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What is a Personal ATM?

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  • Written By: Luke Arthur
  • Edited By: Heather Bailey
  • Last Modified Date: 22 March 2018
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A personal ATM is a device that can be purchased to help individuals save money in the comfort of their own homes. The personal ATM is a machine that looks like a small-scale version of a traditional ATM machine. This type of machine is commonly used to teach children about saving and provides a safe way for them to do it. The personal ATM has several features which make it attractive including a cumulative balance manager, an alarm, and the ability to withdraw the money in the future.

A personal ATM is a machine that can be purchased from many retail establishments. It looks like a small ATM machine with much of the same functionality as the real thing. Many parents will purchase this type of machine for their children as a way to promote saving. This is a high-tech way for parents to teach children how to handle their money.

In addition to being a popular tool for children, it is also used by teenagers and adults alike. Individuals who have a hard time saving money can benefit from using a personal ATM. These individuals can deposit coins or dollar bills into the ATM and the money will remain safe inside.

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When money is deposited into the machine, a computer system will keep track of how much money is inside. It will recognize coins and bills and will keep track of the proper amount. This makes it easy for savers to see exactly how much money they have saved.

Many personal ATMs also have advanced functions which allow individuals to focus on saving. For example, if an individual had a goal of saving a certain amount of money, the personal ATM could tell him or her how many days it would take to reach the goal at a particular rate of saving. The ATM can also tell the individual how far off he or she is away from the goal.

Putting money into this type of machine is also very safe. Many of the personal ATMs on the market have an alarm system which prevents others from accessing the money inside. If someone else tries to break into the ATM, an alarm will sound and the owner of the ATM will hear it. The money will stay in the ATM until it is withdrawn with the personal identification number (PIN) which has been chosen by the owner of the device.

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