Tips for consumers on Data Privacy
Community banks have worked aggressively to protect their customers follwing recent consumer data breaches. They have been informing customers about commuinty banks' multiple layers of security protection, monitoring customer accounts for fraudulent activity, reissuing credit cand debit cards to consumers as appropriate and educating consumers on how to avoid fraud. If charges you did not make appear on your credit or debit cards, alert your commuinty bank immediately.
"The latest data breaches at retailers such as Target and Nieman Marcus remind us that criminals are looking to capture sensitive consumer financial information and personal data online and in-person," sand Bill Loving, ICBA charman and president and CEO of Pendleton Community Bank, Franklin, W.Va. "The commuinty banking industry wants consumers to have as much information as possible so they can help protect themselves against these types of attacks."
ICBA provides consumers valuable tips when it comes to taking proactive security measures:
"Contact your community bank immediately if you think any of your financial data has been compromised," Loving said. If you have further questions about Identity Theft, the security of your information, or suspect you have been a victim of Identity Theft or Fraud please call us immediately at 417-753-2836.
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