THE ES­SEN­TIALS

Melville Times - - NEWS -

Po­lice tips for re­duc­ing con­tact­less pay­ment fraud For shop­pers

Se­cure your payWave/PayPass cards at all times.

Don’t leave cards un­se­cured at home.

Never leave your purse/wal­let in your car.

Re­port lost or stolen cards im­me­di­ately to your bank.

Never lend your card to any­one. For Busi­nesses

Be alert to cus­tomers who ap­pear anx­ious or in a hurry.

In­stall overt CCTV and CCTV drop down screens at en­trances.

If un­sure or sus­pi­cious, ask for fur­ther ID.

Trial payWave/PayPass free days where cus­tomers en­ter a PIN no mat­ter the pur­chase price.

If you sus­pect fraud­u­lent ac­tiv­ity, re­port it to po­lice on 131 444.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.