Retail Fraud

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Credit Card Fraud News: 2018 Update

We cover a lot of credit card fraud news in the LPM Insider. It’s a natural topic for a readership heavily concentrated in retail...
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Does Counterfeit Fashion Fund Terrorism?

From counterfeit fashion to counter-culture initiatives: how the little black dress funds the black flag of hatred.
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The Latest Credit Card Fraud Statistics and Insights

The latest data reveal that criminals aren’t giving up on card theft; they are just changing their tactics. This post provides a snapshot of recent credit card fraud statistics so that you can stay informed.
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Gift Card Cloning

Twenty hours of Internet searching sparked an idea that led to one fraudster stealing $6,000 from local stores and causing numerous customers to be stuck with useless gift cards they had legitimately purchased or received as gifts.
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Credit Card Chip Technology Has Been Effective at Reducing Fraud. But…

So EMV cards have had a dramatic effect on reducing credit card fraud in the United States. But are there any downsides to the adoption of credit card chip technology?
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Low Tech Still Works for Detecting Counterfeit Currency

In 2015, $78 million in counterfeit currency was passed in the United States, according to a report by the US Secret Service. Nearly 7o percent of that $78 million was created with the use of digital printing technologies.
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Credit Card Fraud Detection

Employees should be taught the signs of customer who uses a stolen credit card. Credit card fraud detection signs may include the red flags listed in this post.

How All Merchants Can Book a Better Fraud Prevention Future

Fighting digital commerce fraud is an unrelenting challenge for all merchants that do business online. To put it bluntly, it's revenue protection.
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How Much Do You Know about Credit Card Fraud Protection?

According to online statistics database Statista, the value of payment fraud losses in the United States rose from $5.6 billion in 2012 to an estimated $9.1 billion in 2018.
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Two Credit Card Fraud Scams LP Should Know About

Because the retail industry relies so heavily on credit transactions, it is particularly affected by credit card fraud scams.

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