Oakland Chinatown Cash-Only Businesses Convert To Credit To Stop Attacks On AsiansFor years, Asian owned and operated businesses in Oakland's Chinatown had run on a largely cash-only model. Now that cash makes them a easy target for criminals.
SF-Based Affirm Partners With Amazon To Allow Shoppers To 'Buy Now Pay Later'Amazon is teaming with payments company Affirm to offer online shoppers a buy-now-pay-later option that does not involve credit cards.
San Francisco Leaders Approve Ban On Cashless StoresSan Francisco supervisors unanimously approved legislation requiring retailers to accept cash for payment.
Wells Fargo Fires Head Of Consumer Lending For MisconductWells Fargo has fired one of its most powerful executives for misconduct.
The First Timer's Guide To Getting A Small Business LoanFundera Editor-In-Chief Meredith Wood lends some advice to small business business owners seeking credit for the first time.
Samsung Offers $100 Credit As It Recalls Replacement Note 7sSamsung Electronics said Thursday it has expanded its recall of Galaxy Note 7 smartphones in the U.S. to include all replacement devices the company offered.
Internet Searches To Play Role In Credit-Worthiness Of Chinese ConsumersChinese consumers will be among the first to have their Internet searches play a role in determining their credit-worthiness.
Apple Awarded Patent To Deliver Ads Based On How Much You Can AffordApple was awarded a patent Thursday for a system allowing it to deliver ads to customers based on the amount of money the company thinks you have in your bank account.
Comcast Offering $5 Refund For Customers Hit By West Coast Xfinity OutageComcast is trying to make things up to customers who lost internet service for hours earlier this week.
Uber May Be Going Public Soon As Tech Giant Reportedly Seeks $1B Credit LineUber is reportedly making financial moves that signal an eventual public offering of the ridesharing company.
Wells Fargo Sued, Accused Of Opening Accounts Without Customer KnowledgeA Wells Fargo customer is suing the bank, accusing it of deceiving customers by giving them new accounts and credit cards without their knowledge.
Specialty Consumer Reports You May Not Know About
Lending Circles helping Borrowers Meet Financial GoalsA traditional form of peer-to-peer lending that’s been practiced in other countries for centuries is helping Californians meet their financial goals – and build credit at the same time.
Tips On Auto Financing If You Have Poor CreditEasy credit and longer-term loans currently being offered at auto dealerships can make buying an expensive car alluring, but don't get reeled in.
Survey Shows Shift Towards Cashless Society Driven By Millennials When it comes to making small purchases, Americans prefer cash over plastic, but according to a new survey that’s likely to change.