Just got a notification for a 0.00 charge

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If you did not authorize it, a thief was testing your card before they go on a spending spree. Lock it as soon as possible and get replaced.

DeluxeXL

Possible fraud, call your CC issuer and have them void the charge and lock the card.

Hisplan

Agree. Though why a scammer would use such an obviously shady name like that is a mystery to me. I guess this is why they are in this “business”?

Extreme_Tomorrow2233

I agree, $0.00 is used as a ‘test’ My visa was used fraudulently, when I phoned then, the guy said right away, a $0.00 charge was run n they were able to tell exactly where, then they started reading me the list of all the fraud charges. Stop that card immediately Edit addendum: Visa said a $0.00 ‘test charge’ is one of their highest indicators of fraud in the beginning before they have at it. By the time I called, they’d already racked up $900

pleinjane1

Just want to note that not all $0.00 charges are fraud, it’s used as an authorization check for many services. Sometime they’re low value authorization charges (for example $1) but the value is never captured (the money is never withdrawn). But any unanticipated charges, even $0 charges, should be treated as fraud so follow up and lock the card!

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