ABC 10 News SAN DIEGO - A man accused of ripping of limo companies, high-end hotels, and even big-time car dealerships in a credit card scam was caught with the help of two men -- including one San Diegan. Charlie Barbero pleaded guilty in Superior Court Friday to identity theft and possession of a stolen vehicle. The San Diego County District Attorney's Office said he also admitted that he was out on bail from a felony case in Riverside County when he committed the crimes in San Diego. Adrian Davis runs Five Star Transportation in San Diego. Recently, an alert from his credit card processor, Chosen Payments, warned compan

Chauffeur Driver Article

You work hard for your money. But as the risks of getting scammed increase, you have to work harder to protect it now, too. It seems that as the technology gets better and more accessible, those who are looking to cheat you only get smarter and more cunning. Sometimes the only way to fight back is to get a little dirty—without breaking the law like the criminal you’re trying to trap. Jeff Brodsly is the CEO of credit card processing company Chosen Payments who, along with some of his clients within the chauffeured ground transportation industry, exposed a method that swindlers have been using to bilk merchants out of tens of thousands of dollars using offline authorizations. Justice was serv

LCT Magazine Article

GLENDALE, Calif. -- A credit card processing company CEO and his limo operator client got a bit of a hero's greeting May 12 during a Greater California Livery Association meeting. Jeff Brodsly, the CEO of Chosen Payments, and Adrian Davis, CEO of Five Star Transportation in San Diego, successfully lured an alleged credit card scammer into a chauffeured pick-up in the city's Gaslamp Quarter Tuesday morning and had San Diego police ready to apprehend the suspect. It all unfolded because Brodsly had been alerting his clients and the chauffeured transportation industry in recent weeks of a credit card scammer ripping off operators. Brodsly spread the warnings via e-blasts, social media and a blo

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