The number of Americans who have experienced identity theft has surpassed 27 million, with the incidence rate increasing every year. Substantial measures are in place at your bank to protect your identity and your accounts against theft and fraud. For example, stringent bank privacy policies protect your personal and financial information. Password protection for online transactions helps assure online security. When using our online services, you develop a secret password that only you know. Encryption of online transitions with your bank converts your information into secure code, protecting you against hackers.
Maximum security is possible only with your help. Here’s what you can do to stop these crimes before they happen.
Tools to help prevent identity theft:
Place a fraud alert: (800) 766-0008
Order a credit report: (800) 685-1111
Place a fraud alert: (800) 397-3742
Order a credit report: (800) 397-3742
Place a fraud alert: (800) 680-7289
Order a credit report: (800) 888-4213
*Information provided by American Bankers Association