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Curtis Arnold
Curtis Arnold, Editor-in-Chief
Joe Taylor
Joe Taylor Jr., Reporter
Amber Stubbs
Amber Stubbs, Managing Editor

June 2011

Did WikiLeaks just take down MasterCard again?

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 28, 2011

Wikileaks claims to have brought MasterCard to its knees once again. But the credit card issuer has a different story. [...]

Posted in MasterCard Credit Card | Identity Theft | 0 Comments

June is the season of weddings--and credit card crimes

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 23, 2011

Not so happily ever after in Texas and Montana, hunger strikes in Connecticut and Georgia, and an Irish pub is hacked in Michigan. [...]

Posted in Credit Card Crimes | 0 Comments

Credit card parking meters: time saver or hassle maker?

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 21, 2011

Credit card technology is working its way into more and more everyday locations, including the venerable parking meter. But in some cities, the price you pay is a headache. [...]

Posted in Other | 5 Comments

Welcome to this week's Credit Card Crime Awards!

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 17, 2011

Bad parents, tattoo mavens, and celebrity offspring made credit card news this week. [...]

Posted in Credit Card Crimes | 2 Comments

Will prepaid credit card fees drop thanks to failed lawsuit against Kardashians?

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 14, 2011

The Kardashians are off the hook for a $75 million lawsuit. Will prepaid card issuers take notice and reduce their fees? [...]

Posted in Prepaid Credit Cards | 0 Comments

Lessons from credit card crooks and scams

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 10, 2011

The bright side of credit card crime is that there is always a lesson to be learned from each incident. [...]

Posted in Credit Card Crimes | 0 Comments

Teenage dream: the BillMyParents prepaid card

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 7, 2011

What, me worry? Your kids sure won't. [...]

Posted in Prepaid Credit Cards | 0 Comments

Credit card thieves go grave robbing

Written by Geoff Williams
Posted On: June 3, 2011

When it comes to credit card criminals, audacity knows no bounds, as evidenced by recent stories from New York, Oklahoma and Washington. [...]

Posted in Credit Card Crimes | 0 Comments