Getting your wallet or purse stolen can be such a scary and stressful ordeal. It has happened to me before and I can tell you it was an absolute nightmare. Obviously I was gutted about losing some cash, but I was more upset that I had lost all of my cards. It’s a scary prospect knowing someone could potentially fraud your entire existence. I couldn’t get on the phone to the bank quick enough.
However, did you know that there is now a way for thieves to steal your ATM information without even laying hands on your card. It has nothing to do with online scammers, although that is a big thing at the moment. This threat can be present in any grocery store, pharmacy or anywhere with a keypad for debit card PINs.
Professional Mark Rober explains this new threat, and most importantly, a simple way to keep yourself from becoming a victim to the threat. This YouTube video has racked up over a whopping 18 million views, so it is definitely worth a watch.
I was utterly shocked by what I saw, I can’t believe this is actually a thing. With advancements in technology evolving at a rapid rate, I think it is necessary that we work on protecting our data. We are all vulnerable, and we are all at risk. Everyone should see this. This type of threat is becoming more and more apparent in the news and we need to act fast.
HERE’S WHAT YOU CAN DO TO PREVENT YOURSELF FROM BECOMING A VICTIM:
WATCH THE VIDEO HERE:
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