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GOOD TO KNOW!! If a thief forces you to take money from an ATM, do not argue or resist. What you should do is punch your pin in reverse. EX: if your pin is 1234 you punch 4321. The moment you punch in the reverse, the money will come out but will be stuck in the machine and the machine will immediately alert the police without the theifs knowledge. Every ATM has this feature. Share this to your most popular board.

GOOD TO KNOW!! If a thief forces you to take money from an ATM, do not argue or resist. What you should do is punch your pin in reverse. EX: if your pin is 1234 you punch 4321. The moment you punch in the reverse, the money will come out but will be stuck in the machine and the machine will immediately alert the police without the theifs knowledge. Every ATM has this feature. Share this to your most popular board.

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There's a post circulating on Pinterest saying that if a thief forces you to withdraw money from an ATM, if you just type in your PIN backwards that it will alert the police. This is FALSE. Do not try it; it will likely lead to more danger. This links to an article talking about the hoax.

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Dangerous Fake :Reverse PIN Panic Code - The respondent banks reported that none of their ATMs currently have installed, or have ever had installed, an emergency-PIN system of any sort. The ATM manufacturer Diebold confirms that, to its knowledge, no ATMs have or have had an emergency-PIN system. Read http://www.snopes.com/business/bank/pinalert.asp#fPuPzTPtovU0Rdmi.99

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