May 27, 2022 at 4:51 am #24484Stitch1Participant
Heads Up Fraud
My Credit card was hacked by a scam that sends money to inmates in prisons.
I advise you all to check all. your accounts for fraud
May 27, 2022 at 8:35 am #24485Ghost RiderParticipant
Did this occur during one of stops on RFTW? Is there more info that you can share publicly?
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June 15, 2022 at 10:53 am #24689Stitch1Participant
The fraud occured in Washington DC During my stay there.
and as late as the first of June a fraud attempt was made on my debit card, that had been canceled.
June 20, 2022 at 7:55 am #24696LaneParticipant
My bank card was compromised also with small test charge coming from UK. We ran Midway then Sandbox and the charge was made 4 days after finishing. Not sure where compromise was started. Everyone watch your accounts.
2019 ATW - MR
July 20, 2022 at 11:53 am #24824DarklordParticipant
Typically, the cards are compromised at restaurants where the server disappears with your card or gas pumps that have a “skimmer” stuck onto the real credit card scanner. I have had my credit card compromised on 3 different motorcycle trip. All 3 times has been a restaurant. To combat this, always give the pump scanner a good “yank” to see if it’s real. Never let your card out of your sight at a rrestaurant. Carry cash for those sit-down restaurants where they take your card to the back.
August 12, 2022 at 10:03 am #24975AV8TRParticipant
My AmEx was compromised shortly after I’d returned home. AmEx said someone in DC was trying to charge $1,800 for merchandise.
August 18, 2022 at 8:17 am #25014CrackerjackParticipant
My card was compromised at the best western in Chattanooga. They charged me for 4 rooms at $210 each. didn’t find out about it till I got to Knoxville where I checked my bank app. I didn’t get a receipt before leaving because of an accident that closed the office, When I called them to find out what was going on, they said I agreed to pay for 4 rooms but could not tell me which rooms I paid for because of privacy concerns. They did agree that I should have received the RFTW rate and changed the total to $420 for 4 rooms. I have contacted the Best Western Corporation HQ. about this but they said they couldn’t help unless I could provided them with the room numbers I paid for! I turned this over to My bank. They are investigating.
August 26, 2022 at 8:19 pm #25071BigVicParticipant
My card was hit for $175 at a 7-11 in Cedar Park, Texas. I was in Chicago at the time. The last time I used that particular card was on the Run.
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