$18,000 Stolen From Menlo Park Supermarket During Armed Heist, 4 Suspects SoughtPolice in Menlo Park are searching four armed masked men suspected of attacking a supermarket cashier and stealing around $18,000.
Larry Magid: T-Mobile To Launch Mobile Money Checking Service T-Mobile is teaming up with Safeway to launch a new checking service called Mobile Money.
Streets Reopen After Arrest Of SJ Check-Cashing Robbery SuspectAfter scouring an East San Jose neighborhood for hours, police have arrested a suspect in an attempted robbery and shooting at a nearby check-cashing business Thursday morning.
Payday Lenders Reach $4.3 Million Settlement With SFSan Francisco's city attorney announced details of a $4.3 million settlement with some payday lenders including Check 'n Go that allegedly spiked interest rates as high as 400 percent.
ConsumerWatch: New Financial Options For The ‘Unbanked’ With more and more Bay Area residents relying on check cashing places for their financial services, rather than traditional banks, several non-profit organizations are stepping up to provide low-cost services for those living paycheck-to-paycheck.
Santa Rosa Check Cashing Store Robbed At GunpointPolice are looking for a man responsible for the armed robbery of a check cashing business in Santa Rosa Friday evening.
San Jose To Take Up Payday Loan Regulations In 2011The city of San Jose is looking at how to regulate the short-term, high interest loans offered by check cashing stores, City Councilman Ash Kalra said Wednesday.