NOTICE OF CHANGES IN TEMPORARY FDIC INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR TRANSACTION ACCOUNTS

As of January 1, 2013, the standard maximum FDIC deposit insurance amount will be $250,000.

Cybersecurity Protection Tips & Resources

 

 

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Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States.  In 2014, there were 12.7 million victims of identity fraud in the U.S., according to Javelin Strategy and Research.  Fox River State Bank recommends following the tips to keep your information - and your money - safe.  Read more here...   Though the Internet has many advantages, it can also make users vulnerable to fraud, identity theft, and other scams.  According to Symantec, 12 adults become victim of cybercrime every second.  Fox River State Bank recommends these tips to keep you safe online.  Read more here...
     
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Your mobile device provides convenient access to your email, bank, and social media accounts.  Unfortunately, it can potentially provide the same convenient access to criminals.  Fox River State Bank recommends following these tips to keep your information - and your money - safe.  Read more here...   Corporate account takeover is a type of fraud where thieves gain access to a business' finances to make unauthorized transactions, including transferring funds from the company, creating and adding new fake employees to payroll, and stealing sensitive customer information that may not be recoverable.  Fox River State Bank recommends following these tips to keep your small business safe.  Read more here...

 

 


 

 

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has published a special edition of their quarterly  FDIC Consumer News (Winter 2016) entitled "A Bank Customer's Guide to Cybersecurity."  This publication includes important articles about:

Safety precautions to take before connecting to the Internet with a personal computer, laptop, smartphone or tablet
Tips on how to avoid identity theft online
What to know about the roles that banks and the government play in protecting consumers

The guide also includes additional resources to help educate consumers about fraud.

 

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