High-risk Trends Series: Fraud and Scams

By lowering the barriers to entry into the payments system for many legitimate merchants, the payment facilitator model potentially becomes attractive to bad actors as well. This means that payment facilitators have to stay well-informed about the biggest risks to their own portfolios, so they can remain vigilant in protecting them.

This week, we continue an occasional series on the high-risk trends that are facing payment facilitators with a look at recent frauds and scams.