Pickpocketing and RFID digital theft are two ongoing problems affecting tourists as well as normal people around the world. When travelling overseas, pickpocketing is the major issue in the crowded tourist locations.
While Pickpocketing can be a crisis, when you discover that your wallet has been stolen by some thief, you won’t report to Police. Because, you don’t want to waste the time in investigating for a lengthy period of time. Most people don’t bother about filing a police report, because it is lower priority crime.
But, when you are facing any kind of identity theft, it will affect you a lot. Digital identity thieves are using RFID scanner or skimmers in public places to steal your credit card information or any other identity information. The worst thing is you will know that identity theft happened, after your bank balance got reduced. Until that you don’t know because, it only takes a few seconds to steal your information with a digital scanner or skimmer.
Identity fraud hits a record number in many countries of the world. In such situation, you must take some steps to stay safe from electronic pickpocketing. The only way to avoid skimming is using RFID protectors. RFID protective feature available in wallets, waist bags and backpacks.
Backpack having some excellent features to protect the belongings present inside it known as “Anti-Theft Backpack”. Anti-theft backpacks have several features to protect your valuables like tear-proof material, water-resistant, inner and outer compartments, strong straps and RFID protectors.
Anti-theft backpack with charger is another feature to charge your mobile using USB charging port attached to backpack. An anti-theft backpack got a reflector on the pack to ensure that you will be seen no matter what times of day or night it may be. Backpacks have a transit-card pocket on the strap for easy access to your commuter card, because it is water-repellent.
An anti-theft backpack is made from light weight fabric. Though it is light weight, fabric is strong enough to prevent slashes or cut. The back and shoulder straps are also nicely padded to make it comfortable to wear.
The RFID feature of anti-theft backpack helps to avoid identity theft. Backpacks will be having separate RFID blocking holder to place all your credit card, identity card or passport whatever you carry to travel. When you place inside RFID protective pockets, digital pickpocket won’t scan your details using skimmer.
Hence, an anti-theft backpack is highly recommended to use when you are traveling with important documents and cards.