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 […]Continue Reading..
ATM Safety Tips October 9, 2018
Protecting Your ATM Card Always protect your ATM card and keep it in a safe place, just like you would cash, credit cards or checks. Do not leave your ATM card lying around the house or on your desk at work. No one should have access to the card but you. Immediately notify your bank […]Continue Reading..
Phish or Spam? No, it’s not what’s for dinner! October 2, 2018
Phish or Spam? No, it’s not what’s for dinner! However, it could be a question you struggle with when deciding what types of email to report to your IT department. Potentially malicious emails make it to your inbox every day, so it’s important for you to understand the difference between a Phishing email and a […]Continue Reading..
Digital Spring Cleaning April 30, 2018
The National Cyber Security Alliance (NCSA) and Better Business Bureau (BBB) are encouraging all consumers to freshen up their online lives by conducting a thorough cleaning of their cyber clutter. These easy, actionable tips from NCSA and the BBB will help you stay cyber safe and protect your personal data and identity. KEEP A CLEAN MACHINE. Ensure […]Continue Reading..
Charity Scam October 9, 2017
In the aftermath of natural disasters, many “charities” run by scam artists pop up to take advantage of Americans’ willingness to help others. Follow these steps to steer clear of crooks looking to make a quick dollar off of your generosity: Avoid charities that seem to have sprung up overnight in response to a […]Continue Reading..