The Payments Association of SA (PASA) advised consumers to check their bank accounts regularly.
Criminal elements set debit deductions on clients’ accounts, and in most cases the amounts are less than R100.
Banks first notify clients when amounts over R100 are recovered from their accounts.
Cyber crimes are increasingly occurring and hackers are making millions of such schemes, during times when consumers are is relaxed and in holiday spirit.
By: Die Vryburger
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