Tag: debit card fraud


Gift Card Cloning

Gift Card Cloning

While effective in driving sales, gift cards have also caused fraud headaches for retailers for years. Gift card fraud can range from physical theft to gift card cloning to exploiting errors on the merchant side. One newer gift card scam involves gift card cloning.

To clone a gift card, thieves steal   Read More


Credit Card Fraud: Two Scams LP Should Know About

Credit Card Fraud: Two Scams LP Should Know About

In our tech-focused age, credit card (and debit card) fraud continues to be one of the most common and fastest growing types of crime. Because the retail industry relies so heavily on credit transactions, it is particularly affected. It’s likely that everyone reading this article has either been the victim   Read More


Mobile Payments: The New Retail Revolution

Mobile Payments: The New Retail Revolution

There has been much written over the past several years about the new connected consumer. Pressure on retailers may never be greater to deliver on demands to provide better service, more educated sales associates, and merchandise available anytime, anywhere.

The way customers choose to shop is evolving as well. Show-rooming is   Read More


2014 Retail Data Breaches

 

2014 was a year where retail data breaches dominated retail news and changed the corporate landscape of many retail organizations. The phrase, “It’s not if you will have a breach, but when you learn that you’ve had a breach” became common language for retail loss prevention departments across the country.   Read More