Security and fraud
Research from Financial Fraud Action (FFA UK) UK put the annual cost of credit card fraud, for 2011, at £341.0m*. This was a 7% decrease from the previous year's figures.
Credit card fraud is expensive but it is decreasing, due in part to increased security measures and increasing customer awareness.
Here are some of our top measures for helping to prevent credit card fraud and identity theft:
- Shopping securely online
- What is credit card fraud?
- Preventing credit card fraud
- What is phishing?
- Challenging your credit card bill
*Source: Financial Fraud Action (FFA UK), Fraud: the Facts 2012.
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