Survey: Growing Trend Of Using Plastic Over Paper For Small PurchasesAccording to the survey, two out of every five people will use a card to make a purchase of less than $5.
Credit Card Companies Banking On Incentives To Boost Holiday SpendingCredit card companies are trying to entice consumers to pay by plastic this upcoming holiday season by offering deferred interest plans.
Study: Philadelphia-Area Has Nation's 7th Lowest Credit Card Debt BurdenThe study looked at average credit card debt and median income.
Debt Free AppThe Debt Free app helps you organize and monitor your spending, which can result in more saving which, in turn, can be used to pay down debt.
3 On Your Side: Added Benefits When Using Credit/Debit Cards3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan takes a look at potentially priceless perks just in time for shopping season
3 On Your Side: After Series Of Hacking Incidents, Some Consumers Nervous About Shopping At Impacted StoresIn a new poll 3 On Your Side's Jim Donovan finds that some consumers are nervous about shopping at impacted stores.
Staples Investigating Possible Data BreachStaples is looking into a potential credit card data breach and has been in touch with law enforcement officials about the issue.
Jimmy John's Says Customers' Card Data Stolen Jimmy John's sandwich chain said Wednesday that it believes customers' credit card data was stolen from 216 of its shops between June and September.
3 On Your Side: Late Fees Waived & Interest Rates Dropped For Those Who Ask3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has information on a new survey that shows that most people can get their rates lowered and fees dropped, but very few of them ask.
3 On Your Side: Survey Finds More Than 6 Out Of 10 Millennials Don't Have A Credit CardIt looks like more millennials are saying cash is king and leaving credit cards out of the mix. With many saying they don't have a single credit card. And while that may sound good since they're not building up debt, 3 On Your Side consumer reporter Jim Donovan tells us there's also a downside.
Local Cyber Security Expert Offers Tips For Consumers Many Philadelphia shoppers are going back to payment basics to protect themselves.
AP: Home Depot Probes Possible Credit Card Data Breach The Atlanta-based home improvement retailer told The Associated Press Tuesday that it is looking into "unusual activity" and that working with both banks and law enforcement.