Avoiding Tech Support Scams

Imagine you are working on your computer when a popup appears claiming that you have a virus and need to take immediate action. You ask yourself, “What should I do?” The best thing to do is stop, before clicking anything....

/ August 16, 2018

Red Hot Real Estate Fraud

The real estate market is red hot! Across the country, home prices are soaring and new homes cannot be built fast enough. Did you know the crooks are also cashing in on this lucrative market? Real Estate Business Email Compromise...

/ July 31, 2018

Tailoring the My Card Rules App

How are you enjoying the MyCardRules app? My experience with it has been great! Do you like the alerts and control that you now have? Do you use it to monitor your kid’s spending patterns? Do you turn your spouse’s...

/ July 18, 2018

Combating Card Fraud 2.0: MyCardRules app

I am proud to announce a new wave in the fight against card fraud – the MyCardRules app. In June 2017, I wrote an article on combatting card fraud – enabling text alerts. Since that time, Wilson Bank has been...

/ June 20, 2018

Vacation Declined

DON’T GET DECLINED, NOTIFY US Summertime is almost here! WOOHOO! I cannot wait for my family’s summer travel plans. If you are planning an out-of-state vacation this summer, please do not forget to notify us of your plans.  We don’t need a full...

/ May 14, 2018

Spring Cleaning: Dust with Information

Are you glad for the arrival of spring? If you’re like me, spring cleaning is on your mind when the weather finally gets nice. Cluttered closets, jammed garages, plentiful attics stuffed with items that have not seen daylight in years...

/ May 7, 2018

10 Tips for Keeping Your Finances Safe Online

Are you worried about conducting business online? It’s a valid concern. Cyberattacks, hacks, and breaches fill the headlines. Here are 10 quick tips you can use to keep your finances safe while online: Create yourself – As soon as you...

/ April 2, 2018

Do You Enjoy Tax Time?

Do you enjoy tax time? The cybercriminals do! Tax season is upon us, and it’s a very healthy time of year for cybercriminals, who continue to target all industries with W2 phishing email scams. They use legitimate-looking emails asking for...

/ March 14, 2018

Romance Scams: A Billion-dollar Industry

Valentine’s day may have already passed, but romance scams are still trendy. Cybercriminals and groups are turning up the heat on their victims. What is romance scam? Romance scams are plain old fashioned extortion fraud with a new twist –...

/ March 1, 2018
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Moving Beyond the ‘S’: HTTPS

We need to move beyond the S. Specifically, the “S” at the end of HTTPS in our browser bar. It’s 2018, and most of us, myself included, still often validate a website’s authenticity based on whether or not a website...

/ February 8, 2018