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Handling a lost or stolen card

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Students conduct research to learn what steps to take if they experience a lost or stolen ATM, debit, or credit card or card number.

Big idea

A lost or stolen ATM, debit, or credit card or card number can result in unauthorized uses — which is a form of stealing. 

Essential questions

  • How can I protect my cards and account information?
  • What should I do if my ATM, debit, or credit card or card number has been lost or stolen?  

Objectives

  • Use web research skills to find reliable information about lost or stolen ATM, debit, and credit cards and card numbers
  • Describe what to do in case of a lost or stolen ATM, debit, or credit card or card number

What students will do

  • Review government web pages and identify what to do if an ATM, debit, or credit card or card number is lost or stolen.
  • Participate in a class discussion about the topic of lost or stolen cards or card numbers.