Link your credit card to your Xbox Live account with confidence
With Xbox Live’s checkered history with hackers and jackers, your private information will be at risk until Microsoft tightens up security. The hacks by Lizard Squad and the ongoing black market trade of online accounts make this painfully clear. This got us to thinking; how can we continue to game online without the overhanging fear of having our security compromised. All providers have some kind of security in place for credit card fraud. The Australian credit card providers below take your security seriously and have a focus on protecting you online.
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|NAB||NAB Defence offers 100% reimbursement on any fraudulent transactions. So even if your security is compromised through your XBL account, NAB will make sure you’re not out of pocket.|
|Westpac||Westpac Protect gives the cardholder zero liability for fraudulent transactions. Though Verified by Visa and Mastercard SecureCode card holders can make secure online transactions with game retailers, like Harvey Norman.|
|Virgin||Virgin Credit Card Insurance and Protection not only give you peace of mind online with its Zero Liability Policy but they also contact you immediately after an irregular transaction has been made, resolving any breach of security with unrivalled speed.|
|ANZ||As the name suggests, ANZ’s Falcon Anti-Fraud Protection keeps a keen eye focused on your transactions 24/7. So long as you didn’t contribute to the losses (e.g. post your credit card details in a public forum) and contact ANZ immediately, you will not be held accountable for illegitimate transactions.|