Credit Card Scams

Reward points and flyer miles are wonderful things, but they are one of the many traps used to lure people into credit card scams. The credit card industry is enormous, involving billions upon billions of dollars per year, which lures scam artists like moths to a flame. 

There are many types of credit card scams, including false promises of rewards, shady credit card companies that want you to apply for their card by handing over vital information, and many more. 


Credit Card Scams: List Below

Amazon credit cards are a popular form, as are credit card relief scams promising debt solutions that sound too good to be true. 

Take care to know what credit card scams are out there, and watch this space to learn about them as they emerge. See below:

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Compromised Credit Card

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Lower Interest Rate

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Credit Card Opt Out

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Loan Through Credit Card

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Credit Card Company Message

How the scam works: You get an email that seems to be from your credit card company with the following […]
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Credit Card Declined

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Free Laptop When You Sign Up For New Credit Card: Avoid This Fake Promotion

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