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5 Best Credit Cards for New Grads

Shannah L. Compton | Posted 07.21.2015 | College
Shannah L. Compton

When you toss your cap in the air on graduation day, the world feels like it is at your feet. You're ready to enter adulthood armed with a degree from college, you've got a few job prospects and life feels pretty sweet. That's until you go to buy your first car and realize that the one thing you didn't do in college was build yourself a solid credit record.

Wide Waistbands, Pt. II - Thick Style

Michael Kleinmann | Posted 07.10.2015 | Style
Michael Kleinmann

Wide waistbands on pairs of underwear are becoming a rising trend in the underwear sphere. While this look is mostly sporty, it does more than just give the dudes wearing them a more masculine look.

Ryan Grim

Retailers Push For Delay In Implementing New Data Security Features

HuffingtonPost.com | Ryan Grim | Posted 04.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Retail and grocery stores around the country are asking to delay implementation of new security features for credit and debit purchases ...

How Snapchat's New Discover Feature Could Revolutionize Mobile News

Daniel Etcovitch | Posted 04.15.2015 | Media
Daniel Etcovitch

That's right, the app that was once used primarily for nude photos wants to be a legitimate source for news. Snapchat has negotiated some kind of contract that makes it exactly that: a useful source for easy to consume news content.

2015 Rankings: 10 Best Online Banks

GOBankingRates | Posted 04.11.2015 | Money
GOBankingRates

You might be skeptical of online banks, wondering whether your funds are as safe with a virtual institution as they are with a traditional one; however, all of the online banks listed below are FDIC-insured, meaning your funds are just as protected.

The New York Times They Are A-Changin' Featuring Snapchat and theSkimm

Sarah Collins | Posted 04.04.2015 | College
Sarah Collins

The second wave of media is here, and it is here to be our cyber public forum. We can read, watch, or listen to news pieces and then comment on and share them in a vocal way, making us all better-informed global citizens who can, in turn, choose to act.

Lights Go On, Part XXXI -- Discover

Thomas Bähler | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living
Thomas Bähler

I learned something the other day no, wait! I discovered something the other day learning and discovering hold different weights for me I have forgo...

Credit Card Companies Are Charging Less For Late Payments

CNBC | Amy Langfield | Posted 11.11.2014 | Business

Punishment for the sin of being late on a credit card payment is getting slightly less onerous for users who fail to pay their bills on time, accordin...

12 Television Surprises That Emotionally Destroyed Us [SPOILERS]

Posted 03.13.2014 | TV

Nothing is sacred when it comes to TV. Droves of beloved characters can be wiped out in one fell swoop, the couple that won your heart can split for a...

Bring Us the Jobs of Enviro Journos and Scientists!

Scott Thill | Posted 01.23.2014 | Green
Scott Thill

At this accelerated rate, our globally warmed future is a planetwide hellscape we're carelessly handing to our children while we dive down the escape hatches of our phones, laps, pads, glasses, whatever. Let's pull down the harder fruits out there, shall we?

It Really Is Never Too Late to Be What You Might Have Been

Dina Khayal | Posted 08.31.2013 | College
Dina Khayal

Getting involved is a great way to also stay connected with the world. You will find out things about yourself that you never knew.

2013 -- The Year of the Consumer

Bill Bartmann | Posted 03.02.2013 | Business
Bill Bartmann

There is a new sheriff in town and he carries a big stick. The sheriff's name is Richard Cordray, Director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and he is going to shake things up.

Deck the Malls: The 4 Best Credit Cards for Holiday Shopping

Curtis Arnold | Posted 01.21.2013 | Money
Curtis Arnold

These four rewards credit cards offer special deals and promotions that can help you stretch your budget, eliminate interest payments and even score you exclusive access to unique holiday experiences.

Natural You

Maggie Lyon | Posted 12.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Maggie Lyon

Buddha said, "If we could see the miracle of a single flower clearly, our whole life would change." Why wait to tap into and express your true self?

Refunds Coming To Cardholders

Reuters | Posted 11.24.2012 | Money

(Reuters) - Discover Financial Services said its subsidiary, Discover Bank, will pay about $200 million to cardholders who bought certain credit-prot...

Discover Magazine Is Moving

www.mediabistro.com | Posted 10.14.2012 | Media

Kalmbach Publishing is moving Discover magazine out of the city and relocating it to Waukesha, Wisconsin, where the company is headquartered. ...

6 Luxury Credit Card Perks

Curtis Arnold | Posted 09.22.2012 | Money
Curtis Arnold

Sign-up bonuses and rewards points aren't the only ways today's best credit cards pay for themselves. Customers who qualify for "elite" or "signature" credit cards often earn extra perks that can save time while eliminating common expenses.

Woman Reports Credit Card Fraud, Then Is Accused By Police

The Huffington Post | Harry Bradford | Posted 05.10.2012 | Business

Imagine calling the police to report a crime, only to have them turnaround and accuse you. That's what happened to Audrey Grisham of Bountiful, Ut...

Rule Curbing Bank Fees Actually Helping Other Giant Companies

AP | MARCY GORDON | Posted 07.01.2012 | Business

WASHINGTON — Retailers are paying significantly less every time a customer swipes a debit card under a rule capping the fees that banks are allo...

CHECK IT OUT: Space Shuttle's Amazing Zero-G Toilet

| Posted 04.18.2012 | Science

Nature's call comes in zero G just as it does in one G. And to keep astronauts copacetic when the call does come, NASA's now-retired space shuttles fe...

Visa Drops Firm After Breach Exposes Up To 1.5 Million Credit Card Numbers

Reuters | Posted 06.01.2012 | Business

* Believes affected part of system confined to N America * Says card holders' names, addresses, social security numbers safe ...

Best Credit Cards for Spring Break Road Trips

Curtis Arnold | Posted 05.02.2012 | Money
Curtis Arnold

Whether you're celebrating spring break as an actual student, or you're young in spirit, we can suggest six of the best credit cards to help keep you from losing your shirt.

My Formula for Travel: Get Out, Go Slow

Joshua Berman | Posted 04.23.2012 | Travel
Joshua Berman

I stop and look up. The path looks like it flattens out on top and then disappears in a knot of wind-stunted trees. I walk toward them.

Best Credit Cards for Valentine's Day

Curtis Arnold | Posted 04.10.2012 | Business
Curtis Arnold

Even though it falls on the same date every year, Valentine's Day still takes many of us by surprise. Fortunately, some of the best rewards credit cards can help treat your loved one to a February 14 they won't forget.

SOPA and PIPA Bills Threaten Job Creation and Innovation

Brett Greene | Posted 03.14.2012 | Denver
Brett Greene

The Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) in the House of Representatives and the Protect IP Act (PIPA) in the Senate are well meaning, but if passed, will be destructive to internet freedoms we've all come to expect.