4 Tips for Dealing with the Target Security Breach

4 Tips for Dealing with the Target Security Breach

As you probably heard, retailer Target had a major security breach between November 27 and December 15 that compromised more than 40 million cards.  Target has not yet disclosed which locations the breach affected, and the retailer has not yet identified the cards that are part of the breach. 

What To Do If Your Card is Compromised

What To Do If Your Card is Compromised

There's been a lot of talk about "compromised cards" and identity theft across the country. Keeping tabs of what transacations are occurring on your credit card and debit cards is one of your first lines of defense. Heres what you need to know: 

4 Alternatives to Payday Loans

4 Alternatives to Payday Loans

Despite the predatory nature of most payday lenders, the short-term convenience and quick access to funds that payday loans provide has kept their business strong. Most consumers are either unaware of the incredibly high fees and risk of incurring more debt, or are in such desperate need of cash that they don’t take time to consider the alternatives. But there are other options! Instead of getting caught in a downward spiral of increasing debt and decreasing repayment, try one of these four alternatives to payday loans and keep your money where it belongs: in your wallet.