March 31, 2014

Housing Bubble 2.0: ARMs & Reverse Mortgages are Back

The housing recovery may have already peaked but some hallmarks of the boom era are making a comeback: Adjustable-rate mortgages and reverse mortgages In the fourth […]
March 26, 2014

To Save or Pay Down Debt – That is the Question

Sometimes it’s hard to figure out when you should save and when you should pay down your credit card debt. You don’t want to have debt […]
March 20, 2014

U.S. Businesses Love to Write Checks

A growing number of consumers don’t hesitate to buy a cup of coffee using an iPhone, bid for a dress on eBay and pay for it […]
March 19, 2014

Was Target Too Slow to Blow the Whistle?

Target Corp.’s computer-security team was alerted when hackers broke into the retailer’s systems during the holiday shopping season, but decided the warning didn’t need a follow-up. […]
March 18, 2014

Visa & MasterCard Announce Payment Security Working Group

MasterCard and Visa have announced the formation of a new cross-industry group focused on enhancing payment system security to keep pace with the expectations of consumers, […]
March 17, 2014

St. Patrick's Day Brings the Green …

As St. Patty’s Day falls on a Monday this year, and we can only imagine how many revelers will call in sick from work on Tuesday.  […]
March 14, 2014

5 Things That Are Stopping You From Getting Rich

We would all love to have extra money, and it would be even better to have enough money to never worry about finances again. According to […]