Bill Hardekopf

Bill Hardekopf is chief executive of LowCards.com, which compares and rates more than 1,000 credit cards. He is the co-author of "The Credit Card Guidebook."

Recent Articles By The Author

How You Can 'Turn Off' a Credit Card to Stop Fraud

How You Can 'Turn Off' a Credit Card to Stop Fraud

A startup in California offers a remote control for your credit cards.

Credit Card Technology Lets You Turn Off to Prevent Fraud

Credit Card Technology Lets You Turn Off to Prevent Fraud

A startup in California offers a remote control for your credit cards.

Apple iWatch Announcement Could Bring Revolutionary New Payment System

Apple iWatch Announcement Could Bring Revolutionary New Payment System

The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference begins today, with an Apple iWatch and NFC chip one of the big rumors.

Is Today the Start of the Apple iWatch and New Payment System?

Is Today the Start of the Apple iWatch and New Payment System?

The Apple Worldwide Developers Conference begins today, with an Apple iWatch and NFC chip one of the big rumors.

Consumer Worry Over Data Breaches Jumps 25% in Year

Consumer Worry Over Data Breaches Jumps 25% in Year

More than half of those surveyed said they'd be less likely to do business with a company after a security data breach.

Retailer Data Breaches Have Freaked Out Consumers

Retailer Data Breaches Have Freaked Out Consumers

More than half of those surveyed said they'd be less likely to do business with a company after a security data breach.

Target's 46% Drop in Profits Means America Is Finally About to Meet Chip-and-PIN Credit Cards

Target's 46% Drop in Profits Means America Is Finally About to Meet Chip-and-PIN Credit Cards

Target is spending big to popularize European-style credit safety measures and reassure its customers.

Data Breach Freaked Out Target Too, Right Into a $100M Change in Credit Cards

Data Breach Freaked Out Target Too, Right Into a $100M Change in Credit Cards

After a 46% drop in profits, Target is spending big to popularize European-style credit safety measures and reassure customers.

5 Senators Push Bill With Free Annual Credit Scores

5 Senators Push Bill With Free Annual Credit Scores

The Stop Errors in Credit Use and Reporting Act is designed to reduce the problems consumers experience through errors in their scores.

Senate Bill Mandates Free Annual Credit Scores

Senate Bill Mandates Free Annual Credit Scores

The Stop Errors in Credit Use and Reporting Act is designed to reduce the problems consumers experience through errors in their scores.