Education Center / Security Center
SBIC is committed to the best practices in the banking environment of today. Internet encryption protocols recognized by the industry as effective means of protecting your sensitive data are used to provide you with security and confidence. We maintain and review activity logs to identify and respond to unauthorized activities while they are occurring within our computing environment. Employee access to customer information is controlled on a need to know basis to further protect our customers privacy.
If you suspect any of the following:
Please contact us immediately at (877) 707-1995 or visit us at one of our locations.
Identity Theft is a serious threat and can affect consumers in many ways, but there are also many ways to keep your identity from being used inappropriately and to assist you if you have been a victim of it:
Debit & Credit Card Fraud
Debit cards and credit cards have become the most convenient form for purchasing our every day needs. They have replaced the actual need to carry cash and should be treated like cash. With the ever-increasing volume of debit cards and credit cards, so has fraud.
From the classroom to the office to your living room, the Internet has altered America's lifestyle by allowing a wide variety of people from all walks of life to bring entire libraries, entertainment venues, post offices and financial centers to Internet accessible devices everywhere. One of the more significant areas of impact is how we shop. The Internet is the most convenient way to purchase everything from groceries to houses. You can go to the retailer's website to make a selection without leaving your chair.
If an offer sounds highly suspicious or too good to be true, it probably is. For more information on protecting yourself and cybersecurity awareness, please visit the links below: