• Tygarts Valley 59Hannan 8Final[ view all ]
  • Sissonville 26Liberty 7Final[ view all ]
  • Doddridge County 27Valley Wetzel 7Final[ view all ]
  • Clay-Battelle 20Van 12Final[ view all ]
  • Lewis County 42Elkins 0Final[ view all ]
  • Braxton County 13Webster County 12Final[ view all ]
  • Grafton 50Lincoln 49Final[ view all ]
  • Robert C. Byrd 56North Marion 21Final[ view all ]
  • Morgantown 21John Marshall 6Final[ view all ]
  • Pendleton County 50Tucker County 6Final[ view all ]
  • Magnolia 34Tyler Consolidated 0Final[ view all ]
  • University 29Preston 25Final[ view all ]
  • Fairmont Senior 35Buckhannon-Upshur 27Final[ view all ]
  • Notre Dame 34Gilmer County 13Final[ view all ]
  • Saint Marys 42South Harrison 7Final[ view all ]
National News | Closings | Funerals | HighScore | Monday's Most Wanted | Crime Watch | TV Listings | Lottery | Bio's | FCC File | More ›
Target Offers Discounts After System Breach
Written by Matt Casasanta
Last updated on December 21, 2013 @ 11:43PM
Created on December 21, 2013 @ 7:06PM

Only a few days after a system breach, Target has announced a 10% discount for this holiday weekend for all customers. But how comfortable do people really feel swiping their cards from here on out?

When Target's system was compromised, 40 million debit and credit card users were potentially at risk for hackers. A 10% discount wasn't enough to get many people back in Target's good graces, but some people were more understanding.

"I personally go through Chase and there's a message when you check your account information saying that if there are any unauthorized transactions they are 100% and they will debit the money back into your account. So i don't think it's a huge deal. If you did lose some money, you get it paid back," said Steven Lowther, a Harrison County resident.

For the time being, Target will have to repair it's relationship with millions of customers, but an interesting question relates to the future of credit cards and their security as a whole.


Add your Comment
You must have an active WDTV.COM user account to post comments. Please login to your account, or create your free account today!

Comments (0)
WDTV on Facebook
WDTV on Twitter
WDTV on YouTube
Contact WDTV
WDTV Mobile App