Prevent Credit Card Fraud


Don't give out account information over the phone unless you place the phone call. Shred expired credit cards before throwing away. Credit card applications also need to be shredded. Keep a record of your account … [Read more...]

Vacant Land For Sale


Civic Bank & Trust currently has the following bank owned properties for sale. The listing agent’s name and contact information are included with each property. All negotiations are handled through the … [Read more...]

Tax-Related Identity Theft


Most victims of identity theft aren't aware they are a victim until they file their tax returns. Tax-related identity theft is a serious matter and the IRS warns it can take up to 180 days to resolve. There are signs … [Read more...]

Phishing Prevention


Have you ever received an email from what appears to be a reputable company, such as a bank or government agency, requesting personal information? The request may be to click on a link in an email and provide your social … [Read more...]

Documents should you shred


In a recent report from Javelen Strategy and Research, every 2 seconds an American is hit with identity fraud. Identity Fraud is on the rise as criminals discover new ways to access your information but it can be … [Read more...]