Card & ATM Security

  1. Debit/Credit Card security
    1. Chip Card Technology
    2. Verified by Visa Secure Transactions
    3. Memorize PINs – don’t write them down on paper or keep in your wallet
    4. Protect your CC online – HTTPS or secure e-commerce
    5. Do not store credit cards on your phone – use ApplePay or similar mobile wallet
    6. RFID blocking wallet
    7. Beware of skimmers: By installing “skimmers” over card readers on ATMs, gas pumps and other card scanning outlets, criminals are using technology to collect personal information and commit credit card fraud. If the card reader on the ATM you are using looks unusual, loose or tampered with, alert your financial institution immediately.
    8. Fill out restaurant slips fully or put a line thru the total