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01-01-2007, 01:20 PM
My assistant manager was telling me the other day that they noticed a .01 cent charge on their credit card statement. Her husband is a police officer and checked into it.
Turns out the .01 cent charge is how theives find out if a card is real, active or even there! They had to cancel their card!:mad:
So please, keep an eye on your credit card! Most wouldnt notice a .01cent charge!

01-01-2007, 01:42 PM
Wow.........great post.......I will keep an eye out for that. This is why the internet is so great.

01-01-2007, 02:07 PM
notec, you can bet I went and checked out my statements right away!:eek:

01-01-2007, 03:23 PM
How can someone charge just .01 cent?...

01-01-2007, 04:13 PM
no idea..but I cant see how one couldnt...

01-01-2007, 06:24 PM
How can someone charge just .01 cent?...

Own or have access to a ATM or Interac machine. Type in .01 and then run it through.

Not hard actually.