The following was excerpted from the book Net Crimes & Misdemeanors 2nd edition
What To Do ...
… if you took the bait and gave away your financial information:*
· Report it to the card issuer as quickly as possible: Many companies have toll-free numbers and 24-hour service to deal with such emergencies.
· Cancel your account and open a new one.
· Review your billing statements carefully after the loss: If they show any unauthorized charges, send a letter to the card issuer describing each questionable charge.
· Credit Card Loss or Fraudulent Charges (FCBA): Your m…