Top Four Threats to Your Ecommerce AccountPhishing. Users are fooled into entering information on a fake website. Most commonly, an email is sent that looks like it is from the consumer’s own bank or from a website where the consumer has shopped. The email contains a link that goes to a..
Alternative Payments Continue to GrowAccording to Javelin Research alternative payment methods accounted for $33 billion in internet purchases in 2009. This was a increase of 50% from 2008. Alternative payments now account for about 16% of online payments.Javelin predicts that alternative..
Despite all the negative news about the US economy, average credit scores for US consumers are still pretty good. According to Credit Karma, the average credit score for U.S. consumers has stayed fairly steady, dropping only 8 points within the last few months.The average credit score of US..
Hotels and resorts are the biggest targets of criminals intent on stealing card data. Trustwave released a 2010 Global Security Report which contains information drawn form the company’s investigations of over 200 security breaches in the past year.For a period of time, restaurants were the most..