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    Be Careful at the ATM

    April 10, 2009

    (or the “ATM machine,” as Bono calls it)

    Today’s helpful bit of advice is to pay attention the next time, and every time, you go to the ATM or use any other kind of machine that involves your credit card (like a gas station kiosk, for example). If you see something like this, either go somewhere else, or let the bank/business know that it’s a credit card skimmer:

    skimmer-atm1

    That’s just one of MANY photos and examples on this article:

    Credit Card Skimming: How thieves can steal your card info without you knowing it

    It’s a must-read before your next visit to the ATM.