Security Center

Articles & Advice

Read these articles so you are better prepared about the numerous frauds and vulnerabilities that exist.

Please notify us immediately at 877-222-6269 or reportfraud@amboybank.com if you experience any security-related events in regards to your Amboy accounts.

Credit Card Fraud Prevention
December 15, 2019

While it is easy to become the victim of credit card fraud, there are many simple ways to protect yourself against this loss. Read More >

Card Cracking Scams
November 15, 2019

Card cracking is a form of fraud where consumers respond to an online solicitation for “easy money” and provide a debit card for withdrawal of fake check deposits. Read More >

Phishing Protection
October 15, 2019

Phishing attacks use 'spoofed' e-mails and fraudulent websites designed to fool recipients into divulging personal financial data. Read More >

Check Scams
September 15, 2019

Fake checks continue to be one of the most common instruments used to commit fraud against consumers. Read More >

Lending Security
August 15, 2019

Abusive or "predatory" lenders target people who are strapped for cash. But the loans they push usually have sky-high interest rates and fees. They're often illegal, too. Read More >

Protect Your Small Business
July 15, 2019

Corporate account takeover is a type of fraud where thieves gain access to a business’ finances to make unauthorized transactions. Read More >

ATM Safety Tips
June 15, 2019

Here are some tips on how to keep your card information safe. Read More >

Personal Security
May 15, 2019

Though the internet has many advantages, it can also make users vulnerable to fraud. Read More >