Pickpocketing Techniques

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ATM Schemes: How to Keep Your Money Safe from Pickpockets

Not all pickpockets like to hang around crowded tourist attractions. Some of them like to pick easy targets at ATMs, where people are vulnerable. Pickpockets might be a crafty bunch, but you can outsmart them by being aware of their tactics and by using anti-theft proof gear.  How the Schemes Work Aside from card skimming, pickpocketing is a common crime around ATM areas. These street thieves know you have money....

Restaurant Scams: Everything You Need to Know

Pickpockets are everywhere—even in restaurants. Since most people aren’t aware that shady individuals can cook up all kinds of schemes in these places, thieves are often very successful when they strike. But don’t beat yourself up if you’ve let your guard down once, and lost your wallet as a result. After all, a restaurant is supposed to be a place where you can enjoy your food and the company of...