MasterCard has introduced cutting-edge thumbprint credit card authorization technology, to launch first in the UK. Read on to learn more about how it works.
Be wary of unsolicited emails or calls promising a competitive low interest credit card in exchange for a fee – it’s the latest ploy from fraudsters out to acquire your sensitive financial information. Here’s how to protect yourself, and what to do if you’re targeted.
Anyone can be a fraud victim. Check out this Q&A for a first hand account of living with identity theft.
March is fraud prevention month, and a great time to assess the safety of your finances. Check out our tips for staying extra vigilant.
Sharing isn’t always caring! A new VISA study finds that Generation Y’s are at increased risk for identity theft due to the oversharing of their vital financial information with their friends – including their credit card and debit pin numbers.
March is fraud prevention month. It’s an annual initiative to bring attention to what is a growing problem in Canada according to agencies like the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre and Financial Consumer Agency of Canada (FCAC). Fraudsters are aggressively hunting for victims online thanks to the growing popularity of social media sites, unsecured public Internet access points and online activities like shopping, buying and selling, dating and gaming. If you don’t take the proper precautions, a fraudster can build a false identity that has the likeness of you.