What Is Credit Card Fraud?

Credit card fraud occurs when someone commits a theft when using a credit card; it also occurs when getting unauthorized cash from a bank account or to obtain goods or services without paying. It is typically committed by a person to whom the credit card did not belong but may also be committed by the card holder in certain circumstances.

Credit card fraud is estimated to cost the United States over one billion dollars each year. In Texas, it is often a very serious offense, requiring the skills and knowledge of a lawyer experienced in handling these types of cases. It is is often charged at the state level, but can also be charged in federal court. A typical credit card fraud conviction may result in prison time, fines and restitution. The Law Office of Tylden Shaeffer will help you with your case by looking at the facts of your and determining the optimal strategy for your defense.

Credit Card Fraud in Texas

If you or a loved one has been charged with credit card fraud in Texas, it would be in your best interests to contact San Antonio criminal defense attorney Tylden Shaeffer immediately. Attorney Shaeffer is knowledgeable in this area of law and will fight for your rights, thoroughly investigating your case to see if there are any motions that may be brought to have your charges dismissed completely.

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