Technology OnePlus disables credit card payment after fraud reports

18:21  17 january  2018
18:21  17 january  2018 Source:   Roadshow

Man faces 12 charges after police find drugs, cash and credit cards

  Man faces 12 charges after police find drugs, cash and credit cards A 40-year-old man is facing 12 charges after Regina police found seven different types of drugs, as well as credit cards and cash, on Saturday after pulling over a "suspicious" vehicle. Police pulled over a "suspicious" vehicle on St. John Street, near 13th Avenue, around 10:40 p.m. CST.

OnePlus has also decided to temporarily disable credit card payments at oneplus .net. Customers can use PayPal to make purchases and it’s also exploring alternative secure payment options with its service Some OnePlus Customers Reporting Credit Card Fraud After Purchasing From Site.

Customers reported suspicious activity on their credit cards after making purchases on OnePlus ' website.

Following customer complaints about fraudulent activity on their credit card after using it on the company's site, OnePlus is disabling credit as a payment form. <br />© Provided by CNET Following customer complaints about fraudulent activity on their credit card after using it on the company's site, OnePlus is disabling credit as a payment form.
The OnePlus 5T is one of the best phones you can buy today -- but for now, you can't buy it with a credit card.

Following customer complaints about fraudulent activity on their credit card after using it on the company's site, OnePlus is disabling credit as a payment form. OnePlus' online store is the only official place to buy its phones.

"Over the weekend, members of the OnePlus community reported cases of unknown credit card transactions occurring on their credit cards post purchase from oneplus.net," a OnePlus employee wrote on the site's forums on Monday. "As a precaution, we are temporarily disabling credit card payments at oneplus.net. PayPal is still available, and we are exploring alternative secure payment options with our service providers," an update on Tuesday read.

How to leverage great credit without borrowing a dime

  How to leverage great credit without borrowing a dime As average credit scores for Americans continue to rise, the question for many becomes how to use their excellent credit rating to optimize their lives without borrowing money or adding risk. Capitalizing on great credit doesn't have to mean incurring great debt; instead, it's about using your money reputation for a financial advantage. "In the right hands, a good credit rating can be a real asset," said Jordan Goodman, editor of MoneyAnswers.com and author of "Master Your Debt.

This weekend, reports began to surface that some people who had made purchases on OnePlus ' website were seeing unauthorized transactions pop up on their credit As a precaution, we are temporarily disabling credit card payments at oneplus .net," it said.

Dozens of fraud reports of unauthorised credit card use were posted through on the company's support forum, and many more on Reddit. Disturbingly, several posters note problems with their credit card after purchasing through PayPal. But were they linked to OnePlus ?

This could be irritating news for those wanting to buy the company's latest phone, the 5T. An updated version of the OnePlus 5, the 5T emboldens the company's reputation as a producer of stellar phones for a price well below what rivals Samsung and Apple charge.

Accessibility has been a problem for the brand, as the online store is the only place to officially buy its products, but product manager Pete Lau told CNET recently that it'll soon begin talks with US carriers to help win new fans.

Suspect wanted in Gatineau credit card fraud .
If you know this man, Gatineau police would like to hear from you because he’s wanted in a fraud investigation. The suspect impersonated a second man, and contacted that man’s bank, asking to make changes to the customer’s personal information on file.Once that information was changed, the suspect applied for a new credit card under a false name, and had it mailed to his own address.Security cameras recorded the suspect at institutions in Casselman and Ottawa where he is believed to have used the new credit card, both times in November. There was also a transaction at a service station in Laval.

—   Share news in the SOC. Networks

Topical videos:

This is interesting!