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Printing error caused 'faceless' P100 bills, BSP says

Dec 28, 2017 - 2:46 PM

(UPDATED) Investigations have been launched to validate claim over some withdrawn 'faceless' and 'faded' P100 bills

FACELESS. Earla Anne Yehey, BPI client, posts photos of withdrawn 4 pieces of P100 bills without the late President Manuel Roxas' face on them. Photo from Yehey's Facebook account

Security Bank, RCBC add anti-fraud measures to debit cards

Sep 18, 2017 - 10:40 PM

Both banks add a remote lock/unlock feature to guard against unauthorized transactions

3 foreigners arrested for ATM skimming in Pampanga

Jul 25, 2017 - 3:00 PM

The suspects – identified as a Nicaraguan Italian and Romanian – allegedly stole P339 300 from various ATMs in the province

The 3 foreigners suspected to be conducting ATM skimming activities cover their faces with their shirts as they were escorted to the conference room in Camp Olivas. (Photo by Jun A. Malig)

House bill wants ATM skimmers jailed for life, fined up to P5 million

Jul 04, 2017 - 8:15 PM

The bill seeks to declare ATM skimming as a crime of economic sabotage

PENALIZING BANK FRAUD. One of the latest devices ATM skimmers are using to retrieve information from bank users. File photo by Rappler

BDO chief likens fight vs ATM skimming to running on treadmill

Jun 22, 2017 - 8:50 PM

In a demo of skimming devices at a House hearing BDO describes how banks react to evolving tools used by fraudsters

ATM THROAT. Skimming devices lie in wait inside an ATM's throat, looking to copy the data on an ATM card.

BPI, BDO take preventive measures to avoid repeat of glitches, fraud

Jun 21, 2017 - 2:48 PM

Testimonies of bank representatives before the Senate reveal loopholes that made their systems vulnerable

ASSURANCE. Two of the biggest banks in the country assures the public there is no need to worry amid glitches and ATM fraud.

BPI ATMs, online banking services unavailable on select June dates

Jun 23, 2016 - 3:18 PM

BPI says its clients can transact in its branches and kiosks and through its contact centers

Smartphones to replace cards at bank machines in US

Feb 21, 2016 - 11:45 AM

The smartphone based system aims to cut transaction time and prevent skimming

epa05111083 (FILE) A file photo dated 28 September n2012 showing a building reflected in the window of a Bank of America branch in New York City, New York, USA. Bank of America released their 4th quarter results on 19 January 2016, saying their 2015 net income was up 9 per cent to 3.3 billion USD, while earnings per diluted share were at 0.28 USD, compared to 0.25 USD. EPA/ANDREW GOMBERT

ATM skimming device found in BPI Tuguegarao City

Dec 08, 2015 - 4:08 PM

Foreigners were caught on CCTV installing the device police say

ENSURE SAFETY. As more users complain about "unauthorized withdrawals" of cash from their ATM cards, authorities advise banks to take steps on how to stop the scam and to ensure safety of the clients' accounts.

More ATM users share horror stories

Nov 27, 2015 - 4:00 PM

UPDATED Most cases reported to Rappler involve Bank of the Philippine Islands ATM accounts and happened in various parts of Metro Manila Rizal and Bacolod

BE CAREFUL. As card skimming is difficult to immediately detect, card holders are advised to check for any signs an ATM has been tampered or compromised. Image from Shutterstock

ATM card skimmers strike at upscale mall in Makati

Nov 20, 2015 - 9:51 PM

UPDATED Two victims of card skimming have come forward saying they last used their cards at a Bank of the Philippine Islands ATM in Powerplant Mall

Eastern Europeans could be behind ATM fraud – BPI

Dec 03, 2014 - 8:53 PM

UPDATED The Bank of the Philippine Islands has information that the skimming activities are similar to what recently apprehended Bulgarians have employed

BDO transactions unavailable on May 25

May 24, 2014 - 6:50 PM

Banco de Oro s ATM network is operational again as of Saturday evening but hardware maintenance work will affect systems again on Sunday May 25

BPI transactions via ATMs, EPS restored

May 27, 2013 - 7:47 PM

UPDATED Other modes of transacting including using the ATMs of other banks BPI is affiliated with as well as phonebanking and Internet banking are up and available