Ways to Protect Against ATM Card Skimming

Thieves who steal money from people by skimming ATM cards take in millions of dollars each year and their tactics are becoming more sophisticated all the time. They do this by setting up ATM machines to read account numbers and PINs and then hack into customer accounts to drain them of funds. This involves installing a small device on an ATM that electronically reads account numbers via the debit card’s magnetic strip. Some other methods that thieves may use to skim customers using an ATM include:

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