Reply to post: Re: Massive outbreak of skimmers in U.S.

Sneaky skimmer scam stings several Safeway supermarkets

Richard 12 Silver badge

Re: Massive outbreak of skimmers in U.S.

The "oh, I have some extra coins" thing is also a common scam.

By bouncing a few coins around it's relatively easy to get a tired cashier to give too much change - or even the original large note back.

So they are always told "ring it all into the till, give exactly what it says".

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