit card data breach.