Massachusetts bankers say: Don't give your debit-card number to anybody on the phone

The Boston Business Journal reports Massachusetts residents are being targeted by a scam in which a computer calls them, says their cards were locked because they were affected by the Target breach - and then asks them to enter their card numbers to unlock them.

Neighborhoods: 

    Topics: 

    Free tagging: 

      Comments

      Sure, don't

      By on

      But it doesn't matter. They don't need your card number to empty your account these days.

      up
      Voting is closed. 15

      They know your card no.

      By on

      They issued it in the first place.

      Do tinfoil hats keep you warm in this weather?

      up
      Voting is closed. 9

      No

      but pissing you off warms the heart.

      up
      Voting is closed. 11

      Whos Pissed

      By on

      Seems like you are.

      up
      Voting is closed. 8