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Mike 77 CJ5
07-21-2008, 07:37 PM
Subject: FW: ATM Robbery
>>
>> >> The recent tragedy of a young woman being kidnapped and eventually
>> >> killed after she had repeatedly given the kidnapper a wrong PIN to
>> >> her ATM card. If she knew the method below, she could have been
>> >> saved. So I think it is important enough to let you know. Here you
>> >> go.
>> >>
>> >> If you should ever be forced by a robber to withdraw money from an
>> >> ATM machine, you can notify the police by entering your Pin # in
>> >> reverse.
>> >> For example if your pin number is 1234 then you would put in 4321.
>> >> The ATM recognizes that your pin number is backwards from the ATM
>> >> card you placed in the machine.
>> >> The machine will still give you the money you requested, but unknown
>> >> to the robber, the police will be immediately dispatched to help
you.
>> >> This information was recently broadcasted on FOX TV and it states
>> >> that it is seldom used because people don't know it exists.
>> >>
>> >> Please pass this along to everyone possible

ShmUDE
07-21-2008, 07:39 PM
doubt it.

sounds like another chain email to me...

Mike 77 CJ5
07-21-2008, 07:41 PM
It was on Fox news this morning, but maybe

azcaddman
07-21-2008, 07:43 PM
Fail (http://www.snopes.com/business/bank/pinalert.asp)

Mike 77 CJ5
07-21-2008, 07:46 PM
Sorry my bad

ShmUDE
07-21-2008, 07:47 PM
It was on Fox news this morning, but maybe

and everything on the news is true...:pinch:

Mike 77 CJ5
07-21-2008, 07:54 PM
Trying to be helpful, but got some bad info. Sorry

alanntamtam
07-25-2008, 10:20 AM
That myth was busted on Myth Busters.

lancetkenyon
07-25-2008, 08:27 PM
Good try though, that would be a great idea.

Erich
07-26-2008, 02:06 PM
Subject: FW: ATM Robbery
>>
>> >> The recent tragedy of a young woman being kidnapped and eventually
>> >> killed after she had repeatedly given the kidnapper a wrong PIN to
>> >> her ATM card. If she knew the method below, she could have been
>> >> saved. So I think it is important enough to let you know. Here you
>> >> go.
>> >>
>> >> If you should ever be forced by a robber to withdraw money from an
>> >> ATM machine, you can notify the police by entering your Pin # in
>> >> reverse.
>> >> For example if your pin number is 1234 then you would put in 4321.
>> >> The ATM recognizes that your pin number is backwards from the ATM
>> >> card you placed in the machine.
>> >> The machine will still give you the money you requested, but unknown
>> >> to the robber, the police will be immediately dispatched to help
you.
>> >> This information was recently broadcasted on FOX TV and it states
>> >> that it is seldom used because people don't know it exists.
>> >>
>> >> Please pass this along to everyone possible

100% BS!
Up until about 5min. from now my atm password was 6996. So backward its 6996. hmmm.
Please dont post chain mail on here. ALL of them are 99.9% BS.
Not to mention Fox news is BS to boot. Its not News, its what they want us to think is the news.

Haughton
07-27-2008, 09:21 AM
100% BS!
Not to mention Fox news is BS to boot. Its not News, its what they want us to think is the news.

Fox news is a morning talk and entertainment show. Not news.

OlneyJeeps
07-27-2008, 09:47 AM
Good to hear is BS... I was thinking I would have to change my password from 14149886578624566542687568894141 to 14149886578624566542687568894141 :aagh::aagh: