Archive for the ‘Safety and Security’
08/23/2018 Tips for Protecting Yourself Online
Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. North Brookfield Savings Bank recommends the following tips to help keep your information safe online: Keep your computers and mobile devices up to date. Having the latest security software, web browser, and operating system are the best defenses against viruses, malware, and other online […]Continue Reading..
In an effort to stop financial fraud that victimizes senior citizens, North Brookfield Savings Bank is offering some helpful guidelines. Every year, millions of senior citizens are victims of financial fraud. In fact, studies show elder financial abuse costs seniors approximately $2.9 billion annually. NBSB is urging older customers and their trusted caregivers to […]Continue Reading..
07/30/2018 Ways to Protect Your Mobile Device
Your mobile device provides convenient access to your email, bank and social media accounts. Unfortunately, it can potentially provide the same convenient access for criminals. North Brookfield Savings Bank recommends following these tips to keep your information – and your money – safe. Use the passcode lock on your smartphone and other devices. […]Continue Reading..
North Brookfield Savings Bank alerts community against popular scams. A top priority of North Brookfield Savings Bank is to provide quality protection and customer service. Instances where individuals have fallen victim to lottery scams perpetuated through faulty checks or award letters are increasing, and the Bank is taking this opportunity to alert the […]Continue Reading..
12/06/2017 North Brookfield Savings Bank Suggests 7 Ways to Avoid Online Fraud with Holiday Shopping
With more and more holiday shopping being completed online each year, North Brookfield Savings Bank (NBSB) continues to bring awareness to the important topic of cybersecurity by highlighting seven tips to help its community members protect themselves from online fraud. Every year, millions of consumers fall victim to cybercrime. According to the FBI’s Internet […]Continue Reading..
In order to increase customer security when using its debit cards, North Brookfield Savings Bank has begun issuing debit cards with embedded computer chips called EMV chips. Across the country, a transition to EMV chip cards began in October 2015, encouraging merchants and financial institutions countrywide to deploy the new cards. An extremely significant improvement in […]Continue Reading..