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If you get hacked, are you safer with a credit card or debit card?
If you get hacked, are you safer with a credit card or debit card?

Bob notes that when something bad happens with his credit cards, he receives a notice from the bank, new plastic and no financial headaches. "If a bad guy gets into my checking account," he asks, "Am I still safe?" The answer is yes -- but up to a point. ASK LAZ: Smart answers to consumer questions When it comes to credit cards, the Fair Credit Billing Act stipulates that your liability for any unauthorized use of your card tops out at $50. But don't sweat it. if your credit card number is stolen but not the actual card -- the more likely scenario in this age of computer hacks -- you aren't on the hook for any fraudulent...

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