Credit card fraud takes place every day in a variety of ways and especially at this time of year. You can’t always prevent it from happening, but you can create some obstacles and make it tougher for someone to get hold of your cards and card numbers. Treating your credit cards and account numbers like cash — that is, very carefully — is one way to head off potential misuse.
How Does Credit Card Fraud Happen?
What Can You Do?
Report Losses and Fraud.