5 Financial Secrets You Should Never Reveal

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admin-onuahia May 14, 2022
Updated 2022/07/02 at 9:24 PM

There are things that are meant to be secret and one of them is your your finance. What do we mean by this? You are to be careful with the way you handle anything that has to do with finance. This is because scam is at its peak in Nigeria and you have to resist hungry scammers from permeating into your financial affairs. They should not in any way have access to your financial details we mentioned below. In this article we discussed top 5 financial secrets you should never reveal. Lets dig deeper and learn the most financial secret you should not joke with for your security.

5 Financial Secrets You Should Never Reveal

Beloware FIVE Financial Secrets you should never reveal –

  1. Card Details,
  2. CVV,
  3. OTPs,
  4. PINs, and
  5. Passwords.

Card details

When we talk about card details we are not referring to your bank account name and number. Those ones are necessary for you to receive money from your customers. What we mean when we say you should keep your card details secret are those details attached to your ATM card. This includes your name as well as card number. They ought to be a secret which no one should have access to as the information in it can be used by scammers to hack into your account or they can easily perform transactions on your behalf.

CVV

The Card Verification Value (CVV) is an extra code printed on your debit or credit card. CVV for Visa, MasterCard is the final three digits of the number printed on the signature strip on the back of your card. This should be known to you alone. I don’t keep it on my card rather what I do is that I scrape it off from the card after I have written it on my diary.

OTPs

OTP means One-time password. It provide a mechanism for logging on to a network or service using a unique password that can only be used once, as the name suggests. The static password is the most common authentication method and the least secure.

PINS

This is your secret ATM card code. It should be kept secret and known only to you. You do not allow anyone to have access to your pin unless you trust the person. With your pin hackers can scam you of all your hard-earned money and its not an experience you want to have.

Password

A  password is used to prove one’s identity, or authorize access to a resource. This is to be kept secret by all means. Letting people know your password is dangerous and you can be hacked with your passwords. Once someone has access to your password the person can easily manipulate your account and move all the money in it within seconds.

Conclusion

We have talked much about the way to be security conscious. Not everyone is innocent like you and that is why you ought to take a proactive measures in securing your account details. We believe you have gained a lot from this post and if that is the case please do share the post to your friends on the social media.

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