Thursday, June 20, 2019

Safety and Security Tips While Using ATM

 

Do and Dont’s At ATM


Now a Days, Almost everyone uses Debit cum ATM card to withdraw money from ATM.

ATMs are a great convenience, but they can compromise your safety.

But at the same time there are some worries with ATM card. Fraudsetrs uses new techniques to steal Your ATM details like Card Number, CVV etc.






You can watch following video, everything is explained in detail.








You can also watch on Youtube at following Link

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtZ7_BA6Kzo




Here the Tips to follow when you are at ATM


1: When you enter in ATM


  • Check the ATM Machine and Surroundings.
  • Use ATM at crowded Place.
  • Look for any Strange person near by.
  • If Using ATM at night, Use an ATM with good Light.


2: Check the Swipe Slot/area of ATM.


  • Check for any device or doubt full thing in SWIPE Slot. For Eg. Skimmer Machine or Card Cloning Devices
  • If you find anything suspicious don’t USE the ATM Machine.


3: Check the ATM Keypad

Fraudsters can use extras layer to catch your finger prints.


4: Check the Cash Dispensing Area of ATM Machine
.

  • If you find anything unusual  or extra lid there.
  • Extra lids are being used to prevent CASH from coming out.


5: Entering the ATM PIN


Shield the keypad with your hand so that nearby people can't see it. It will also protect your PIN from cameras installed by fraudsters.

6: When Transaction Completed


  • Once You get Your Cash and Slip, press the CANCEL button and wipe the keypad again.
  • Torn/shred  the transaction slip properly, because it contains important information like  last 4 card digit/account number, balance etc.



Tips to Set ATM PIN


  1. Don’t Set your Birth Year as PIN.
  2. Don’t Set PIN like 1234, 1111, 5678, 4321 etc.
  3. Change your PIN regularly.
  4. Don’t write PIN on ATM card.
  5. Never Share Card No, CVV and PIN to anyone.
  6. Report a lost card immediately to your Bank and block it. 




You can watch following video, everything is explained in detail.






You can also watch on Youtube at following Link

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CtZ7_BA6Kzo





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