East St. Louis Official Allegedly Spent Township Money on HimselfSupervisor Oliver Hamilton is charged with wire fraud.
Investigation Looks into East St. Louis Township Expenses$280,000 was charged on three credit cards, including hundreds of everyday items and thousands of dollars spent on airlines, hotels and restaurants.
Missouri Expands Crimes Targeting Credit Card FraudThe law will take effect Aug. 28.
Attorney General Warns of New Credit Card ScamIllinois Attorney General Lisa Madigan is warning people about scammers taking advantage of consumer confusion over new credit cards that are embedded with computer chips.
Man Accused of Using $476K in Employer's Funds for StrippersJohn David Berrett, 40, of Gilbert, Arizona, was indicted last week on five counts of wire fraud.
Would-Be Crook Who Says 'Just Joking' Not Laughing From JailWhen customers starting coming in, Brown allegedly proclaimed he was joking and tried to buy an alcoholic beverage with a credit card, which was declined.
Cardinals Ticket Buyers Beware of Scams Cardinals playoff tickets are a hot commodity, but take the proper precautions to make sure you don't get a hot ticket.
Police Searching for Two Strong Arm Robbery SuspectsTwo suspects are wanted in connection with a strong arm robbery that happened at 8:15 p.m. Aug. 18 in the 5300 block of Itaska.
Teaching Teens Money Management BasicsA 2007 survey of teens by Charles Schwab & Co. found less than half are able to budget their money effectively.
Car Smarts: Drive For LessWhen it comes to getting around town, get more mileage out of your money.
Considering A Loan From Your Retirement PlanMost financial experts say borrowing from your 401k should be a last resort. But what’s the catch?
Budget For Emergency SavingsEstablishing an emergency savings plan is one of your most important financial moves.