New Software Allows You To Control Credit Card Security With Your PhoneOne of the software’s most powerful features only allows a credit card to work if the transaction happens near a cell phone.
Teacher: Someone Stole Her Credit Cards As She Taught ClassA local teacher didn't expect an education in stealing, but that is what she got when suspected thieves stole credit cards from her purse and went on a shopping spree.
Home Searched, 10 Arrested In Credit Card Skimming ProbeAuthorities arrested 10 people Tuesday in morning raids conducted around the Southland as part of an ID theft and credit card fraud investigation.
Credit Card Thieves Tricking Innocent Pawns Into Delivering Stolen GoodsPolice say the thieves are shielding themselves by using unsuspecting middlemen to send out their stolen items.
Police Warn Of Delivery Scam In Simi Valley Police warned the public Friday of a new delivery scam that is affecting residents across the country.
Police Arrest Woman In Connection With Theft At Burbank School A woman suspected of stealing money from a teacher's purse at a Burbank school has been arrested, police said Thursday.
Credit Cards With Fraud-Fighting Chips To Become The Norm This Week, At Retailers' ExpenseCredit and debit card microchips will replace magnetic stripes as the industry standard on Thursday, in a move that the banking industry hopes will protect merchants and consumers from fraud and hackers.
From Swiping To Dipping, New Chip Credit Cards Aim To Guard Against TheftRetailers large and small are having to grapple with transitioning to accept new technology designed to make credit cards more secure by adding a unique identifier with a computer chip to each transaction.
New App Allows Diners To Pay With Their PhonesWith TabbedOut, users provide the app with personal information and when it's time to pay at a bar or restaurant that uses the app, it's as simple as letting your server or bartender know that's how you'd like to pay.
Exclusive: Woman Caught On Camera Filching Credit Card Delivery From Fullerton DoorstepPolice are hoping security video leads them to a thief who filched a UPS package left on a Fullerton doorstep.
New Data Breach Threatens Albertsons CustomersThe company said that in late August or early September, malicious software was installed on networks that process credit and debit card transactions at some of their stores.
Get Protected: America's Top Identity-Theft ScamsEach year, millions of Americans get lured by promises of prizes and unbeatable bargains only to get swindled into some of the county’s top identity-theft scams.
Top Tips For Protecting Yourself From Identity TheftIdentity theft can leave you with financial difficulties, mounds of paperwork and even fraudulent criminal charges. Protect your data to reduce your chances of becoming a victim.
Child Identity Theft: Warning Signs Your Child's Identity Is Being UsedIdentity theft is terrible, no matter whom it happens to, but it seems even more offensive when it's carried out against a child. Keep watch for these signs that your child has been the victim of identity theft.
The Rise Of Identity Theft: Reports From The Federal Trade CommissionThe Federal Trade Commission reports that the occurrence rate for identity theft incidents is high, and it doesn't look like that trend will change anytime soon.