Card Security and Fraud Prevention Tips

Use Visa® Purchase Alerts to keep your activity in check.
Visa will send you real-time text and email alerts whenever your card is used. Configure yours today at

Only buy from trusted websites.
Would you give your personal information to someone you didn’t know? Stick to well-known and respected sites. Consider enrolling in Visa Checkout for added security.

Keep your receipts.
Compare the amounts on your receipts to what you’re being charged on your monthly statements.

Report lost or stolen cards immediately.
Get in touch with your financial institution as quickly as possible to minimize your potential loss and liability.

Enroll in eStatements.
Your mailbox can’t protect your financial identity. Switch to eStatements today.



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Updated: November 1, 2016