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Hotel Front Desk Scam! Beware — Scammers Stealing Credit Card Info!

#Sca­mAlert #Trav­el­Safe­ty #Sum­mer­Scam”

The hotel frond desk scam is here! Are you plan­ning to hit the road this sum­mer? Be cau­tious of this new, cun­ning scam that is tar­get­ing trav­el­ers world­wide! This shock­ing tac­tic involves a scam­mer pos­ing as a hotel clerk and call­ing unsus­pect­ing guests to trick them into giv­ing away their cred­it card infor­ma­tion.

In this video, we expose the alarm­ing details of this scam — how it works, why it’s so suc­cess­ful, and most impor­tant­ly, how to pro­tect your­self.

Scam­mers are exploit­ing a typ­i­cal trav­el­er’s trust in their accom­mo­da­tions. They make a call to a ran­dom room, explain­ing there’s been a com­put­er glitch and the hotel did­n’t man­age to store their cred­it card infor­ma­tion. The ‘clerk’ then asks for the guest’s details over the phone, set­ting the stage for a dev­as­tat­ing cred­it card fraud.

Don’t let your guard down! Keep your finan­cial infor­ma­tion secure by fol­low­ing the gold­en scam pre­ven­tion rule: “Don’t call me, I’ll call you”. Always hang up and call back using the offi­cial hotel phone num­ber — nev­er give out your infor­ma­tion over the phone.

We’ll also share addi­tion­al pre­cau­tion­ary steps and resources to ensure that your sum­mer trav­el remains wor­ry-free. Stay informed and spread the word about this scam. It’s time to put a stop to these fraud­sters and secure our hol­i­days.

Remem­ber to like, share, and sub­scribe for more updates on how to stay safe dur­ing your trav­els!

00:00 Intro­duc­tion
00:12 Sum­mer Scam Alert
00:23 Beware Of Hotel Front-Desk Scam
00:47 Give Cred­it Card To Front Desk
01:07 Here’s Where Scam­mers Get To Work
01:21 Call Comes To Your Room Say­ing Com­put­er Glitch
01:35 Ask For Your Cred­it Card Info Over Phone
01:45 Hack­ers Steal Your Cre­di Card Info
02:14 Hang-Up On Scam­mers
02:32 Don’t Call Me, I’ll Call You
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