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Woman Wastes 6 Hours Of Her Life On Hold With Target

Posted 12.30.2013 | Business

Think you've had a frustrating phone experience with a customer service rep? It was likely a breeze compared to the hell endured by Katie Johnson. ...

Target Makes Disturbing Admission

The Huffington Post | Posted 12.27.2013 | Business

Target confirmed Friday that encrypted PIN data was stolen during the massive data breach that affected an estimated 40 million accounts. Though the P...

Are Retailers Doing Enough to Protect Consumers From Data Breaches?

B. Dan Berger | Posted 02.25.2014 | Politics
B. Dan Berger

NAFCU urges Congress to make the issue of data security a priority in 2014 and enforce a stricter standard on merchants and retailers to protect consumers from breaches that compromise their financial and personal information.

Menendez Calls For Accountability In Target Breach

AP | KATIE ZEZIMA | Posted 12.26.2013 | Politics

JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Sen. Robert Menendez wants the federal government to hold companies accountable when their customers' financial information...

Target Suffers Huge Blow

The Huffington Post | Jillian Berman | Posted 02.13.2014 | Business

Target, the discount retailer affectionately known as “Tar-jay” by its loyal legions of fans, just suffered a huge blow to its once-stellar reputa...

More Trouble For Target

AP | By ANNE D'INNOCENZIO | Posted 02.23.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Target Corp. said on Monday that the Department of Justice is investigating the credit and debit card security breach at the retaile...

Gerry Smith

The Hidden Culprit In The Target Credit Hijack | Gerry Smith | Posted 01.23.2014 | Technology

After thieves hijacked credit and debit card data belonging to 40 million Target shoppers, many blamed the retail giant for putting them at risk of id...

An Open Letter to Target: Where Are the Cool Tees for Women?

Leah LaRocco | Posted 02.22.2014 | Women
Leah LaRocco

I think you're great, Target. Your greeting card and nail polish selections rock. But let's talk about clothing, specifically graphic tees, because last night you let me down, Target.

Well This Was Inevitable...

Reuters | Posted 02.22.2014 | Business

Dec 23 (Reuters) - In the wake of a massive data breach, Target Corp suffered reduced customer traffic over one of the busiest shopping weekends of ...

Why I Won't Stop Shopping at Target

Evelyn Lauer | Posted 02.21.2014 | Business
Evelyn Lauer

Yes, I panicked -- but not for long. The next day I was back in Target buying something or another that I'm sure I didn't need. It doesn't help that I live a block away from Target. It's like a second home.

Why Your Travel Loyalty Shouldn't Be For Sale

Christopher Elliott | Posted 02.21.2014 | Travel
Christopher Elliott

Maybe it's time to rethink what we mean by "loyalty." Maybe real loyalty, like trust, must be earned -- not coerced or bought.

Three Reasons to Check Your Credit-Debit Card Statements

Jeanne Kelly | Posted 02.19.2014 | Money
Jeanne Kelly

Credit cards are really good tools to help build your credit history but you need to review your cards regularly to ensure that you are being charged what you should be charged for.

Hacking Soap and Diaper Purchases

Christina Gagnier | Posted 02.19.2014 | Technology
Christina Gagnier

Rumored yesterday and confirmed this morning, everyman retailer Target has announced that the credit card information for forty million customers was ...

5 Things to Do If You Shopped at Target During Their Data Breach

Adam Levin | Posted 02.18.2014 | Technology
Adam Levin

Consumers just have to prepare for the day that they inevitably will have to deal with an identity theft issue, because it's no longer a matter of "if": It's a matter of "when."

If You Shop At Target, You Need To Know This | Posted 12.19.2013 | Politics

40 million shoppers could be at risk for credit and debit card fraud. ...

40 Million Credit Cards May Have Been Compromised In Target Breach

Posted 02.13.2014 | Business

Target confirmed Thursday that previous reports about the unauthorized access of customers' credit card data were true. In a press release posted o...

Target Customers Had Credit Card Info Stolen On Black Friday

Reuters | Posted 02.17.2014 | Business

Dec 18 (Reuters) - An unknown number of Target Corp customers shopping over the busy Black Friday weekend had their credit card information stolen ...

Give Customers Holiday Experiences They Can Share

Kare Anderson | Posted 02.09.2014 | Business
Kare Anderson

When you step inside the historic Fairmont Hotel in San Francisco you are swept into a sumptuous holiday scene that includes a towering Christmas t...

Target's Black Friday 2013 Sale Is Too Good To Be True

Posted 11.26.2013 | HuffPost Home

The store: Target The time: Target stores open at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving; sales begin at 12:01 a.m. on Black Friday. The standout dea...

9 Ridiculous Reasons to Shop In-Store on Black Thursday

Jordan Hart | Posted 01.26.2014 | Comedy
Jordan Hart

1. Minivans inadvertently getting into Tokyo Drift competitions in department store parking lots.

9 Reasons To Stay Home On Black Friday (And Forget The Damn HDTV)

The Huffington Post | Kevin Short | Posted 11.27.2013 | Business

With Black Friday fast approaching, millions of Americans are readying to brave freezing temperatures, unconscionable lines and frenzied stampedes for...

Get Used To It: Thanksgiving Shopping Is Here to Stay

Gene Marks | Posted 01.26.2014 | Small Business
Gene Marks

Stores will open like normal on Thanksgiving Day. And Christmas Day. And July 4th. And all other holidays. Like it or not, the days of days off for these holidays are going away.

Thanks vs. Commerce -- The War Rages On

Valerie Alexander | Posted 01.25.2014 | Healthy Living
Valerie Alexander

I love Thanksgiving. It is my favorite holiday of the year, and not just for the food, but for the meaning. I love that I live in a country that at one time decided that we needed to designate a day to appreciate the bounty of our harvests, the kindness of our neighbors, and the riches we receive from the land and each other.

Everything You Wanted to Know About Finances but Were Afraid to Ask Ronald McDonald

Lester & Charlie | Posted 01.25.2014 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Wow. We've lived in this era of unchecked corporate greed for a while now. So it's rare that a company's actions take our breath away. But there you have it. The McDonald's hotline stopped just short of pointing out how much cheaper it is to kill yourself.

The 10 Companies Paying Americans The Least

24/7 Wall Street | Michael B. Sauter, Thomas C. Frohlich and Alexander E.M. Hess | Posted 11.17.2013 | Business

24/7 Wall Street: This summer, thousands of fast-food workers in the United States went on strike in cities across the country, demanding their wages ...