A lady is tricked into giving her credit card number to someone she thinks is a friend. The person she gives it to is a stranger and goes on a shopping spree with her card. The lady is contacted by her bank and is able to freeze her card
When communicating with someone online it is best to be careful.
Never give someone your personal information even if the say that they know you.
I am your fiend. Let's swap credit card numbers!
Misspellings or improper diction are a sign that the person might not be who the say they are.
If you give that information to the wrong person they could spend your life savings
It is also wise to monitor purchases made on your account.
Linda spent $1010101010.99 at Dirt Cheap Appliances.
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If purchases that you didn't make start appearing, you should act immediately.
Do what ever is necessary to insure that the thief is locked out and can no longer take advantage of you.