I have a BCA card and I have found more businesses have a debit terminal so I have been using that more often, especially with so many people having problems with ATMs getting skimmed.
I have noticed though at some places, they write down your number and save it in their computer. I wonder why...
My wife was having get money out of her BRI account over the weekend. This explains why. Apparently it was very busy this morning at their branch in Singaraja.
Customers of state-owned lender Bank Rakyat Indonesia (BRI) are receiving notifications from the bank over their debit cards having...
My wife had her card skimmed at an ATM here. It is a local BNI account.
She thinks the bank won't reimburse her the money. I believe most international banks reimburse the money when this happens.
Anyone have experience with this?
The app is designed to detect fuel pump skimmers by scanning for bluetooth devices.
It would be interesting to see if it could be used with ATMs. Anyway a good idea for an app and maybe someone might develop it further...
A Perth teenager allegedly found with a white powder at a Bali nightclub will remain "locked up" as he and the suspicious substance undergo testing, police have said.
Jamie Murphy, 18, was arrested at Bali's popular Kuta nightclub precinct early today, after a security search at Skygarden...
Does anyone know where there is a phone that I can use to make an international reverse charge call (bloody banks and their security codes) Denpasar/Kuta area hopefully? Post offices had them once or do they still? Thanks in advance
You don't often hear of shark attacks in Bali. Here's one I just came across:
San Diego surfer shares story of shark attack in Bali | FOX5 San Diego - San Diego News, Weather, Traffic and Sports | KSWB
Also, this involves a concept I'm not 100% comfortable with but haven't thought about it...
The second-largest city in Indonesia, Surabaya, has approved a bylaw that bans the production, distribution and consumption of alcoholic beverages.
“If in three months [Governor] Soekarwo does not respond to this bylaw, it would be enacted directly in Surabaya. The bylaw does not contradict...
I just saw this referenced on Reddit:
He found this one on an ATM in front of Hardy's Sanur. It's a camera inside the number pad cover that records you entering your PIN number.
I don't know how they got the card...
I have seen some facebook posts about people saying their credit cards have been charged without their knowledge and at least in one case they never even used it in Bali.
People are now suggesting to put their cards in protective sleeves. Does this really do anything? This is what I found from...
Arriving next Friday at about 3.30pm so should be on the road by 4.30pm
1. Length of time to get To Candi Dasa .
2. Where to change money on the way or wait till Candi Dasa (need local currency before arriving at hotel)
Happy new year
I have about $40,000 aud to send to Bali. How much can I send at a time without having it flagged or paperwork needed over in Bali? I'm sure if I sent the whole chunk at once there would be questions and maybe "fees" that go with that..
Thinking of either western union or direct from my...
I'm not Canadian but do you recognize this?:icon_e_surprised:
Pass this along to Canadians who need a laugh and foreigners who can learn something about Canada and then enjoy a good chuckle.
Let's face it: Canadians are a rare breed.
The Official Canadian Temperature Conversion Chart...
Does anyone know the reason people are having trouble getting money out of an ATM in Bali?
I have seen lots of theories to do with chips, problems with VISA, skimmers, Indonesian currency problems etc, etc, but I was wondering if anyone can shed any light on the actual problem.
A quote from bali Discovery
Nusa Penida only got its first ATMs recently, the Internet connectivity is poor, the standard of accommodation would hardly suit financial high-fliers, and access to Ngurah Rai airport is not overly convenient. What the hell is he thinking about? Why not think of...
Seven Balinese police officers will go on trial for extortion after an investigation confirmed they received a bribe from a group of Australians apprehended after hiring strippers at a buck's night in Seminyak.
Bali Deputy Police Chief Nyoman Suryasta said firm action would be taken against the...
I'm living in Seminyak now and trying to get everything set up. I had a few questions and would highly appreciate some of your help with them:
Where's the best supermarket? I plan on doing a lot of cooking.
My room doesn't have a kitchen. I'm thinking about getting a portable stove so I can...