SAN FRANCISCO, June 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- With the summer travel season in full swing, Visa (NYSE: V) is offering consumers tips on how to protect themselves from card fraud during their vacations. The website https://www.visasecuritysense.com/ provides helpful information for cardholders on how to protect their account information and resolve unauthorized card use.
While enjoying summer vacations, it's also important to know that most U.S. card issuers provide important consumer protections including fraud liability protection and dispute resolution. Although most payment card transactions go through without problems, savvy consumers can visit https://www.visasecuritysense.com/ to learn how to better protect themselves from being inconvenienced by unauthorized purchases.
"By spending a few moments building card security into their travel plans, summer vacationers can enjoy even greater peace of mind," said Eduardo Perez, Global Head of Payment System Risk.
The site includes summer travel tips consumers should keep in mind:
Cardholders can also turn to https://www.visasecuritysense.com/ for news about fraud scams, access helpful resources or find help to resolve problems.