Protecting Yourself and Loved-ones from Fraud
The internet, computers and our reliance on technology has opened a world of opportunity for criminals to steal your identity and money from your bank accounts. That is why we have established this web page. To provide the resources our customers need to be better informed about how criminals steal and how our customers can guard against criminal activity.
New information will be added on a regular basis, so please stop back to stay informed. And, be sure to share this information with everyone you know to help them avoid potential loss from criminal actions resulting in loss from their accounts. Together we can make a difference. We hope you find this information helpful.
Senior Vice President of Deposit Operations
Marquette Savings Bank
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