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Tip: Do not sign the back of your credit cards. Write Check ID or Ask for ID on it.

If someone steals your cc, they should not be able to use it anywhere (plus they wont know how you sign your name.

 
Alexias30

Asked by Alexias30 at 11:43 AM on Mar. 18, 2011 in Money & Work

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  • This only works if the place looks at the back of your card.


    Yes... I think people/businesses have become to dependent on the ease of debit cards... I.E: gas station pay at pump...

    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:49 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • This only works if the place looks at the back of your card.
    lovinangels

    Answer by lovinangels at 11:47 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • Yes, this happened to me. Someone took my debit card, and they used it, and i didnt have it signed nor did i have "see ID". This is a great tip.
    WifeyandMom71

    Answer by WifeyandMom71 at 11:45 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • My Husband and I have always done that.
    -AJ

    Answer by -AJ at 11:45 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • Yup... And write it in a BRIGHT colored Sharpie....
    grlygrlz2

    Answer by grlygrlz2 at 11:46 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • If you do that bring cash to the post office around here they won't let you use it.

    Charis76

    Answer by Charis76 at 11:47 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • I always do this and you'd be surprised how many people don't ask for my ID.
    rio_burb

    Answer by rio_burb at 11:52 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

  • very true lovingangels; but at least you increase your chances of protecting your money.
    Alexias30

    Comment by Alexias30 (original poster) at 11:49 AM on Mar. 18, 2011

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