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Bloomfield Township police search for suspects who stole, used elderly woman's

Bloomfield Township police search for suspects who stole, used elderly woman's
(WXYZ) – Bloomfield Township police are asking for the public's help to find a man and a woman who are believed to have stolen an elderly woman's credit cards. Police say the pair then used the credit cards at several nearby stores. The theft happened …
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Police searching for man who stole credit cards from car in Chesapeake
Police are asking for the public's help identifying this man who allegedly stole credit cards and other items from a vehicle parked in the 1100 block of Birchwater Arch. The vehicle was broken into on August 1st. Shortly thereafter the victim learned …
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US banks starting toward microchip credit cards

US banks starting toward microchip credit cards
Major credit card companies are pushing banks and merchants to convert to microchip technology because personal information is much harder to lift from microchips. In October 2015, the liability for fraud will shift from the bank or credit union to …
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US banks starting towards microchip credit cards
Major credit card companies are pushing banks and merchants to convert to microchip technology because personal information is much harder to lift from microchips. In October 2015, the liability for fraud will shift from the bank or credit union to …
Read more on The Virginian-Pilot

Q&A: unsecured credit card?

Question by *Bitch please*: unsecured credit card?
what is a unsecured credit card?

Best answer:

Answer by MadMan
It is a “normal” credit card in which the borrower does not have to deposit any cash with the issuer.

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Ohio man sentenced in credit card fraud scheme

Ohio man sentenced in credit card fraud scheme
A search of the vehicle revealed 158 fraudulent credit cards, a laptop computer and a credit card encoder. The credit cards contained various names and account numbers and had been used in multiple fraudulent purchases throughout the country.
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It may sound like a good idea, but canceling credit cards can harm your credit
The reason why I cancel a credit card roughly once a year is, I tend to sign up for credit cards that offer large incentives to new customers, and then after a year when an annual fee pops up, I cancel them. To avoid harming my credit score, I won't …
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General Electric spins off credit card unit in IPO
Synchrony Financial, the credit card unit of General Electric, made its debut Thursday as a public company, raising $ 2.9 billion in the year's largest initial public offering. The offering brings GE a step closer to reducing its footprint in financial …
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Credit card breaches keep coming

Credit card breaches keep coming
Now, The Houstonian Hotel, Club & Spa has become the second major local business to announce this year that it, too, has been the victim of a "malicious software attack" that exposed the credit or debit card data of at least 10,000 customers. With …
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Newly-Launched Trucoin Allows Consumers to Buy Bitcoin With Credit Cards
Think about a list of complaints people have when it comes to bitcoin. Surely, one of the items on the list is the inability to acquire the digital currency easily. Having to deal with banks, long transfer times, and other obstacles, it can be a hassle …
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Montgomery County launches broad review of credit card purchses
Montgomery County's inspector general is looking into how well the county controls credit card charges by its agencies and employees. Inspector General Edward L. Blansitt III said the review will encompass the county government, the Maryland-National …
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Q&A: need help first credit card!?

Question by megan: need help first credit card!?
I have had a job for two years and now i want to build my credit. i have been told to apply for a credit card but which one to apply for is hard. i dont know anything about credit cards other than you charge now and pay later. what is a good first credit card? i take i have no credit history and im 20 going on 21.

Best answer:

Answer by Jamal
Go with a store creditcard, like wall mart, home depot ect..

You might get denied otherwise, then use that to build good credit and then get a better credit card.

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Q&A: Secured credit cards?

Question by ~*BS~MRA~Girl*~: Secured credit cards?
Do secured credit cards improve your credit?

Best answer:

Answer by gvh
I think they do if you pay the card on time everytime.. close will not cut it..continue to ask for a larger line of credit but “do not use it” available credit is one thing they look at. Yo u don’t have to charge big monthly bills.

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