Over the last few weeks we’ve been sharing our concerns regarding our friend John’s carelessness. He may as well have just given his credit card away – which in fact in Stockholm and Helsinki, is exactly what he did. (Maybe you were one of the lucky ones to spot John and receive a voucher? If so these can be redeemed over on our Facebook page.)
In addition to updated internet security, there are a number of simple methods you can use to protect yourself from credit card fraud, and avoid others using your details for their own benefit. Keep your card in a secure place, don’t forget it at every bar you go to, don’t shout out your number while waiting for a subway. Basically, think of everything John does, and do the opposite.
Here are three credit card safety tips that John would definitely ignore.
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