There are some odd variations on the pin pads out there. Some are using chips now which is an altogether new confusion since we’ve all developed the muscle memory of swiping these cards. The swiping is ingrained deep. The HOWS of swiping are varied though, and that’s what tricks people up from time to time. The simple instructions of “Strip down, facing me” from the cashier is unfortunately misconstrued from time to time.

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