The holiday season is here and time to enjoy good times with family and friends, but unfortunately, fraudsters are always ready to crash the party! Safeguarding your account information is crucial, especially this time of year as so many of us enjoy the convenience of online shopping. Please routinely monitor your accounts for ANY suspicious activity of any type—ACH entries, debit card transactions and even fraudulent/altered checks. If you see anything unauthorized or that appears questionable, please report it to us immediately by phone 256-718-4200 or a visit to your local branch.
For more information, please visit the following link for more details on how to protect yourself.
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Identity Theft is the most popular and profitable form of consumer fraud. It occurs when someone uses your personal information such as your name, Social Security number, credit card number or other identifying information, without your permission to commit fraud or other crimes. While First Southern Bank works to protect your banking privacy, you also play an important role in protecting your information.
More information about the different types of fraud, malware and cybersecurity trends is located on your Security page and provides more tips on how to protect yourself online.
Contact us immediately at 1-800-625-7131 or (256)718-4200 if you notice any suspicious or unusual activity related to any of your First Southern Bank accounts.
If you need to report a lost or stolen debit card issued by First Southern Bank, please call 1-866-546-8273
If you need to report a lost or stolen credit card issued by First Southern Bank, please call 1-866-598-1769