Banks are reaping bigger fees whenever customers overdraw their checking accounts or use ATMs that are not affiliated with their lender, a new survey shows.
China in recent days has busted a slew of smugglers bringing Apple iPhone 6 models into the country ahead of their official release, with officials on Sunday reporting the latest seizure of 453 smartphones in Shanghai. …
Though the suburbs have been sprinkled with Olive Gardens for decades, the first restaurant in Chicago proper opens Monday. The latest Olive Garden — there are more than 800 locations worldwide — is in a new 7,780-square-foot building in Irving Park. Read more here.
Things are about to heat up for Bake 425. The take-and-bake pizza restaurant, with a single storefront in Highland Park, is taking over eight locations of HomeMade Pizza Co. Read more here.
U.S. Bank is refunding about $48 million in the latest federal settlement by a major bank over improper billing for extra credit card products that customers didn’t receive. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced the agreement Thursday with U.S. Bank, the sixth-largest bank by assets.
As the giant tech company scrambled to fix a software glitch that left some of its new iPhones unable to make calls, some analysts said Thursday that Apple is doing the right thing by quickly acknowledging and apologizing for the problem — which it was slower to do with earlier iPhone problems. …
Sandwich shop franchise Jimmy John’s Gourmet Sandwiches became the latest retailer to suffer a customer data breach according to a statement from the company released Wednesday. According to the chain, 14 of the 216 affected locations – full list here – were in the Chicago area. Here’s the company statement: On July 30, 2014, Jimmy