Thursday, April 01, 2010
ABC GMA reports on increase in ATM scams, duplication of debit cards
The news story is by Elisabeth Leamy and Chris Strathmann in a “Consumer News” column, link here.
It is difficult for a consumer to protect herself against this with certainty. It may help to use a neighborhood ATM with which one is familiar. It is more difficult to defend against away from home. Presumably banks would have to make up losses.