California businesses and government agencies have experienced 300 separate data breaches exposing the personal information of more than 20 million customer accounts during the past two years, leading state Attorney General Kamala Harris on Thursday to elevate cybersecurity as a key focus of the state’s top crime-fighting agency.
Target’s pre-Christmas security breach was significantly more extensive and affected millions more shoppers than the company reported last month.
Target is grappling with a data security nightmare that threatens to drive off holiday shoppers during the company’s busiest time of year.
Organizers of the music festival held in Golden Gate Park are allowing people to come by the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium this week to claim lost & found items…
Shoppers hit stores for the holidays in the final months of 2012 and it seems many of them were armed with credit and debit cards using the Visa network.
A San Francisco Bay area postal worker is facing charges that he stole thousands of pieces of mail to obtain credit cards that he then gave out to friends.
It’s the holidays. You have to buy gifts, but your bank account demands thriftiness and you need to avoid overspending. If you are one of many Americans who have been hit hard by the economy and are looking for ways to spend wisely over the holidays, here are a few suggestions, with input from a South Bay financial advisor.
Bay Area medical marijuana dispensaries claim they are being cut off from allowing credit card transactions.
The government is launching an online database of complaints about credit cards. The public can see what types of complaints people have filed against any bank that issues credit cards.
The 5 percent processing fee has been lowered to 3.5 percent with taxi companies making up the difference.