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Privacy Protection

Do's and don'ts for privacy protection.

  • Never include sensitive information in email. 
  • Never click on links within an email. It's safer to retype the web address into your browser.
  • Don’t open attachments from strangers. 
  • Don’t open attachments with odd filename extensions. 
  • Watch for fraudulent emails. They often contain bad grammar and spelling. 
  • Always log off from websites where you used your login credentials such as username and password.
  • Utilize automatic timeout features that prevent others from continuing your online banking sessions in case you leave your computer unattended. 
  • Sign up to receive e-Statements and protect yourself from mail fraud.
  • Safeguard your Social Security number and PINs for your Debit/ATM or credit cards
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