What is it like to have your bank account hacked?

I'm in the Philippines. My ATM card was probably skimmed. I got a withdrawal that matched a round figure in euros. My bank restored the funds within a few hours, probably because this is a common problem. Later on they disabled international ATM access unless requested.

How to hack bank accounts here in Africa

It's of course possible but unethical and illegal. Your in a very dangerous course in your life and I strongly recommend you reconsider the path you are choosing.Remember, hacking a bank account is one thing. Getting away is another story.The fact you're

How can a traditional bank account be hacked?

Today All most every bank is Mordenised , I think by traditional you mean the bank used by common people.For beginners , its advisable to carry out a hack against banks , as you are likely to blow your cover. & if we discuss the whole procedure on quora we will be jailed.I would like

What is the future of interest rates?

uh very much depends what country you're in but if you're in either the usa, or uk the mostly likely future direction of interest rates is up, although slowly, and probably not until late this year, or next year at earliest, especially with all this very low inflation

Can my bank account be hacked?

Could your bank account be hacked? Almost certainly! It depends on what YOU are doing to prevent it.If you mean could someone break into your personal account and take your money, I would say that is possible more with phishing, social engineering, computer malware, hacking other accounts where you have stored

Can we show some portion of current year PPF investment in the next year tax calculation?

Public provident fund investments come under section 80C and the maximum limit is Rs.1.5lakhs a year. The investments have to made in a particular financial year and they can't be claimed for the next FY.Found this circular on web although it doesn't have the updated limit of investment. http://www.nsiindia.gov.in/write... This would have details about  scheme.

Can I use one mobile number in two different bank accounts?

Yes. I use them all the time. Yet, sometimes the bank which has two or accounts, refuses to register more than one account for same mobile. For example I have same phone number registered for HDFC, ICICI and SBI banks. Yet, on ICICI where I have two accounts, does not accept the registration of second account.

How to protect my bank account from hackers

I am going to answer this off the cuff.There are some very expensive restaurants and there are some very, exclusive is not the right word. Some very high end, extremely well reviewed expensive and hard to get into restaurants.First the former, most fancy

Is it possible to find a bank name from an Indian account number?

It is not a easy to find bank name with account number alone, but it might be possible by a person who have seen many banks account number format of a banks present in particular locality, since bank using different Core banking software will have different account number formats. Even banks using same core banking software have some

What will happen to FD interest rates in next 3 years? Will it decrease or increase?

It will decrease.I will give reasons in very simple language.The inflation rate is reducing. The bankers have not reduced lending rates in proportion to reduction in Repo rate declared by RBI in the last one/two years. There is, therefore, room for reduction. Interest on deposits is reduced when interest on lending is reduced.The central government

Can I use one mobile number in two different bank accounts?

Yes. I use them all the time. Yet, sometimes the bank which has two or accounts, refuses to register more than one account for same mobile. For example I have same phone number registered for HDFC, ICICI and SBI banks. Yet, on ICICI where I have two accounts, does not accept the registration of second account.

Is it possible to find a bank name from an Indian account number?

It is not a easy to find bank name with account number alone, but it might be possible by a person who have seen many banks account number format of a banks present in particular locality, since bank using different Core banking software will have different account number formats. Even banks using same core banking software have some

Can I use one mobile number in two different bank accounts?

Yes. I use them all the time. Yet, sometimes the bank which has two or accounts, refuses to register more than one account for same mobile. For example I have same phone number registered for HDFC, ICICI and SBI banks. Yet, on ICICI where I have two accounts, does not accept the registration of second account.

What will happen to FD interest rates in next 3 years? Will it decrease or increase?

It will decrease.I will give reasons in very simple language.The inflation rate is reducing. The bankers have not reduced lending rates in proportion to reduction in Repo rate declared by RBI in the last one/two years. There is, therefore, room for reduction. Interest on deposits is reduced when interest on lending is reduced.The central government

Can bank accounts be hacked?

Yep! They can - and I'd tell you how, but that would be a conspiracy to commit a crime (aka collusion).At least you were smart enough to post your question anonymously - yet another thing Quora should not allow to be posted anonymously (questions about committing crimes).Unless this was posted as part of a sting

How to protect my bank account from hackers

I am going to answer this off the cuff.There are some very expensive restaurants and there are some very, exclusive is not the right word. Some very high end, extremely well reviewed expensive and hard to get into restaurants.First the former, most fancy

Is it possible to find a bank name from an Indian account number?

It is not a easy to find bank name with account number alone, but it might be possible by a person who have seen many banks account number format of a banks present in particular locality, since bank using different Core banking software will have different account number formats. Even banks using same core banking software have some

Can bank accounts be hacked?

