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Computer Security Tips for Bank Customers: A Basic Checklist
July 14, 2023 Fraud prevention
(FDIC Consumer News) Computer-related crimes affecting businesses or consumers are frequently in the news. While federally insured financial institutions are required to have vigorous information security programs to safeguard financial data, consumers also need to know how to protect and maintain their computer systems so they can steer clear …
Can You Spot a Phishing Scam?
October 21, 2022 Personal finances
Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent emails, texts and calls from scammers pretending to be their bank. And in this time of expanded use of online and mobile banking, the problem is only growing worse. In fact, the Federal Trade Commission’s report on fraud estimates that American consumers lost a staggering $5.8 billion to …