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North Brookfield Savings Bank Warns About Spike in Text Message Scams

Scammers stop at nothing to try to get your personal information, including sending you text messages. Text’s from unknown numbers can be a common occurrence and sometimes they are sent with malicious intent. North Brookfield Savings Bank has gathered the details on text message scams to share how to stay safe, and how to properly report any messages you think […]

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NBSB Notifies Businesses About SBA COVID-19 Loan Relief Scam

North Brookfield Savings Bank’s is always there for our business communities. We make it our mission to ensure businesses are notified of ways to protect their business they work so hard for in the first place. This includes alerting business owners and their employees to scams like the one discussed below.   About the Spoofed SBA Website Scam The Cybersecurity […]

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NBSB’s Advice on How to Keep Your Credit Safe with a Credit Freeze

Credit is important and having a good credit score can help you get a loan for that new car, or help you secure a mortgage for your dream home. Even if you are not making a big purchase, your credit score is important and it travels with you through your financial and personal journey.  So, it stands to reason that […]

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North Brookfield Savings Bank Shares Types of Scams and their Red Flags

Scams. It is not a topic that most people want to talk about, think about, or believe affects them. They often think it won’t happen to them and that they are not going to be tricked. However, scams happen every day to unsuspecting and smart people that come from of all walks of life and it is certainly not something […]

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NBSB’s Advice for Preventing Financial Abuse Among Elderly

Every year, millions of senior citizens become victims of financial fraud. In fact, studies show elder financial abuse costs seniors approximately $3+ billion annually. At NBSB, we urge our older community members and their trusted caregivers to be vigilant. It is of the utmost importance to safeguard all personal information and stay alert to the signs of financial abuse.   […]

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Fraud Alert: NBSB Warns About Unemployment Payment Scam

Scammers are always ready and waiting for opportunities to take advantage of people who are stressed and possibly not being as vigilant as they should be. This is especially true during times like now, when people are feeling uncertain about their financial future or what the next day may bring. That is why more now than ever, it is incredibly […]

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North Brookfield Savings Bank’s COVID-19 Scams & Fraud Awareness

It’s an unfortunate truth that particularly during times of hardship fraudsters and scammers will attempt to take advantage of the situation to steal your money, your personal information, or your identity. It is important, now more than ever, to be as aware and prepared as possible to combat such attempts. In an effort to protect our customers and community members […]

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Coronavirus: Precautionary steps NBSB is taking for your safety and health

Our communities are important to us, as is their safety and health. As the concern surrounding the Coronavirus, COVID-19, grows, we want to keep you informed on the precautionary steps we are taking. As well as, make sure all of our community members have easy access to any necessary and accurate resources. We are working hard to do everything we […]

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NBSB’s Guide to Holiday Giving: Charitable Donations

For many people, it is important to take time during the holiday season to share some kindness and give back to those who are in need. Donating to a charitable cause can be fulfilling, but it’s important to ensure that your gift reaches your intended source. Follow these tips to make informed giving decisions this holiday season:   Give to […]

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