BE ON THE LOOKOUT FOR NEW ACCOUNT FRAUD

Are you paying close attention to your credit report? As some security features increase when we talk about credit card fraud, so does a crooks need to find new ways to access your identity and finances. The time it can take to prove new accounts opened in your name were unauthorized is unbelievable and with the EMV shift in full …

Beware! An Old Credit Card Scam Resurfaces

An old scam is making a new comeback all in the name of chip-enabled credit cards. According to ‘money-man’ and talk show host Clark Howard, criminals are contacting people via email posing as credit card companies. Once these scammers send you a message it will contain a link that they then ask you to click on to confirm all of …

THE EMV LIABILITY SHIFT BREEDS A NEW SCAM IN ’16

The shift to EMV compliant cards was not going to happen overnight and according to the founder of Scambusters.org, Audri Lanford, this ‘lag time’ is a breeding ground for crooks…”Delays in distributing the new cards … are being exploited by scammers,” says Lanford who also states “The problems are that some card issuers have not yet sent them out to …

LATEST RESTAURANT PAYMENT PROCESSING DATA BREACH!

The latest restaurant payment processing data breach will shock you. How about a side of thievery with your meal? The latest restaurant payment processing data breach has hit Landry’s Inc., the parent company of more than two-dozen restaurant chains. In recent news the company is warning patrons that their credit card information just may have been exposed to theft. With …