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A security expert says credit cards are still the safest way to pay, but you should ‘lie like a superhero’ when you set up the account

Data leaks and security breaches have become common, with events like the Equifax and Capital One breaches recently making headlines. But that doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t consider opening or using a credit card. The personal-finance and data-security expert Adam Levin said credit cards could actually help protect your accounts […]
A security expert says credit cards are still the safest way to pay, but you should ‘lie like a superhero’ when you set up the account
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The riskiest places to swipe your debit card

Debit card fraud increased by 10% from 2016 to 2017, according to FICO. Since debit cards are linked to bank accounts, they don’t offer as much fraud protection as credit cards. Here’s when you shouldn’t use a debit card – and when you should use cash or a credit card […]
The riskiest places to swipe your debit card