Friday, December 23, 2011
So that you don't find yourself in the same situation, here are some tips for using their ATMs.
1. Make sure the card you are using has a 4 digit all numeric pin. You will not find any letters on the French ATMs. And no pin longer than 4 digits.
2. Most ATMs cap you at 300 euros. BNP may allow lager withdrawals (that is the one I used).
3. ATMs buttons:
VALIDATE = ENTER
CORRIGER = CORRECT (go back/ erase)
ANNULER = CANCEL
4. The French banks you will see most often with ATMs are
5. Look for the Plus, Star, Cirrus to avoid extra fees
and off you go, money in hand!