BillGuard App Alerts Credit Card Users of Data Breaches

Want to know about a potential credit card breach before the news hits the mainstream media? A new app for Android users may allow you to do just that. It's called BillGuard, and it is designed to alert you of … Continue reading

LowCards.com Weekly Credit Card Update–May 16, 2014

Airlines Make Less on Bag Fees While Promoting Credit Cards Airlines made 4% less on baggage fees in 2013 than in the previous year, according to federal statistics released last week. That sounds like great news for consumers, but it's … Continue reading

Beware of “Grey” Charges on Your Credit Card Statement

Look closely at your monthly credit card statement. There may be a few surprises--small, "grey charges" that can add up quickly. These are fees that companies put on your credit card bill without clearly notifying you about what they are. … Continue reading

New CFPB Program Encourages Innovation on Financial Products

Yesterday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau launched a project to encourage consumer-friendly innovation and entrepreneurship for consumer financial products and services. The initiative, Project Catalyst, is an attempt by the CFPB to give consumers access to fair, transparent, competitive, and … Continue reading