Are masked credit cards the future of fraud protection? Written by Maryalene LaPonsie March 21, 2014Anyone who has found a great deal on an unknown website has probably felt the same bit of angst. Do you make the purchase and hope the site's secure? Or pass up an amazing buy out of concern your credit card information may become vulnerable?
A Boston startup thinks it has an answer that lets you [...]Posted in:Identity Theft
5 ways to avoid credit card fraud this shopping season Written by Maryalene LaPonsie December 21, 2012We are down to the wire on the holiday shopping season. If you have been waiting until the last minute to buy gifts, well, we are just about there. However, in your rush to get the presents under the tree, don't make careless mistakes that could put your best credit card number into the wrong [...]Posted in:Identity TheftHow Cards Work
Freak cases of identity theft Written by Geoff Williams February 3, 2012As if we need any more reminders that we need to be careful about identity theft. That said, there have been a couple of interesting stories in the media lately highlighting just how it doesn't always matter that we're careful about protecting our identity. Through no fault of our own, some other person or company [...]Posted in:Identity Theft
CardRatings is excited to announce the launch of the 100% Free CardRatings Email Course to Learn How to Maximize Travel Rewards.
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We're planning more courses for the future; this is just the beginning of our journey.