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To biomeric or not biometric atms...

08 February 2014, 19:03
It is my opinion that there are positives on both sides of this idea. One less card to carry and to concerned about, forgetting your wallet somewhere wount leave you stranded are some of the positives. We live in SA, even if they claim they have "liveness" sensors, whats going to stop the criminals to try taking your money by cutting off your finger? Most of them are criminals due to being desperite so they will try. If my wife will be paying for take aways but I want to collect, it would not be possible to do the transaction.

They need to give us the choice if we want to change or not. Its my money and I dont want to be limited on how I can gain access to it.
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