| Jun 9, 2014
| 6:59 PM
According to credit card companies, exclusion is in.
American Express is embarking on a concert series in select U.S. cities that is offered only to its card members. On Friday night, the series appeared in downtown Los Angeles with a performance by...
| Apr 29, 2014
| 3:06 AM
Amazon Prime member disgusted over the recently announced $20 price increase can get a year of free 2-day shipping.
ShopRunner.com is offering Prime members a free one-year membership, which offers free 2-day shipping on Amazon.com and 85 other online...
| Jun 4, 2014
| 12:17 PM
In what's becoming an unfortunate ritual for U.S. consumers, news of another data breach, this time at American Express, is prompting calls for cardholders to protect themselves.
Earlier this week, American Express announced that it was notifying 58,522...
| Jun 3, 2014
The three giant U.S. legacy airlines sponsor premium cards that feature additional benefits over their base cards. All charge yearly fees several times the fees for lower-level cards; all include the same lower-level cards' basic benefits, including one...
| Jun 2, 2014
| 12:30 PM
After years of debating the issue, a group of major advertisers has decided that viewers who watch favorite TV shows up to a week after they air are worth some money.
The nation's largest broadcast networks have struck a deals with one major ad-buying...
| May 29, 2014
| 2:30 PM
"Spent: Looking for Change," a documentary sponsored by American Express about Americans struggling outside the traditional financial system, will debut next week on the YouTube and Hulu channels of online news network the Young Turks.
The film, narrated...
| May 19, 2014
| 7:30 AM
Question: I recently acquired round-trip business-class tickets for Europe using reward points — more than 200,000 points — with credit card awards. Will travel insurance reimburse me in dollars if I cancel my trip, and how will the...
| May 20, 2014
| 6:30 AM
With the glitzy TV-network "upfront" presentations in the rear-view mirror, advertisers and TV executives are about to head to the negotiating table. Rino Scanzoni's actions will be under scrutiny by all sides.
As chief investment officer for the massive...
| May 30, 2014
| 12:25 PM
Angelica Lopez went to great lengths to save a few bucks on a planned seven-day cruise to the Virgin Islands this month.
The West Covina resident joined with 32 other people to get a group discount on the cruise. She then booked a cheap flight to the...
| May 27, 2014
| 6:20 AM
Save up to 15 cents a gallon with Walmart's "Great Gas Rollback" fuel-savings program.
The national fuel savings program is good in all states.
In Florida, use a Walmart Credit Card to pay at the pump at participating Walmart and Murphy USA stations...
| May 5, 2014
| 4:55 PM
A former South Side pastor who ran up more than $50,000 in personal expenses on the church’s credit cards was sentenced Monday to 15 years in prison for theft, according to Cook County prosecutors and court records.
Bernard Johnson, 47, who was...