A few tips can help protect your credit card info.
Next time you go shopping, keep this statistic in mind.
79% of businesses are storing consumer information when they don't need it, unprotected and unsecured.
The statistic comes from a new study by Verizon Business.
Following these steps can help consumers protect themselves and their money:
- Keep an eye on the person swiping your credit or debit card.
- When shopping online, be careful about storing your billing information.
- Think about the alternative to handing over your credit or debit cards.
- Carefully review billing statements to make sure that you aren't a victim of fraud.