Welcome to the Slashdot Beta site -- learn more here. Use the link in the footer or click here to return to the Classic version of Slashdot.

Thank you!

Before you choose to head back to the Classic look of the site, we'd appreciate it if you share your thoughts on the Beta; your feedback is what drives our ongoing development.

Beta is different and we value you taking the time to try it out. Please take a look at the changes we've made in Beta and  learn more about it. Thanks for reading, and for making the site better!



Cross-Selling Online Scams and Security Issues

elfkicker Re:Rampant Fraud (101 comments)

My bank just contacted my the other day for a $1.33 charge. They called within an hour of transaction which I didn't make. Operator cancelled the card and my card immediately but wouldnt explain how they knew they knew I didnt do it. I appreciate the proactive approach, but they should really be telling me The Whole Truth.

The charge was to a company called Jazz Inc with an 800#, when you call it it says "Press 1 for more information to be texted to you about the charge on your bill." I assume they somehow ends up in a sizable charge via you cell carrier, but I just hung up.

Anyone seen or know more about this obvious scam?

more than 6 years ago


elfkicker hasn't submitted any stories.


elfkicker has no journal entries.

Slashdot Login

Need an Account?

Forgot your password?