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  • Soldiers get $92M in debt relief under settlement Tuesday, 29 Jul 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    Deceptive practices by Rome Finance Co., more recently doing business as Colfax Capital Corp. and Culver Capital LLC, based in California and Georgia, included failing to accurately disclose charges and interest rates, New York's Attorney General Eric Schneiderman said Tuesday.

  • NEW YORK, July 29- Ally Financial Inc reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit on Tuesday as auto lending jumped 11 percent to the second-highest level in the company's history. The former financing arm of General Motors Co said it had earned $323 million, or 54 cents per share, in the second quarter.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $91.86. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $81.53. Discover Financial Services rose$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $62.79.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:31 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $91.83. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 22 or. 3 percent, to $81.43. Discover Financial Services rose$. 01 or percent, to $62.62.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 10:33 AM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 70 or. 8 percent, to $91.23. Capital One Financial Corp. fell$. 28 or. 3 percent, to $81.37. Discover Financial Services fell$. 24 or. 4 percent, to $62.37.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    American Express Co. fell$. 13 or. 1 percent, to $93.15. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 41 or. 5 percent, to $82.40. Discover Financial Services rose$. 37 or. 6 percent, to $63.26.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 1:23 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $93.29. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 48 or. 6 percent, to $82.47. Discover Financial Services rose$. 34 or. 5 percent, to $63.23.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 11:37 AM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 12 or. 1 percent, to $93.40. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 30 or. 4 percent, to $82.29. Discover Financial Services rose$. 27 or. 4 percent, to $63.16.

  • NEW YORK, July 24- Trying to take your financial temperature? It's not just a matter of how much money you have in the bank. Contrary to big financial numbers that make most people stick their heads in the sand, many obsess about their credit scores, says Greg McBride, chief financial analyst for Bankrate.com.

  • WASHINGTON, July 23- U.S. regulators and 15 states announced a wave of lawsuits on Wednesday against law firms and mortgage assistance companies they said have scammed borrowers since at least 2011 by falsely promising home loan modifications and other foreclosure relief.

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 49 or. 5 percent, to $93.37. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 20 or. 2 percent, to $82.12. Discover Financial Services rose$. 76 or 1.2 percent, to $64.06.

  • Discover Financial's 2Q profit jumps 7 percent Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 5:02 PM ET

    LOS ANGELES— Discover Financial Services' net income grew 7 percent in the second quarter as credit card spending and overall loans increased from a year ago. The results beat Wall Street's expectations.

  • Midday Glance: Credit Card companies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 1:57 PM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 70 or. 8 percent, to $93.58. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 29 or. 4 percent, to $82.21. Mastercard rose$. 70 or. 9 percent, to $78.05.

  • Early Glance: Credit Card companies Tuesday, 22 Jul 2014 | 11:16 AM ET

    American Express Co. rose$. 84 or. 9 percent, to $93.72. Capital One Financial Corp. rose$. 11 or. 1 percent, to $82.03. Discover Financial Services rose$. 92 or 1.5 percent, to $64.22.

  • Subprime woes are back: This time in used cars Sunday, 20 Jul 2014 | 12:00 AM ET
    Used cars are displayed on a sales lot in San Rafael, California.

    Millions of Americans with shoddy credit records are obtaining used car loans, resembling the subprime mortgage mess, The NYT found.

  • July 18- The success of General Electric Co's impending initial public offering for its private-label credit card unit could ride on investors' willingness to bet that a lukewarm consumer-led U.S. economic recovery heats up.

  • July 18- General Electric Co's credit card unit, Synchrony Financial, said it expects to raise up to $3.25 billion in a public offering of shares, in what is expected to be the biggest U.S. The offering of 125 million shares is expected to be priced at between $23 and $26 per share, the company said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday.

  • The company said it expects to price the offering of 125 million shares at between $23 and $26 per share, the company said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday.

  • GE targets late July for credit card IPO Friday, 18 Jul 2014 | 7:14 AM ET

    NEW YORK— General Electric is targeting late July for the initial public offering of its credit card business, named Synchrony Financial. General Electric Co. is trying to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding other divisions such as NBC Universal, real estate and some banking operations.

  • Capital One profit rises 8 pct on card growth Thursday, 17 Jul 2014 | 4:18 PM ET

    July 17- Capital One Financial Corp, one of the largest U.S. credit card issuers, reported an 8 percent rise in quarterly profit as card loans grew and credit quality remained stable.