Tuesday, January 4, 2011

Skimming at ATM machines

Be careful, be very careful.

Recently while riding in a car with a couple of folks, the driver pulled up to an ATM machine and made a withdrawal.

As he did that, I was reminded of the many articles ‘out there’ on the net alerting folks to possible skimming.

Skimming?  What is that? you ask.

Well, it is another way that thieves do their ‘work’ of separating us from our money.

And it happens not only at ATM machines but also at Gas Station Pumps and almost anywhere where you insert your credit or debit card.

Bottom line -- be careful, be very careful when you use your debit or credit cards.

For those of you who frequent ATM machines, you really need to read this article. HERE’S THE LINK