Social Media has come a long way since the Internet was created.
So has credit card fraud.
And whenever I read about credit card fraud I immediately get bored.
It’s a topic I don’t enjoy reading because it has never happened to me in the first place.
Well that changed yesterday…
It All Started With An Unknown Payment On My Bank Statement
A few days ago, I checked my bank statement online and I couldn’t recognize a payment.
If it had been $1, or $2 or even $20 USD, I wouldn’t had been worried about it but it was more than that.
I buy a lot of stuff online and I normally keep good track of what I’m buying but I was 100% sure that payment was NOT mine.
However I let it slip because the legend said “SPORT SEASONS” and I’m all up for sports.
I watch them, I used to bet on them and I practice a few of them (I’m a long distance runner).
So I thought… well maybe I did buy something after all and just can’t remember.
All of this happened as soon as I woke up so I went downstairs to prepare breakfast, took a shower afterwards and all that time I couldn’t stop thinking about that payment and I decided to do something about it.
After all, you can never be too secure right? Continue Reading →