Username:   Remember Me

Uber Articles {Über (ger) adj. above, beyond }

- Above and Beyond a Mere Article Directory


Stop The Fraud And Safeguard Yourself Online

By Joseph May

Shopping online is a fun experience; however it can quickly turn sour if you do not take care of yourself online from identity theft and fraud. Here are some easy tips for you to keep your shopping experience a happy one.

Five Easy Tips for Making Payment Online

1.Choose the best available online account with your credit card company when possible, as a good account will usually have some of the best security measure including encryption software with every payment. A good company will also log you out from the website if you have been inactive for 10 minutes.

Should you have questions regarding these payments and the security side of it, do not hesitate to ask your company as it is always better to be safe than sorry.

2.You might have a long standing instruction or monthly bill that you have signed up from, and thus every month you will no doubt receive invoice about your payment. Instead of signing in to your account through that email link, safeguard yourself by taking the time to sign in from their website instead to prevent any fraud from possible.

You should also pay attention to emails from you bank, as sometimes fraudster use this to victimize you. Your credit card company will not ask you to verify your account through emails, and as such if you do receive such email, make sure you call your company to verify.

3.Signing in with username and password can also be dangerous, especially if you do not change it for a long time, thus make sure that you always clear your history and cache on your computer. You also want to finish what you’ve set out to do online if you are on a dial up connection.

Advancement of technology means it is possible to monitor your online activities, and as such you want to make sure you are safeguarding yourself for your own interest and money when doing any transaction online.

4.Everytime you’ve conduct an online transaction, you will be sent a notification and confirmation either through email or on screen display. You want to make sure you do receive that, and if you do not, do make sure that you call your credit card company to verify the transaction.

5.Always make sure you do not rely on only one password whenever you shop online, try to change it on a monthly basis so that fraudster could not keep up with your activity. Your credit card company will also sometimes provide you with security check and this is an excellent feature to have especially if you shop online actively, thus make sure you ask and see if your company is offering this service online.

Finding for furnitures for your home workplace or your workplace? Ge the best support available for your back with swivel office chairs! Find more information about buying various reclining office chairs here!

Article kindly provided by

Topics: Shopping | Comments Off

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Article Citation
MLA Style Citation:
May, Joseph "Stop The Fraud And Safeguard Yourself Online." Stop The Fraud And Safeguard Yourself Online. 6 Jul. 2010. 10 Oct 2014 <>.

APA Style Citation:
May, J (2010, July 6). Stop The Fraud And Safeguard Yourself Online. Retrieved October 10, 2014, from

Chicago Style Citation:
May, Joseph "Stop The Fraud And Safeguard Yourself Online"

Reprint Rights

Creative Commons License
This article is subject to a revocable license under a Creative Commons Attribution-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported License, which means you may freely reprint it, in its entirety, provided you include the author's resource box along with LIVE VISIBLE links (without "nofollow" tags). We may revoke the license at any time with or without cause. You must also include the credit to

Comments are closed.

Uber Articles and its partner sites cannot be held responsible for either the content nor the originality of any articles. If you believe the article has been stolen from you without your permission, please contact us and we will remove it immediately. If you have a problem with the accuracy or otherwise of the content of an article, please contact the author, not us! Also, please remember that any opinions and ideas presented in any of the articles are those of the author and cannot be taken to represent the opinions of Uber Articles. All articles are provided for informational purposes only. None of them should be relied upon for medical, psychological, financial, legal, or other professional advice. If you need professional advice, see a professional. We cannot be held responsible for any use or misuse you make of the articles, nor can we be held responsible for any claims for earnings, cures, or other results that the article might make.
  • RSS Feed

    RSS for Shopping