The IRS scammer claims he should pay up by going to the Apple Store. It’s just another example of how scammers are trying to trick people out of their money by.   MIDLAND, Texas – We’ve heard the repeated warnings about IRS scams by phone, and there always seems to be a new twist. The […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – President Donald Trump wants to replace part of the federal food stamp program with boxes of food delivered to your front door. The change would put the government in charge of recipient’s meals. It’s called the Food Box Program and it originated at the USDA. “Participants would actually receive the food instead of cash,” said White […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – Saving money is at the top of many seniors’ list. So having a Golden Buckeye card is just one of the perks of let’s just say, aging gracefully. In fact, all Ohioans with a valid sate driver’s license or identification will automatically get the Golden Buckeye card mailed to them when they turn 60. The […]

BEACHWOOD, OH (WOIO) – Pier W in Lakewood is warning guests that their credit and debit card information may be at risk. Select Restaurants, the Beachwood-based company behind Pier W in Lakewood, said a recent data security incident at its third-party vendor may have compromised payment information of some guests who were at 12 different […]

PARMA, Ohio– Discount store chain Marc’s is expanding payment options at all of its 58 locations. Marc’s used to only accept cash or checks, and later allowed shoppers to use their Discover cards. In January, the company added more card options to 11 of its stores. On Monday, Marc’s announced customers can now pay with […]

STRONGSVILLE, OH (WOIO) – Marc’s is now accepting credit cards at their Strongsville location. The discount grocery store, which, as of now, only accepts cash, check and Discover cards, will be testing the program at the Strongsville location before a possible rollout to all 58 of its locations across Ohio.   READ MORE: Article […]

CLEVELAND, Ohio– We already know they are amazing athletes. But, the Indians players are also extremely thoughtful. As they prepare for an October baseball run, they sent a beautiful card to a woman who is fighting breast cancer. The card to Debra Eula said, “All of us here with the Indians hope you are feeling better every day […]

RushCard suffered from a technical shutdown last month, preventing many customers from being unable to access their own money for days. But Russell Simmons, the creator of the pre-paid Visa card, has been relentlessly persistent in assuring customers that he would do “whatever it takes” to fix the problem. The mogul sat down in an exclusive, hour-long interview with the NNPA News […]

Russell Simmons’ troubles following the “glitch” with his RushCard program has invaded his legal space as he faces a class action lawsuit for fraud. Media sources report the suit is demanding that damages and restitution be paid by RushCard for the period of time in which cardholders were without money. Items cited to justify the […]

When Deisi Ocampo’s (pictured) dad gave her two $100 Million Money Mania instant tickets for her 19th birthday, she never, ever, fathomed that one of them would be a $4 million winner, according NBC News. While on her way to work on October 7, Ocampo decided to scratch off her lottery tickets.  The first ticket […]

  BROOKLYN, OH (WOIO) – Kelly Ricker of American Greetings says Valentine’s Day is second only to Christmas when it comes to the card business. The close to 350 designers who work at the American Greetings headquarters in Brooklyn have to reach deep inside themselves and come up with something that will touch you. “We […]

  In honor of Kanye West and Kim Kardashian’s head-turning “Bound 2″ video, Ellen DeGeneres and wife Portia de Rossi dedicated a special Christmas card to the Hollywood “it” couple. Inspired by the annual Kardashian Khristmas Kard, de Rossi posed as a topless Kim K and DeGeneres smiled as a super cool West. The card […]