Reverse Pin ATM - Urban Legend

 

We would like to advise all readers that the “ATM PIN NUMBER REVERSAL” article that is doing the rounds in Weybridge is in fact an urban legend.

If you enter your PIN number incorrectly then all that will happen is that the ATM (or cashpoint if you prefer) will advise you that your PIN is wrong and to please try again. After 3 attempts your card will be swallowed by the machine and you

This urban legend has been doing the rounds for a number of years and has been discredited by a number of reliable sources included Martin Lewis (the "money saving expert"), Snopes (an urban legend checking site) and police forces around the world.