I always look over my statements every month. If there is any question I call the bank. So far I haven't had someone rip me off but it does happen. According to this article many people don't pay much attentions to them, which is a good way to get ripped off.About 90 percent of consumers either fail to check their payment card statements or only skim them, which means many victims fail to catch fraudulent charges on a timely basis, said Yaron Samid, the chief executive of BillGuard, citing research his company conducted.
How to defend yourself against credit card fraud - CBS News
I was wondering if you look at your statements faithfully? Ever had a problem with being charged with something you didn't buy?