Posts tagged "identity theft prevention"

October 23, 2020 – October is Cyber Security Month. In a world full of technology, it is vital to be cyber smart and secure. We have put together some tips on keeping your electronic devices secure from people who may want to steal your information. Your Passwords – It’s incredible how many passwords we have to […]

February 13, 2020 – Decorah & Cresco – Con artists target people age 60 and older swindling more than 7 million Americans out of almost $3 billion each year. In an effort to prevent these losses, Northeast Iowa Retired and Senior Volunteer Program (NEI RSVP) and the Iowa Insurance Division will be presenting “Iowa Fraud […]

January 23, 2019 – Here are some ATM safety tips: Observe your surroundings before using an ATM. Memorize your debit card PIN. Do not approach an ATM with account information written down. Onsite Bank ATMs are recommended over convenience store ATMs and gas terminals. These ATMs are checked frequently and have cameras. Before using an […]

October 23, 2019 – Decorah & Cresco – Take a minute to think about all the ways you are connected to the world. Do you have a smartphone? Some kind of tablet? What about a smart TV? Perhaps you own a gaming system with online capabilities. The average U.S. household actually has 5.7 connected devices, […]

June 27, 2019 – Decorah & Cresco – As a business owner, there’s nothing more frustrating than theft. Altered and forged checks waste your time and money. Positive Pay is a paper check fraud prevention tool that matches the checks being presented for payment to a list of issued checks provided by your business. If […]