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POS Operator Reveals How Money Can Be Withdrawn Illegally from Someone’s Account, Video Goes Viral

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A young Point of Sale (POS) operator has warned people against getting scammed by fellow operators

According to him, money can be fraudulently withdrawn from the account of someone who patronised a POS vendor

 

The kind man shared tips on how to avoid getting scammed, and people appreciated him on social media

 

According to him, someone’s Bank Verification Number (BVN) can be stolen during a transaction which will be subsequently used to empty the victim’s account.

 

Kind POS operator shares tips to avoid scam

 

He advised people who patronise POS operators to make sure they hold the machine till it approves the transaction.

 

After the transaction has been approved, the customer should press the red (cancel) button so that the transaction and card details will be erased from the POS system.

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According to him, if this is not done, the POS vendor, if fraudulent, can access the customer’s BVN and send it to fraudsters who would hack into the account and empty it. “Once you give them your ATM card, no ever make this mistake.

 

Make sure you no give them the card. Stay with the card then press cancel”, he warned in the video.

 

Watch the video shared by @adeolafayehun below:

 

 

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A post shared by Adeola Fayehun (@adeolafayehun)

 

 

 

 

 

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