Yep! They can - and I'd tell you how, but that would be a conspiracy to commit a crime (aka collusion).At least you were smart enough to post your question anonymously - yet another thing Quora should not allow to be posted anonymously (questions about committing crimes).Unless this was posted as part of a sting

How to protect my bank account from hackers

I am going to answer this off the cuff.There are some very expensive restaurants and there are some very, exclusive is not the right word. Some very high end, extremely well reviewed expensive and hard to get into restaurants.First the former, most fancy

Can bank accounts be hacked?

Yep! They can - and I'd tell you how, but that would be a conspiracy to commit a crime (aka collusion).At least you were smart enough to post your question anonymously - yet another thing Quora should not allow to be posted anonymously (questions about committing crimes).Unless this was posted as part of a sting

Is it possible to find a bank name from an Indian account number?

It is not a easy to find bank name with account number alone, but it might be possible by a person who have seen many banks account number format of a banks present in particular locality, since bank using different Core banking software will have different account number formats. Even banks using same core banking software have some

What will happen to FD interest rates in next 3 years? Will it decrease or increase?

It will decrease.I will give reasons in very simple language.The inflation rate is reducing. The bankers have not reduced lending rates in proportion to reduction in Repo rate declared by RBI in the last one/two years. There is, therefore, room for reduction. Interest on deposits is reduced when interest on lending is reduced.The central government

How to protect my bank account from hackers

I am going to answer this off the cuff.There are some very expensive restaurants and there are some very, exclusive is not the right word. Some very high end, extremely well reviewed expensive and hard to get into restaurants.First the former, most fancy

Can I use one mobile number in two different bank accounts?

Yes. I use them all the time. Yet, sometimes the bank which has two or accounts, refuses to register more than one account for same mobile. For example I have same phone number registered for HDFC, ICICI and SBI banks. Yet, on ICICI where I have two accounts, does not accept the registration of second account.

Why are the pros and cons of an investment banking career?

Pros:Good training for any other work finance-related (private equity, corporate finance...)High salary from the start Good reputation A chance to explore other departments of banks if you want to change your carier ConsMassive amount of work Competition with other coworkersStressful As you

What would happen if central banks ceased to exist?

Central bank services are often deeply intertwined with the financial sector. If they are "phased out" in an abrupt manner, immediate impacts to the financial sector and the greater economy will be severe. The following services are currently performed by the

What are the pros and cons of an investment banking job?

Pros would be:Better paying job - decent salaryGain knowledge in the industry - it depends on how one best uses the resources available within to understand and enhance knowledge. Try to be an expert in the field /profileUnderstand how money works in a corporate!Cons would be:Work pressure in meeting

Why are the pros and cons of an investment banking career?

Pros:Good training for any other work finance-related (private equity, corporate finance...)High salary from the start Good reputation A chance to explore other departments of banks if you want to change your carier ConsMassive amount of work Competition with other coworkersStressful As you

Can bank accounts be hacked?

Yep! They can - and I'd tell you how, but that would be a conspiracy to commit a crime (aka collusion).At least you were smart enough to post your question anonymously - yet another thing Quora should not allow to be posted anonymously (questions about committing crimes).Unless this was posted as part of a sting

What are the Pros and Cons of creating and investing in a Family Bank?

That all depends on how well your family gets along. My maternal family would probably work out wonderfully, but my parental side would singlehandedly cause a spike in murder rates. You already laid out most  of the pros. The cons would be legal complications, business and family can get messy when

If I want to become bank manager then which subject I should take after 10th?

It doesn't matter which stream you are gonna choose to become a bank employee. The banking exams questions pattern has been designed in such a way that they would check our hold on maths, reasoning, GK and English. I would

Do check cashing places verify any information or do the employees just say that if they're suspicious and don't want to cash it?

It's both.They can do the verification to the protocol but they also use their common sense and they make judgement calls on suspicious people.The way you can prove this is to go into a check cashing place or bank and

Why does it seem so many USA employers pay staff with a cheque?

Most employers use a payroll service. You punch in, it records it and pays you bi-weekly. Direct deposit and it goes straight into your account. It's preferred because you get paid sooner and you don't have to go to the bank and deposit. Employers prefer it because it's cheap and paperless. All the taxes are taken

How much does it cost to open a bank?

Surprisingly not as much as most people think. The key issue has to do the the required capitalization rates which are dictated by the regulatory agencies that oversee banking.

If you receive poor service at a restaurant or a bank, would you give the server/bank employee the finger?

Showing the finger for poor services offered will have the following consequences.1. They may show you the same finger back to you. ( if they are having a bad day at office).2. Or You can get involved in heated/ unpleasant arguments with the restaurant

Is investment banking allowed in Islam (Halal)?

As far as I know, investment banks buy and sell securities, shares and etc.Some of these securities and shares are interest based, and those are the problem. The rest of the finances, i.e., investment, not only is Halal in Islam but is highly encouraged.Islam has a problem with investment