Monthly Archives: November 2012

Washington Post:

Small Business Advice: How to Create a Cyber Security Emergency Plan

BillGuard has built technology to identify merchants that have recently suffered a breach and proactively alert customers to the steps they need to take to protect themselves from potential identity theft or financial loss. ... Read More
ABC News:

AOL users may unnecessarily be paying for accounts

… what I would recommend to all of your viewers out there is to take a look, if you used to subscribe to AOL dial up, it may still be on your bill and you can actually take action very quickly by calling them up and have it cancelled,” BillGuard’s Yaron Samid said. ... Read More
American Banker:

CFPB to Collaborate with Startups BillGuard, Plastyc and Simple

We started working with them (CRPB) with us getting data from their consumer complaint database…We are using that data to supplement our national database,” said Yaron Samid. BillGuard, Samid said, is also sharing data with the CFPB. “It’s bidirectional,” he said. “Together we are analyzing which charges are confusing. ... Read More
American Banker:

BillGuard Brings Transaction-Monitoring to Lemon Wallet

Through this new partnership, Lemon Wallet will let users know that they now have BillGuard protection available — they have the option to sign up for a BillGuard account. After signing up and linking their card accounts, BillGuard will begin to monitor transaction activity for suspicious and fraudulent charges. BillGuard users help other users detect […] ... Read More
GigaOm:

BillGuard brings financial protection to Lemon mobile wallet

The integrations with Passbook and Lemon are big opportunities for BillGuard to expand its mobile presence and pull in a lot more data from mobile users. Passbook lets BillGuard reach a lot of iPhone users and now with Lemon, which is not tied to one platform, BillGuard can reach tons of Android users as well. ... Read More
TechCrunch:

BillGuard Teams Up With Lemon’s Mobile Wallet, Will Alert Users To Fraudulent Charges

Making the cards stored in Lemon’s wallet “smarter,” as they are now thanks to the new alerts from BillGuard, is something which Lemon has focused heavily on in recent weeks. ... Read More
My Bank Tracker:

BillGuard Brings Transaction-Monitoring to Lemon Wallet

Through this new partnership, Lemon Wallet will let users know that they now have BillGuard protection available — they have the option to sign up for a BillGuard account. After signing up and linking their card accounts, BillGuard will begin to monitor transaction activity for suspicious and fraudulent charges. BillGuard users help other users detect […] ... Read More