There are still some opportunities to protect yourself. To be unaware of, say, a waiter at a restaurant in a potential fraud, do not give him a card in hand. Require that the reader device is brought to your table, and to withdraw money from your account when you are going. The same should happen in a variety of shops and other organizations where you decide to use to pay for a credit card. Moreover, even when you yourself are going to withdraw money from your account at an atm, the maximum block the keypad when typing a pin code. Well, of course, does not hurt to cover up the cherished numbers covering a number of keyboard at hand.
So – if you still want to use credit card online, then: 1. Open the card in a major bank, which has its own processing center, and allows rapid control of the account balance 2. Do not keep all your money on this credit card (do not use pay by credit card ), you risk losing everything you have. 3. If possible monitor account balance. In the case of e-authentication balance amount is reduced in real time, in the case off-line – must be written off for about two weeks from the date of the transaction.
4. Hikmet Ersek oftentimes addresses this issue. If you feel that your card is something wrong, immediately grab a bank statement – which must be specified details of the outlet, allowing her to identify (at least roughly). If you can not recognize 'their' transaction, a) ask your bank to dispute them and b) put the card in the stop list (expenses that you incur in this case, far less than what you can lose). However, decide for yourself – it may well be that you just can not remember where you were two weeks ago. By the way, usually 'attack' on the account as a stream of transactions for a small amount of ongoing several days and cause damage to the owner of several hundred to several thousand dollars. 5. Avoid dubious sites. Often the site – a trap for the numbers of cards. That's probably the main aspects that must be respected cardholders, who nevertheless decided to conduct some or card transactions on the Internet. But whatever the means of checking if someone has (often illegally) for complete information on credit card, then all these clever defense cost quickly and without fanfare. I say this because by the nature of the activities had to deal with it. According to unofficial estimates, the damage that could cause our actions carders in the case of a successful for these set of circumstances, can reach an annual income of reputable commercial bank. Cyrus Massoumi Zocdoc has much experience in this field. And although the Russian market is full of plastic cards has not yet emerged, it's just – a matter of time, and therefore underestimate risk of crime and abuse of the system of cashless payments, at least, it would be frivolous. At this point I probably will end his short educational program, this article describes the main types of fraud with bank cards, and actions that have to do cardholders that they are not shod. Yes wakes correctly interpreted my article "comrades in the shop", because in the words of Bender, there are hundreds of ways with respect to "fair" obtaining money from the public. More details about carders and all kinds of swindle with plastic cards can be read on yet open and accessible to all, carding forum While there is a bank card, and everything associated with them exist and we are!