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Preventing Fraud Online Today

As an unfortunate consequence of the Internet, many people have been tricked into providing their financial data to websites that are actually harvesting the information to use for fraudulent activities.  There have been many attempts to stop this process, yet each attempt has been thwarted by the hackers and spammers of today. Each time a new method is introduced, the hackers and spammer develop a way to get around those methods.  So as the methods for protecting data becomes more advanced, those attempting to get that information become smarter. Today there are many different choices for online fraud prevention.  It will be very important for any business to use some form of protection for themselves.  When fraudulent information is used to make a purchase or request services, usually before the theft is realized the products and services are used or shipped.  This means that if your business accepted a credit card that was stolen and has already shipped the inventory, you are likely to have to write that off as a loss. Using an online fraud prevention tactic can help avoid these problems.  There are several options available today.  In addition, each day the methods that are available become more advanced. ...
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