Safeguarding Your Finances: Tips from Gibsland Bank and Trust to Avoid Phishing Techniques and Enhance Financial Security

GBT financial security tips

Gibsland Bank and Trust strives to be a reliable partner for financial stability and community support in North East Louisiana. Our dedication lies at the heart of our communities and we are committed not only to providing excellent banking services but also to empowering our customers with knowledge to safeguard their hard-earned money. Avoid Phishing…

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Cybercriminals Trick Victims into Transferring Funds to “Reverse” Instant Payments

Link: Cybercriminals Trick Victims into Transferring Funds to “Reverse” Instant Payments Written by: Federal Bureau of Investigations Cybercriminals are targeting victims by sending text messages with what appear to be bank fraud alerts asking if the customer initiated an instant money transfer using digital payment applications (apps). Once the victim responds to the alert,…

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Cyber Security Protection Tips

Cyber Security protection tips: Lookout for fake sites and unsolicited emails. Early warning signs include spelling or grammatical errors, missing contact information, and suspicious URLs or email addresses. However, familiar names can also be used in order to deceive; always verify the sender before opening or accepting anything. Limit the type of business conducted over…

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