Information or disinformation
I can call from a telephone box using my bank card
TRUE : this function exists, but it is tending to disappear with the mass use of portables to the detriment of telephone boxes. In telephone boxes, the CB window sticker is displayed.
If I am threatened in front of a cash machine, I can give the alert by entering my code backwards.
If my bank sends me an e-mail requesting me to update my bank details, I must reply immediately
In France, a merchant can add fees for settlement by bank card, especially in the case of amounts less than €15.
The CB card that I use remains the property of my bank.
The second figure in the number of the CB card corresponds to the user’s sex, as for the French medical-insurance card.
To evade the strong authentication system by SMS, a fraudster could call my bank, state that they have changed telephone numbers and give their own.
When I make a payment over the Internet, my bank can send me a text message to communicate a code to finalise my transaction.
When a small padlock appears alongside the URL of the site on which I make online payments, this means that the banking information that i give is secured.