Here’s What A Card Skimmer Looks Like On An ATM

April 21st, 2009 by admin


A lot of you have been asking to see what a skimmer looks like before it’s yanked off an ATM. Are they easy to spot or virtually unnoticeable? Our reader Timeus works for a bank and deals with this sort of thing every day, and he sent in the following photos. Enjoy.

Timeus also points out that even though the standard customer service rep may have no idea how to respond to your call if you try to report a suspected tampering, the bank’s ATM security people will definitely want to know. He left a lot of good information in the comments to this post, so we’ve collected it together below for easier access.

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