Japanees need not to carry their ATM Cards for wirdrawing money, balance checking and for other banking ATM transactions. Their Palm is enough for this.
Ogaki Koritz bank going to start Ten Cardless ATM Centers by this September. Customer just need to put his palm on the scanner. Biometric Scanning technology (Fujitz Palm Scanning) scans their complete palms and authorises.
It would be more secure than ATM Card. Only authorised customer can transact with this. Now a days ATM card cloning cases are increasing, so this method would be surely alternative secure method.