Sunday October 26, 2014

Cash, Credit or Debit? Holiday Shoppers Running Scared

The holiday shopping season is almost upon us and everyone is gearing up for probably the busiest shopping season ever. The biggest danger this year will be shopping at stores just hoping that have not been targeted by malware. Afraid to use your credit card and opt instead to using your debit card for more safety? Think again.

Even though credit and debit cards look and swipe the same, a 3.370 by 2.125 inch piece of plastic with numbers on the front and a magnetic strip on the back, when trouble hits they're pretty different.