Card Skimming – The New Dark Evil

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One of the more popular methods of accessing consumer account information is ‘card skimming’. South Africa, as well as the United Kingdom, Ireland, the Netherlands and the United States have experienced an intensification of this crime and it has become a major challenge to overcome. The process of card skimming requires that a device be […]

Prepaid Credit Card Fraud

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Credit card fraud throughout the world consists of three different types: debit, credit and prepaid and as of 2013, almost one third of South Africans have been a victim of some form of card fraud. What started out as ingenious ‘419 scams’, alluring unsuspecting individuals into investing, purchasing or believing in a non-existent offer or […]