Credit card skimmers are devices that store credit card information when a card is run through them so that a thief can then use such information to make fraudulent charges on the card, according to About.com. Such skimm... More »

Credit card companies investigate fraud by verifying all information associated with the account, speaking to the business entity where the money was spent and working with law enforcement to find the credit card thief. ... More »

Credit card companies that offer a cash back reward programs offer a percentage of charges made on the cards back to the card holder. Credit cards that offer rewards often charge higher annual fees than cards that do not... More »

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Mobile credit card readers scan the magnetic strip on the back of a credit card to obtain customer account information, as The Nest reports. This data then allows the reader to transmit a processing request to the custom... More »

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Credit cards are usable at store locations that accept credit payments and online merchants, states Forbes. People can also use credit cards for things like mortgage payments, rent and utilities. More »

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You can apply for a Cato Fashions credit card by visiting the retailer's website, scrolling to the bottom of the main page and clicking the Credit link under My Account on the left-hand side of the page. The next page pr... More »

Chico's does not offer a credit card or a charge card at the moment, claims Credit card chaser. However, you can purchase Chico's gift cards that allow you to buy any product at the store. More »