Financial Education Center

Elder Financial Exploitation: The Warning Signs and How to Stay Protected

Elder abuse comes in many forms, one being elder financial exploitation. Learn more about elder abuse awareness, elder financial exploitation, how to stay protected, the warning signs, and what actions can be taken if you or someone you know falls victim.

Webinar: Stopping a Thief: Modern Day Fraud Prevention

Our fraud prevention webinar, “Stopping a Thief: Modern Day Fraud Prevention,” is designed to raise your awareness and provide a defense against modern day fraudsters.

Yes, Banks Are the Safest Place for Your Money: Find Out More About FDIC Insurance

If you’ve watched the news or scrolled through your social media feed recently, you’ve probably heard the buzz regarding “Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, or FDIC Insurance” and its importance in both good and not-ideal economic conditions.

As a Servicemember, How Can I Protect Myself Against Identity Theft?

These days, anyone can fall victim to identity theft and servicemembers might be relatively easy targets. Because servicemembers are away from home for long stretches of time and receive a steady source of income, it's easy for scammers to obtain a servicemember's information without being noticed.

Protect Your Identity

The local news has been reporting all summer on mail being stolen from USPS locations (outside drop off locations) and thieves stealing mail out of business and consumer mailboxes. USPS recommends dropping your mail inside the USPS location not the outside boxes.

Coping with Identity Theft

Whether they're snatching your purse, diving into your dumpster, stealing your mail, or hacking into your computer, they're out to get you. Who are they? Identity thieves.