A new digital-payment platform lets customers make purchases on the Web -- even if they don't have credit or debit cards.
A new study indicates that banking customers are increasingly willing to use their smartphones for certain banking needs.
Google is willing to pay you for additional tracking of your online habits -- but if you want in on the deal, you'll have to get in line.
The search giant's new ads offer information on protecting your personal data online -- and how to opt out of tracking.
Many bloggers recommend automating your financial life as much as possible, but sometimes that takes the sting out of where your money goes.
In your online statements, banks are inserting targeted ads from companies you patronize. Is that an invasion of privacy or an efficient way to get coupons?
Pitney Bowes is planning a new service that would issue every household an online mailbox. Will consumers embrace digital mail?
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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The IRS is struggling to combat identify thieves who file fraudulent tax returns in the names of older residents who don't need to file.