If you didn't know, you sure must now. If you have credit or debit cards there is a new digital security threat you need to know about and be aware of to protect your finances. IAn estimated one-third of all existing Visa, MasterCard and American Express cards have an embedded radio frequency identification (RFID Chip) that carries financial and personal data. This is digital information thieves can steal in seconds. It's called digital pickpocketing. Using digital readers crafty thieves buy off the Internet for about $100, unscrupulous people-without ever touching you-can steal your name, account number, card expiration date and other information off your card, while it's tucked away safely in your wallet. It sounds crazy but it is not. Just google it and you will see it is the truth for 2015 and beyond.
You can pick up these pretty and functional RFID Blocking Sleeves on Amazon anytime.
Disclosure of Material Connection: I received one or more of the products or services mentioned above in the hope that I would mention it on my blog. Regardless, I only recommend products or services I use personally and believe would be good for my readers. I am disclosing this in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission's 16 CFR, Part 255: "Guides Concerning the Use of Endorsements and Testimonials in Advertising.