Category: Cyber Security Resource

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

New Year, New Security Strategy

The Christmas stockings are stuffed away, and the tree has been taken down; Christmas is officially behind us. 2018 is going to be great! You WILL keep those resolutions. One resolution I want you to have is to increase your...

/ January 2, 2018

Last-Minute Online Shopping Safety

Are you stressed, tired, and busy? You are not alone! Everyone is busy this time of year, and the last thing you need is the added stress of fraud this Christmas season. If you are like the rest of us,...

/ December 21, 2017

Online Jobs: Not Always What You Think

Who wants to earn some extra money this holiday season? Your diva daughter wants designer shoes. A shiny new game console for George would pair well with that new ultra large, curved, UHD TV. The electronics store gives package deals,...

/ November 20, 2017