Fraud Alerts

Liberty Bank is committed to keeping its customers informed and giving them the tools to recognize scams and fraud as the fraudsters get increasingly better at hiding in the shadows.

If you suspect suspicious activity, always report your concerns by contacting your local branch.

Sophisticated Phishing Campaign Identified — March 10, 2014

Liberty Bank has become aware of a sophisticated phishing scheme that generates a popup message while users are logged into online banking. This is not specific to Liberty Bank's Online Banking product, and can appear when logged into any online banking site.

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BBB Issues Nationwide Warning — July 5th, 2012

The Better Business Bureau (BBB) has issued a nationwide warning about a new scam claiming that President Obama will pay consumers' utility bills through a federal program.

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New Phishing Campaign Identified — March 4th, 2011

Researchers from AppRiver, an email security vendor, have identified a new phishing campaign that targets merchant accounts from a payment processing vendor called First Data. First Data is an Atlanta-based provider of online and on-site payment solutions which caters to merchants, financial institutions and government agencies.

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FDIC Fraudulent Email Scam

Residents in the River Bend area and across the country are receiving emails supposedly from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or the FDIC, informing them that their bank has failed and the FDIC has seized assets of the bank. The customers are then instructed to download a program to determine their insurance coverage of their funds.

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