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Mobile Bank App Upgrade-Coming Soon March 14, 2019

Forward Bank is dedicated to providing the best tools and banking experience for our customers. That’s why we’re upgrading our current Mobile Bank App. New features will include:      Login with your fingerprint Use your fingerprint for faster, easier, and safer access to your mobile bank app account.             […]

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Protect Yourself from Gift Card Scam December 6, 2018

It is being reported that several old and reliable scams are circulating in the area. These have included email impersonations of executives requesting gift cards for the holidays, human resource record requests, payroll information changes, and fraudulent local sports fundraising campaigns.   With the holiday season these activities usually peak.    A few businesses in […]

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Are You Covered for 2019? Don’t Miss the Deadline! November 26, 2018

It’s a busy time of year. The holidays have rushed in and you’re probably swamped with shopping, decorating, parties, and visits from the in-laws. In the midst of year-end chaos, don’t miss an important deadline. Open Enrollment for 2019 coverage under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) ends on Saturday, December 15. Have you signed up […]

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Correct Way to Dispose of Old Computers October 24, 2018

Getting rid of your old computer? You can ensure its hard drive doesn’t become a treasure chest for identity thieves. Use a program that overwrites or wipes the hard drive many times. Or remove the hard drive, and physically destroy it.   Understand Your Hard Drive Computers often hold personal and financial information, including: passwords […]

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Protecting Yourself Online October 15, 2018

Though the internet has many advantages, it can also make users vulnerable to fraud, identity theft and other scams. According to a Norton Cybercrime Report, 143 million U.S. consumers were victims of cybercrime in 2017. The American Bankers Association recommends the following tips to keep you safe online: Keep your computers and mobile devices up to […]

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