Fraud Alerts

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    Phone Scammers Pose as the IRS and Push People to Pay with iTunes

    2020-05-18 | Fraud Alerts

    Important things to remember if a person calls you stating they are from the IRS.  Protect yourself and avoid becoming a victim.

  • Protecting Yourself From Skimmers

    2020-04-07 | Fraud Alerts

    What is credit card skimming? Are you at risk? How can you protect yourself from theft? Read and find out all the answers to your questions.

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    Keep Yourself Safe From Coronavirus Scammers

    2020-03-16 | Fraud Alerts

    Some scammers are capitalizing on the fear surrounding the emergence of the coronavirus (COVID-19) – from health and safety concerns to apprehension around financial market impacts. Learn how to protect yourself. 

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    Text Message Scam

    2015-12-21 | Fraud Alerts

    Scammers sending texts appearing to come from First Commonwealth.  They are trying to gather card numbers and personal information.  Do not act on these.

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    Chip Card Email Scam

    2015-10-20 | Fraud Alerts

    Scammers are trying to lure people who haven't received their new EMV chip cards into disclosing personal information.

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    Help Your Parents Avoid Fraud and Scams

    2015-05-06 | Fraud Alerts

    The largest population of victims is senior citizens. I realized how vulnerable my parents and in-laws are to these scams and frauds that are primarily orchestrated on the internet, but also on the phone and by mail.

  • Unlocking the code

    2015-04-25 | Fraud Alerts

    According to the FTC there is a scam for identity thieves to obtain the security code on your credit card.