Credit Card Scams

Reward points and flyer miles are wonderful things, but they are one of the many traps used to lure people into credit card scams. The credit card industry is enormous, involving billions upon billions of dollars per year, which lures scam artists like moths to a flame. 

There are many types of credit card scams, including false promises of rewards, shady credit card companies that want you to apply for their card by handing over vital information, and many more. 

 

Credit Card Scams: List Below

Amazon credit cards are a popular form, as are credit card relief scams promising debt solutions that sound too good to be true. 

Take care to know what credit card scams are out there, and watch this space to learn about them as they emerge. See below:

August 12, 2020

Credit Card Double Charge

How the scam works: Many stores still have credit card terminals printing the merchant copy listing the full credit card […]
August 12, 2020

Credit Card Reader

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August 12, 2020

Altered Credit Card Receipt Scam

How the scam works: This scam usually happens in bars, but any merchant that takes credit cards for payments could […]
August 12, 2020

Credit Card Switch

How the scam works: You’ve probably owned a few credit cards and know exactly how different they look, depending on […]
August 12, 2020

Credit Card Use at Till

How the scam works: You are a cashier in a store and sell something expensive to a new customer. He […]
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