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Discover Lets Users 'Freeze' Card

Discover credit-card customers can use a “Freeze It” feature to stop new purchases and cash advances, in case their card has been stolen. The feature can be used from a mobile device, online or over the phone. The card holder’s account can be turned back on at the customer's discretion. “We're giving card members a fast and simple security feature that gives them more control over their accounts and more peace of mind if a card goes missing,” said Julie Loeger, SVP of marketing, in a statement.

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