Jennifer Bjorhus

Business reporter | Banking and consumer finance
Phone: 612-673-4683
Jennifer Bjorhus is an enterprise reporter in the Star Tribune’s business section covering banking and consumer finance. Tips always welcome and appreciated at 612-673-4683 or jennifer.bjorhus@startribune.com.

Recent content from Jennifer Bjorhus

Dec. 27: Target confirms PINs were taken, says data is secure

The personal identification numbers snatched by hackers were heavily encrypted, retailer says.

Updated: December 27, 2013, - 11:49 PM

Dec. 27: Anger builds over credit card data breach at Target

Hacker attacks could increase until 2015, when the United States shifts from magnetic stripe technology to EMV smart cards.

Updated: December 27, 2013, - 10:44 AM

Justice Dept. joins probe of Target data breach

Analyst said the Justice Department may have an interest in the case because a suspect or suspects have been identified. Target's top lawyer also conferred with state attorneys general.

Updated: December 24, 2013, - 05:46 AM

Target offers discounts while card numbers trade on the black market

Thieves have been flooding the underground market with credit and debit card information stolen from Target Corp., along with the city, location and ZIP code of the Target store where the card was stolen.

Updated: December 21, 2013, - 05:58 PM

Worried Target customers overwhelm website, call centers

The company didn’t provide any explanation for how it happened, but a person familiar with the investigation said that malicious software was placed on Target’s point-of-sale terminals near store registers, where customers swipe their cards.

Updated: December 21, 2013, - 07:30 AM

Target offers shoppers 10% discount, credit monitoring

Target Corp. is offering shoppers in its U.S. stores a 10 percent discount Saturday and Sunday, plus free credit monitoring,...

Updated: December 21, 2013, - 07:28 AM

Wells Fargo move could shake up downtown office market

What other Twin Cities office space will be vacated? So far, Wells Fargo isn’t saying.

Updated: December 20, 2013, - 01:06 PM

Target says breach may affect 40 million credit, debit cards

Target s confronting a security breach that potentially exposed the credit and debit cards of 40 million customers between Nov. 27 and Sunday.

Updated: December 20, 2013, - 12:19 PM

Federal judge approves $7.25 billion swipe fee settlement

A federal judge has approved the historic $7.25 billion antitrust settlement between more than 8 million retailers and Visa, MasterCard and major U.S. banks.

Updated: December 16, 2013, - 08:44 PM

Twin Cities lawyer found $5.7 billion in the cards

Attorney K. Craig Wildfang forged $5.7 billion settlement for retailers in their fight against Visa, MasterCard and card-issuing banks.

Updated: December 07, 2013, - 10:01 PM

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