Bath State Bank News
Saving for a down payment is one of the biggest challenges for those aspiring homebuyers. For new home buyers, the American Bankers Association Foundation is highlighting six tips to help consumers cut costs and start saving.
Every year thousands of seniors fall victim to impersonation scams. According to the Federal Trade Commission, between 2012 and 2014, consumers reported more than $42 million in losses from scams involving the impersonation of family members and friends. These scams, commonly known as the “grandparent scam,” is a form of financial abuse that deliberately targets older Americans.
Did you know that you can reset your password on Bank By Mouse if you have forgotten it or have accidentally locked yourself out after three incorrect tries? Here are just a few simple steps that you will need to do today to be ready for the next time that happens.
REVISED JULY 11 -- ATTENTION: The banking nation, in general, is seeing an increase in debit card fraud. Bath State Bank is no exception. As a result, to keep your account safe from high-fraud states, we have turned off the ability to perform a debit card transaction using it like a “credit card” in the states of Georgia, Texas and New York.
In our continuing efforts to keep your accounts secure, we’ve improved our alert system for potential debit card fraud. Here’s how it works:
1. When potential fraud is detected, you will receive an automatic email notification from Bath State Bank, with the option to reply with “fraud” or “no fraud.” **