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IDENTITY THEFT AND FRAUD
What is Identity Theft
Identity theft is the act of impersonating another, by means of using that person's personal and/or financial information, such as birth date, Social Security number, address, name, and credit card or bank account numbers, with the intent to commit a crime.
An Important Message About Fraud
1st Bank Yuma takes Fraud very seriously and we have a system in place to monitor your debit card activity to help detect attempts at fraudulent activity. You may receive a telephone call from our Transaction Review Department to verify recent transactions on your debit card. They will not ask for a the card number, PIN, account number, balance, or your Social Security Number. Please call back as soon as possible if you receive a voice message from us.
HOW TO PROTECT YOURSELF
How to Protect Yourself from Identity Theft This is a great site put together by the Federal Trade Commission. Learn what you can do to protect yourself, as well as what steps to take if you think you have been a victim. Click here!
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