A chip implanted in new cards is designed to stop cybercrime. Starting Thursday, stores that haven't upgraded their card-reading terminals will be on the hook for fraudulent charges.
The new feature is said to be part of the additions the company will announce Monday coming to Apple's mobile-payments system.
Smart cards want to replace your wallet full of debit and credit cards with one dynamic smart card. Here's what you need to know.
The Light Phone bills itself as your "phone away from phone," and does nothing but make calls. Think you need one?
This Indiegogo project aims to put a stylus where you can always get at it: in your wallet.
Fraud detection systems can lock accounts when people travel, but location-sensing smartphone software now can help approve a legitimate transaction.
Data breaches rose 49 percent last year, says a study. And hackers are changing their priorities from short-term spending sprees with stolen card info to long-term mischief with your identity.
Keep your credit card details away from prying eyes and avoid fraudulent transactions with these tips for shopping online.
Safer, chip-enabled credit cards are coming to the US before the end of 2015, but it will be years before tougher, PIN-based security will be used nationwide.
Mom-and-pop shops can accept next-gen credit cards early next year -- and avoid the cost of credit card fraud.