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Old 02-27-2012, 04:06 PM
 
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How safe is it to shop by phone using debit card (provided by the bank)? Is it the same as using a credit card?
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Old 02-27-2012, 04:07 PM
 
Location: Coastal Georgia
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It is not as safe as using a credit card, although I do it.
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Old 02-27-2012, 04:14 PM
 
Location: The Circle City. Sometimes NE of Bagdad.
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I don't think it would be wise to use a debit card.
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Old 02-27-2012, 07:35 PM
 
Location: The Ranch in Olam Haba
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Debit cards are plastic checks, thus they have none of the safeties of credit cards (even though many now carry the logo of a credit card).
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Old 03-01-2012, 11:41 PM
 
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It is not as safe as using a credit card, although I do it.
Yeah,I am aways using credit card,I think don't to try it though use debit card.
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Old 03-12-2012, 02:13 PM
 
Location: Fredericksburg, Va
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Credit cards offer protections that a debit card doesn't.....

As long as YOU call the vendor, it's as safe as swiping your card in a physical store! Never give your cc number to anyone who call's YOU!
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