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Beware email requests for confidential information

December 17, 2009

Florida Business Bank does not make it a standard practice to solicit confidential information via email. If you receive such a request, we recommend that you do not respond to the email and contact us immediately at 321-253-1555. You may ask for our bank security officer or another management representative. Thank you.

 

Reminders About Avoiding Identity Theft

December 17, 2009

Identity Theft can affect you in many ways, but there are also many ways to keep your identity from being “hijacked,” and to assist you if you have been a victim of it:

Protect your Social Security number (SSN), credit card and debit card numbers, PINs (personal identification numbers), passwords and other personal information.

Protect your incoming and outgoing mail.

Shred financial trash.

Keep a close watch on your bank account statements and credit card bills.

Avoid identity theft on the Internet.

Review your credit record and report fraudulent activity.

Contact the Federal Trade Commission for additional information.