Tag: stolen credit card information


Credit Card Skimming: A Crime against the Brand

Credit Card Skimming: A Crime against the Brand

Editor’s Note: The following article provides an excellent narrative regarding the ongoing concerns associated with credit card skimming. As retailers and companies issuing credit cards in the United States continue to move forward with chip-and-pin and/or chip-and-signature technology, many of the issues associated with credit card skimming may be resolved.   Read More


Credit Card Skimming Ring Arrested in Michigan

Credit Card Skimming Ring Arrested in Michigan

Eight suspects who were allegedly involved in credit card skimming operations in western Michigan are now being charged in federal court. The suspects face charges of conspiracy to commit wire fraud, wire fraud, and access device fraud.

According to police, the fraudsters hid credit card skimmers at gas stations in small   Read More


eBay Celebrates Twenty Years

Originally called “Auction Web,” the site launched with the listing of a broken laser pointer on Labor Day in 1995. Our founder, software programmer Pierre Omidyar, wanted to create an online marketplace built on mutual trust and mutual reward, a marketplace where someone could buy something they wanted by selling   Read More