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I forgot my bank's password and I can't recover it online.

Discussion in 'BlackHat Lounge' started by mapleisaac, Mar 5, 2013.

  1. mapleisaac

    mapleisaac Newbie

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    Why people need a cellphone to recover it? I don't have one, so I have to drive to bank tomorrow! horrible~
     
  2. switch_2012

    switch_2012 Power Member

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    its for your own security - you DONT have a phone????
     
  3. gooey

    gooey Newbie

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    if you have an id or a debit card then bring those with you. they usually can just send the reset password link to the email registered on the account, but you probably don't have an email either. :rolleyes:

    i hope you not try steal someone hard earn money, there kids go starve
     
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  4. hpv222

    hpv222 Power Member

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    That's pretty much what every bank does, mine will never send the password over a phone either; better safe than sorry I guess
     
  5. srb888

    srb888 Elite Member

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    What's the big deal in walking/driving to the bank and giving a proper application?

    Somethings are MUCH better done in the real world than online... no need of examples on this. lol

    :D
     
  6. TheMasterOfMoney

    TheMasterOfMoney Jr. VIP Jr. VIP Premium Member

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    I had the same problem, you have to go there in person, for security reasons they cant give it online or on the phone
     
  7. Roparadise

    Roparadise BANNED BANNED

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    Thats why you should make it a random 4 words and then some numbers if needed,its more secure that way and easier to remember.

    http://andreasviklund.com/learn/how-to-create-an-easy-to-remember-and-strong-password/
     
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    tompots Elite Member Premium Member

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    Gogol Elite Member

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    The bank guys need 10 minutes to change your password. Go to any of the nearby branches and ask for a password reset. THey might give you a request form which you need to fill up. Depending on your bank and country, the ATMs might also allow you to change the online password.