Top ATM Safety Tips

by Andrew Schreiber 16. April 2015
When you’re at an ATM, you may feel somewhat vulnerable. It’s important to acknowledge your vulnerable state and take steps to minimize your exposure. Here are some tips to help you stay safe at an ATM. Be aware of your surroundings. It’s best to use an ATM in a well-lit area that is visible to others. Avoid ATMs that are not facing the road or have blind spots (i.e. on the corner of a building). In addition to the location of the ATM, it’s also important to be wary of an... [More]

Charity Donation with Every Withdrawal

by Admin 10. June 2010
There is a clear, growing trend of organizations trying to figure out how they can incorporate charitable models into their offerings.  Skimming the web, as I do each morning, I found an interesting article on a start-up whose proposed model is to take part of an ATM transaction fee and allow the user to choose a specific charitable organization to donate it to. Disclaimer: 1st Mariner Bank does not endorse Choose Change ATM, nor do we use it's service. According to the ... [More]

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