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.

States Propose New Data Breach Legislation

January 23, 2018

While U.S. senators are pushing for tougher federal data breach laws, two states have proposed legislation of their own. If North Carolina passes the.. Weekly Credit Card Update–January 19, 2018

January 19, 2018

Visa Introduces Biometric Credit Card Visa announced plans to launch a credit card that would allow shoppers to authenticate payments with their finge..

Does My Credit Card Offer Travel Insurance?

January 18, 2018

Travel insurance is designed to protect you from loss or unexpected expenses during a trip or vacation. It can cover any element of your trip, from th..

LG Pay Headed to United States

January 17, 2018

LG Electronics said it plans to launch LG Pay in the United States during the first half of 2018, according to Yonhap News Agency. The mobile payment ..

How Has Wells Fargo Fared Since the Fake Accounts Scandal?

January 16, 2018

It has been over a year since Wells Fargo was fined for the fake accounts scandal that affected millions of banking customers. Wells Fargo employees c.. Weekly Credit Card Update–January 12, 2018

January 12, 2018

Credit Card Debt Hits New Record Credit card debt is back at an all-time high. A big jump in credit card debt in November has raised the total of what..

Do People Want Facial Recognition Technology?

January 10, 2018

It sounds like something from a Science Fiction film. You step into a restaurant, order your meal and then pay with a glance at the camera. After dini..

Everything You Need to Know about Visa’s New Wallet Card

January 9, 2018

Visa and Dynamics introduced their new Dynamics Wallet Card at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show. At first glance, the Wallet Card looks like a norma..

Americans May Be Using Their Tax Refunds for Healthcare Costs

January 8, 2018

Have American healthcare costs gotten so high that doctor’s appointments are considered a luxury purchase? New research from JPMorgan Chase sugg.. Weekly Credit Card Update–January 5, 2018

January 5, 2018

Businesses Can Charge Extra for Credit Card Payments, Appeals Court Rules A California law prohibiting retailers from charging customers extra for usi..