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Red Star Gift Card Scam

Red Star Gift Card Scam

Recently, RedStarWorldWear.com  launched a conflictual marketing stunt, where the company sends “Free $500 Gift Cards” to consumers via snail mail. The catch is a 9% of sale shipping and handling fee which tags along. Consumers are…

Ways to Avoid Gift Card Scams

Ways to Avoid Gift Card Scams

There have been a variety of scams people have fallen victim to when trying to redeem their gift cards. Here are a few tips and situations to help you avoid being ripped off of your money….

Gift Card Fraud – 6 arrested in $1 million gift card scam

Gift Card Fraud – 6 arrested in $1 million gift card scam

Six women, who are being called by Police as “The Richmond Girls,” were arrested in Sacramento, CA for allegedly encoding stolen credit card information onto gift cards, then using them to buy more than $1 million…

Gift Card Fraud & Scams Series – Part II

Gift Card Fraud & Scams Series – Part II

Gift Cards Stolen from the Mail at the Post Office In case you have not been following this series on Gift Card Fraud and Scams, Part I of the series, which was posted last week, talks…

Gift Card Fraud & Scams Series – Part I

Gift Card Fraud & Scams Series – Part I

Secret Credit Card Recording & Gift Card Windfall As I mentioned on May 10th, in celebration of the newly redesigned giftcardblogger.com, I will be running a four part series on Gift Card Fraud and Scams. I…