Contact Us

How to Spot a Card Skimmer in Colorado

HSBC Announce 62 British Branches To Close By The End Of The Year
Credit: Getty Images

It’s everyone’s worst nightmare. You go to an ATM to take money out, and you notice a couple days later that your account has been breached with thousands withdrawn.

You’re first instinct (as well as would be mine) is to freak out and worry about if you’re going to be able to pay your bills. Don’t fret, because your bank is always there to protect you from these instances occurring.

However, they do occur and it seems like they are happening more frequently here in the state of Colorado.

They’ve been found at local Safeway stores, and where they are seen the most is at gas stations throughout the region. 

And card skimmer manufacturers are getting very sophisticated now, as they try to make it even harder for a Colorado consumer to detect them.

The question for you is do you know how to spot a card skimmer that has been placed at one of our local merchants?

If you need to be updated on what you need to watch out for, check out this video which will give you a couple unique ways that you can spot a skimmer.

And after you watch this video, use these tools whenever you need them to make sure you try to protect yourself as much as possible!


Subscribe to K99 on

Best of K99

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for K99 Country Club quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive K99 Country Club contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.