Monthly Archives: May 2014

insidemobileapps
Inside Mobile Apps:

BillGuard launches on Android, introduces data breach alerts

Since its launch on iOS last summer, BillGuard has acquired 500,000 registered users. Since the Target data breach, the app has helped users identify more than $1 million in fraudulent transac ... Read More
geektime
Geektime:

Know when your credit card info could have been stolen with BillGuard

The Israeli startup launched an Android version of its app that notifies users of data breaches at places they have shopped ... Read More
quartz
Quartz:

In the next big data breach, crowd-sourcing could find the culprits

The Israeli startup launched an Android version of its app that notifies users of data breaches at places they have shopped ... Read More
mybanktracker
My Bank Tracker:

Why Credit Card Data Thieves Hate This New App Feature

BillGuard, the company that offers free “antivirus” for consumers’ financial transactions, wants to help educate Americans about data breaches that jeopardize their financial accounts. In addition to launching its first-ever Android mobile and tablet apps, BillGuard introduced personal data breach alerts to keep victims informed. ... Read More
droidlife
Droid Life:

BillGuard Comes to Android, Brings Easy Budgeting and Fraud Management to Phone and Tablets

We know it is hard to keep track of all of the monthly subscriptions, online transactions, and bills in this day and age of direct deposit and online banking. Thankfully, BillGuard has released for Android through Google Play, and wants to help us all keep things a little more in order. ... Read More
wsj
The Wall Street Journal:

Israeli Startup Touts a Credit-Card-Hack Warning System

With credit-card fraud and financial-data theft rising alarmingly around the world, an Israeli fraud-watchdog startup says it can tell you when your credit-card details have been stolen by hackers—pretty much in real time. ... Read More
TheNextWeb billguard
The Next Web:

BillGuard now helps Android-users combat credit card fraud and hidden merchant fees

Last July, BillGuard finally went mobile with its launch for iOS. And today, after an extended beta period, the service is now available for Android users too, news that follows its launch in Canada last month. ... Read More