If you’re not careful, a thief might use something called the “jury duty scam” to steal your credit card information
Identity thieves love to steal credit card information, and one way they’ve been doing it recently is with the simple jury duty scam. Victims have reported this con all over the U.S. since the mid-2000s… and the odd thing is that it took the bums so long to come up with it.
While it’s not terribly common, it epitomizes a clever way thieves steal personal data by enlisting the aid of an unexpected accomplice: the targeted victim. So let’s take a closer look at this scam, and how to avoid it and its relatives.