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Fundamentals of Credit Card Skimmer Fraud

Fundamentals of Credit Card Skimmer Fraud

A credit card skimmer is a device by which thieves and fraudsters steal credit card information. Often, these theft events will occur in the retail setting, but there are other ways by which the devices can be used to steal information from card owners for criminal purposes. Unfortunately, all it   Read More


RFID Blocking Wallets: Are They Necessary?

RFID Blocking Wallets: Are They Necessary?

Radio frequency identification (RFID) skimming is a form of digital theft which enables information from RFID-equipped credit cards to be read and duplicated. It can be used as a form of wireless identity theft or credit card theft.

Typically, it involves the illegitimate reading of RFID-enabled credit cards (or other devices)   Read More


What Is the Best Identity Theft Protection?

What Is the Best Identity Theft Protection?

Like most people, you probably shop online a lot. No doubt you use your credit or debit cards often at stores and restaurants. We know that shopping online and using credit and debit cards increases one’s risk for identity theft. So, what is the best identity theft protection? Is it   Read More