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 Credit Card Update–October 20, 2017

October 20, 2017

American Express Fee Accusations Get U.S. High Court Hearing The U.S. Supreme Court accepted a case that could roil the credit-card business, agreeing..

Kohl’s Launches Amazon Returns Program at Select Locations

October 19, 2017

Kohl’s announced last month they would start processing Amazon returns at their physical locations. The Amazon returns program began yesterday ..

60% of Americans Face “Someday Scaries” for Financial Security

October 17, 2017

Three out of five American adults face the “Someday Scaries” when it comes to financial security, according to a new study from Ally Finan.. Weekly Credit Card Update–October 13, 2017

October 13, 2017

JPMorgan, Citigroup Expect More Credit Card Users to Default Banks have enjoyed years of declining losses from fewer consumers defaulting on debts. Th..

45% of Business Owners Have Been Victims of Cyberattacks without Knowing It

October 9, 2017

Many business owners are unaware of what constitutes a “cyberattack,” according to a new survey from Nationwide. Only 13% of owners initi.. Weekly Credit Card Update–October 6, 2017

October 6, 2017

Equifax Breach Caused by Lone Employee’s Error, Former CEO Says The Equifax data breach, which exposed the sensitive personal information of nea..

Sony and Capital One Launch New PlayStation Credit Card

October 2, 2017

Sony and Capital One have partnered to create a new PlayStation credit card. The PlayStation Card is backed by Visa, and gives a number of awards for .. Weekly Credit Card Update–September 29, 2017

September 29, 2017

Breach at Sonic Drive-In May Have Impacted Millions of Credit, Debit Cards Sonic Drive-In, a fast-food chain with nearly 3,600 locations across 45 U.S..

Sonic Drive-In Acknowledges Potential Data Breach

September 27, 2017

Sonic Drive-In may have suffered a data breach at an unknown number of locations. The fast food chain has nearly 3,600 restaurants in 45 states. Krebs..

Google Assistant Can Now Control 87 LG Smart Appliances

September 26, 2017

LG is giving customers a new way to operate their appliances. All 87 Wi-Fi connected LG appliances can now be controlled with Google Assistant. The vo..