Even with credit card chip technology, protecting your credit cards from fraud is still important.
Better Business Bureau of Upstate New York wants everyone to keep their cards safe when using them at retail establishments.
What are skimmers?
Skimmers are card readers that can take your information fraudulently and get it in the hands of criminals.
Skimmers are commonly found on gas pumps and ATMs. Remember, if a card reader appears to have been tampered with, it’s best to not use it and let someone know.
What can you do?
BBB has advice for protecting your credit card: