All posts by Lynn Oldshue

Lynn Oldshue has written personal finance stories for for twelve years. She majored in public relations at Mississippi State University.
weekly-rate-report Weekly Credit Card Update–December 2, 2016

December 2, 2016

How Much is a Batch of Stolen Credit Cards Really Worth? You don’t have to be a bank to make money on credit cards. A hacker can make between $2..

112 Million Shoppers and Diners Enjoyed Small Business Saturday

November 30, 2016

Small Business Saturday enjoyed its 7th year this past Saturday, November 26, and it appears to have been the most popular Small Business Saturday eve..
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Wells Fargo Hoping to Settle Claims Out of Court

November 28, 2016

It has been just a few months since Wells Fargo was fined $185 million for opening nearly two million fake accounts without customers’ permissi..
weekly-credit-card-update (1) Weekly Credit Card Update–November 22, 2016

November 22, 2016

Wells Fargo Reports 44% Decline in New Accounts after Scandal Wells Fargo recently released its customer activity data from October 2016, which monito..
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Chase Pay Debuts at Starbucks and Best Buy

November 21, 2016

Starting today, customers can use the Chase Pay app to make purchases at 7,500 participating Starbucks and 1,400 Best Buy locations in the United Stat..
weekly-credit-card-update (1) Weekly Credit Card Update–November 18, 2016

November 18, 2016

Here’s Why You Don’t Want a Store Credit Card, No Matter How Big a Discount it Offers For a frequent shopper, nothing is better than a goo..

Etsy Now Supports Apple Pay on the Web

November 17, 2016

Online craft and vintage item retailer Etsy will now support Apple Pay for the web. Shoppers using Safari web browsers on their Mac computers can chec..

Chase Unveils New Small Business Credit Card

November 16, 2016

Chase launched its new Chase Ink Business Preferred credit card this week, which allows small businesses to earn rewards on their most frequent expend..

Over 400 Million Accounts Exposed in FriendFinder Data Breach

November 15, 2016

FriendFinder Networks is investigating claims that the personal information of more than 412 million users was stolen from five of the company’s..
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American Express to Expand Luxury Travel Program in 2017

November 14, 2016

American Express Travel announced its Fine Hotels & Resorts program will expand in 2017 and will introduce 77 new properties that will appeal to ..