Target Data Breach
Some of the nation’s largest retailers are teaming up in hopes of preventing cyber-crime.
Michaels Stores is investigating a possible company data security breach that may have affected its customers’ payment card information, according to the company.
Shoppers are keeping a close eye on their credit card statements after two major retailers announced data security breaches.
Target revealed Friday that the pre-Christmas data breach was nearly double the original number of victims.
If you plan to use your Chase bank debit card to make a couple of last minute holiday purchases, you may need to watch what you spend. In the wake of a data breach at Target, Chase is now limiting debit card use for potential victims.
As an apology for the a security breach which Target says affected 40 million credit and debit card accounts, the stores are now offering 10 percent off total purchases and free credit reports.
Potential victims of credit card fraud due to Target’s security breach said they were having trouble contacting the discounter and cal centers for help.