Identify theft occurs when someone uses your personal information such as your Social Security number, account number or credit number without your permission, to commit fraud or other crimes. Protect yourself by:
Any consumer can request one free copy of his or her credit report every year. Reviewing your credit report can help you find out if someone has opened unauthorized financial accounts, or taken out unauthorized loans, in your name. Contact the three major credit bureaus to request a copy: Equifax (1-800-685-1111), Experian (1-888-397-3742), and Trans Union (1-800-916-8800).
Understanding the risks of online transaction processing is vital to protecting your personal information. The security tips and links to the websites noted below provide important information and news to help you understand online transaction risks. Also provided are options to help you control these risks. It is important to be informed and proactive. When it comes to internet fraud, account takeover, and identity theft, prevention goes a long way.
Managing your finances using a smartphone or tablet can be very convenient. However, you should consider these safety tips to protect your account information:
For more tips on how to safeguard your online security, click on the links below:
Consumer Information: Identity Theft
Consumer Information: Wiring Money
Protecting Your Business: Start with Security
Consumer Action: Complaints
FDIC Consumer Protection
FTC Fraud Resources
US Department of Homeland Security
Federal Communication Commission – Business Cyber Planner
Federal Trade Commission: Identity Theft by Mobile Phone
Federal Trade Commission: Tips for Using Public Wi-Fi Networks
FDIC EDIE Estimator
Routing Number: 111321814
SWIFT Code: TIBBUS44
Your privacy is very important to us. We would like to advise you that Internet email is not secure. Please do not submit any information that you consider confidential. We recommend you do not include your social security or account number or other specific identifying information.
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