How you can prevent credit card fraud
Your responsibility to secure your customers' details
You are responsible for ensuring your customers' payment details remain secure if you:
- Are a merchant who has access to, or stores, credit card details in any format
- Use a service provider who stores credit card details in any format.
How to protect your business against credit card fraud
Protect your business against credit card fraud by understanding the types of risks you face when you accept credit card transactions and what you should do to reduce it.
Protect your business from Online Card Fraud
Online retail is growing rapidly and offers a powerful channel for small businesses to reach new customers and increase sales. However, selling online also presents you with new challenges. You need to be aware of the real risk of online card fraud and the simple steps you can take to prevent falling victim to this type of fraud.
Your requirements for handling cards
Visa, MasterCard ®, American Express ®, Japan Credit Bureau (JCB) and Diners Club have created an important publication outlining the requirements applying to all merchants who handle credit card, MasterCard ® or Visa debit card information.
What is a chargeback?
A chargeback is the term used by banks for debiting a merchant’s bank account due to successful return of a transaction by the Issuing Bank under the Card Scheme Rules.