Blog Posts Process Analysis

11 Black Friday Fraud Tips from FICO

Blog: Enterprise Decision Management Blog


While people in the US, UK and other nations celebrate Black Friday bargains, it’s a good time to remind customers to watch out for Black Friday fraud. People have two chances to make themselves vulnerable — when taking out cash at an ATM and when taking advantage of Cyber Monday, when card-not-present (CNP) fraud spikes.

Black Friday and Cyber Monday will probably see record levels of payments fraud this year. With this in mind, here are 11 simple ways for shoppers to protect themselves from Black Friday fraud while splurging on seasonal bargains.

Take Care at ATMs

Be Safe Online

Check Your Purchases

Work with Your Card Issuer

Watch Out for Social Engineering

In general, if something seems too good to be true, take a moment to be suspicious.

You can find more tips on the Take Five website. For more information on securing your online accounts, watch this video:

The post 11 Black Friday Fraud Tips from FICO appeared first on FICO.

Leave a Comment

Get the BPI Web Feed

Using the HTML code below, you can display this Business Process Incubator page content with the current filter and sorting inside your web site for FREE.

Copy/Paste this code in your website html code:

<iframe src="" frameborder="0" scrolling="auto" width="100%" height="700">

Customizing your BPI Web Feed

You can click on the Get the BPI Web Feed link on any of our page to create the best possible feed for your site. Here are a few tips to customize your BPI Web Feed.

Customizing the Content Filter
On any page, you can add filter criteria using the MORE FILTERS interface:

Customizing the Content Filter

Customizing the Content Sorting
Clicking on the sorting options will also change the way your BPI Web Feed will be ordered on your site:

Get the BPI Web Feed

Some integration examples