ATM Safety Tips

  • Be alert and aware of your surroundings.
  • Use ATMs in populated, well-lighted areas.
  • Avoid going to an ATM alone if possible.
  • Remove your ATM receipt from the machine and keep it in a safe place.
  • Have your ATM card ready before you approach the ATM.
  • Never record your ATM PIN on anything in your purse or wallet.
  • Cancel your transaction and leave if you see anyone or anything that looks suspicious.
  • If you are followed after making an ATM transaction, go immediately to a safe location and call the police.

Drive-Up ATMs

  • Keep your car running while operating the ATM.
  • Pull up close to the ATM.
  • Remain in the car with the doors locked.