CashCard+ Fraud Awareness Policy

Customer Security and Fraud Awareness Website Communication

Our Approach to Security

When it comes to your financial and personal information, your security is our top priority and when you access your Paddy Power / e-money account, it is important that we know it is you. Here are some of the ways we do that:

Login details - your Paddy Power account is set up with a unique username and password. To protect yourself we recommend you do not share them.

Security Questions - If you contact our customer services team, we may ask you to confirm who you are by asking you to confirm details on your account and/or security question responses you provided when creating your Paddy Power account.

Providing Information - we will never ask you for your online password details or PIN number. We will always first send you an email if we are trying to contact you.



How to Report Fraud

If you notice something suspicious and believe it could be fraudulent, or you wish to report a lost or stolen card you should contact our customer service team as soon as you become aware of it, by clicking 'Message Us' at the bottom of this article.



How to Protect Yourself from Fraud

Help to keep yourself safe from fraudsters by following the tips below. Remember, if you are ever unsure, don't act. A genuine company will never rush you to take action.

Always make sure your mobile telephone number and email address registered with us is up to date, we will use these to contact you if we notice unusual activity on your e-money account.



Some Tips for Using Your E-Money / Paddy Power Account and CashCard+ Safely

When accessing your Paddy Power / e-money account online:

  • Use an antivirus software and firewall.
  • Make sure you keep your computer and browser up to date.
  • Use secure networks.
  • Use strong passwords.
  • Don't share any passwords including one-time passwords sent to you.


When using a mobile application

  • Only install apps from recognised app stores.
  • Consider the app ratings and reviews.
  • Be aware of what permissions you are granting.
  • Treat your phone as your wallet.


When shopping online or in a store

  • When using an online retailer for the first time, do some research to make sure that they are genuine.
  • Do not reply to unsolicited emails from companies you don't recognise.
  • Before entering your CashCard+ details, make sure the link is secure. There should be a padlock symbol in the browser frame window which appears when you login or register, if this appears on the page rather than the browser it may indicate a fraudulent website. The web address should begin with https://, the 's' stands for secure.
  • Always log out of website after use. Simply closing your browser is not enough to ensure your data is safe.
  • Keep your PIN safe and do not share it.
  • When entering your PIN, check for people around you and hide your PIN number.
  • Always check your statements.


Remember, if you decide to donate, resell or recycle an old mobile phone, computer, laptop or tablet, make sure you fully remove all data and apps first as otherwise these may be accessed by whoever your device is passed to.


The CashCard+ Prepaid Mastercard is issued by EML Money DAC pursuant to licence by Mastercard International Inc. The e-money associated with your card is issued by EML Money DAC, authorised by the Central Bank of Ireland under the European Union (Payment Services) Regulations 2018 (Ref C95957).

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