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Yui Tamaki, Security Analyst

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Bank Jugging: A Dangerous Crime on the Rise

| 12/14/22 10:34 AM

When you think about all the crimes that takes place at banks, you might imagine the bank being the target of a robbery but not yourself. With bank jugging robbery, the target is you, the bank customer. Although bank jugging robberies are nothing new, it is becoming increasingly common. 

Here is what you need to know about bank jugging and tips on how you can avoid becoming a potential target when visiting our branches.

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Watch Out for the “Pay Yourself" Scam

| 10/6/22 12:24 PM

Recently, scammers are utilizing a popular online payment platform called Zelle to steal your money. The scam is a form of a phishing attack where the scammer pretends to be a bank representative alerting you of a fraudulent activity on your account. The scammer offers to stop the fraudulent activity by asking you to send yourself money with Zelle. By utilizing scare tactics and a sense of urgency, scammers get unsuspecting victims to act fast..

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