Police Release Credit Card Skimmer Image: How to Protect Yourself

14 August 2015

To help consumers protect themselves against credit card fraud, police have released photographs of skimmers attached to gas pump payment slots in Valleyview. Credit card skimmers are designed to fit onto legitimate card slots, capturing information from unsuspecting patrons. As the photographs show, the devices are difficult to detect unless one knows what to look Read More…

Major Credit Card Skimming Operation Uncovered in Calgary

9 June 2015

Credit card skimming is one of the ways that criminals are able to obtain large amounts of financial information without much effort. All it takes is installing a fake card reader device in public places where hundreds of people scan their cards, like gas station terminals, ATMs and point-of-sale systems in retail stores. Just recently, Read More…

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