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Protect Your Cougar Card

Decoded or damaged Cougar Cards may be rejected by the card readers.

  • Do not bend, fold, or expose your card to excessive heat, washing, or other damaging elements.
  • Do not pass your card through any other system (e.g., automated bank tellers), as decoding may occur.
  • Do not let the black strip on your card rub up against another card's black strip, as decoding may occur.
  • Do not leave your card on or near a TV, stereo, telephone, microwave oven, or other electromagnetic equipment.
  • Do not punch holes in your card. This may make it unusable in any reader.