PIN number

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Noun1.PIN number - a number you choose and use to gain access to various accountsPIN number - a number you choose and use to gain access to various accounts
identification number, number - a numeral or string of numerals that is used for identification; "she refused to give them her Social Security number"
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When Bentley's bag was searched, they found one of the stolen cards with the PIN number written on the back.
A CRUEL trickster claiming to be a police officer conned a Solihull pensioner into revealing her PIN number before stealing hundreds of pounds from her bank account.
Currently, motorists who wish to pay for petrol using credit or debit card, must either give petrol station attendants their PIN number or exit their vehicles and enter the four-digit code themselves.
He advised that bank customers should use their left hand for covering when keying in their pin number so that if there is a camera placed on top is unable to capture it.
People will be able to make card payments using their fingerprint instead of their pin number under a new initiative.
Rather than fumbling for change and holding up a hungry lunch line, the child simply enters his PIN number and the cost of the lunch is deducted from his account.
In a statement, the Bank's administration said that there two methods of scamming taking place by this gang: the first being switching the client's card with another one stolen before by portending to help them and watching the client as they enter their PIN number.
The on-screen instructions will be followed by customers, which will be taken to a payment screen to purchase their web chat pin number at the flat rate fee of Au3.
The woman had left her PIN number in her purse with her bank cards and thieves used the cards at a cashpoint to steal money from her account.
He said: "Criminals will use rogue devices on the front of cash machines to dupe people and get their hands on their bank funds, and may place cameras in the device to record the pin number that has been entered.
Never write your pin number down and keep it with your ATM card.
He then pulled up his truck at an angle behind them and watched the person enter their PIN number.