Wipe the magnetic strip from your credit card and only use the chip. At the moment I think that's the only way to prevent skimming.


@Edent What impact does that have on using your card?

That link was a (healthy) shock. I thought I was already doing enough by physically checking ATMs before using. Apparently not!


@cbowdon none. At least in Europe everywhere uses the chip.

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