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A credit card scam can come in plenty of forms. For example, scammers may use adware or some other scam to receive your credit card details.

A credit card scam can come in plenty of forms. For example, scammers may use adware or some other scam to receive your credit card details.

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  • What is a credit card scam?
    • A credit card scam can come in plenty of forms. For example, scammers may use adware or some other scam to receive your credit card details.
    • A scammer might steal or trick you in to telling them your security code and then make purchases over the net or the phone.
    • In the event that they know your PIN, they could get funds advances from an ATM using a cloned credit card.
    • Of coursework, there is as well as a danger of someone using your credit card if it's been physically lost or stolen.
  • Warning signs
    • There are transactions scheduled in your credit card statement that you don’t understand.
    • You have given your credit card details to somebody you now suspect may not be reliable.
    • You have missing your card.
    • You have kept your security information (e.g. your PIN or the access code on your card) written down somewhere near your card and you get that it is missing.
  • Protect yourself from credit card scams
    • NEVER send money, or give credit card or online account details to someone you have no idea and trust.
    • Check your bank account and credit card scam when you get them. In case you see a transaction you cannot explain, document it to your credit union or bank.
    • Keep your credit card and ATM cards safe. Do not share your personal identity number (PIN) with someone. Do not keep any written copy of your PIN with the card.
    • Pick passwords that would be difficult for someone else to guess.
    • Try to keep away from using public computers (at libraries or web cafes) to do your web banking.
    • As well as following these specific tips, find out how to protect yourself from all sorts of other scams.
  • Do your homework
    • If you are purchasing something over the phone or net & need to make use of your credit card, make definite you know & trust the other party.
    • In case you need to provide your credit card details to a telemarketer, take their name & call them back on a phone number you find independently.
    • Check over your credit card and bank account statements as soon as you get them so that if somebody is using your account without your permission you can tell your bank.
  • Decide
    • Whenever you need to give out your credit card details, ask yourself if it is safe to do so.
    • In the event you are cautious together with your credit card & PIN, you can greatly reduce the chances of your credit card details ending up with a scammer.
  • Report them
    • If you think your credit card or bank account is being used by someone else you must document it first to your bank as soon as feasible.
    • If the unauthorized use of your credit card is the result of some kind of scam, you can also document a scam through the SCAM watch net site & warn your relatives & friends.
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