Potential Fraud on the Rise – How to Protect Yourself

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by: Holly W., Digital Marketing Specialist
At Hillcrest Bank, we take the protection of your financial well-being very seriously and have experts diligently monitoring for fraud activity. Nobody is safe from potential fraud, which makes everyone a possible victim. The losses can be quick and large, but we make it a priority to safeguard your accounts and…

Phishing and Vishing is on the Rise – What you need to know!

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by: Julie R.
Recently there has been an increase in phishing and vishing scams verifying data from the ‘dark web’ due to the Equifax data breach. Calls might try to trick you into giving personal information. Here are some tips for recognizing and preventing phone scams and imposter scams: Don’t give personal information. Don’t provide any personal or…

The Importance of Updated Contact Information

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by: Sharon T., Banking Center Manager
Anytime you move or get a new phone number, it comes with a seemingly endless list of organizations that you need to inform. Whenever you change addresses, phone numbers, name, etc., it is essential to make sure you also update your information with your bank, your utility companies, your family…

Protect Yourself at the ATM

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by: Beka W., Graphic Designer II
ATM Skimming involves stealing debit card numbers by putting an illegal card reading device on an ATM. Criminals often use the skimming device with hidden cameras recording PINs entered on the keypad to steal account information and hijack an account. Check out the infographic below for tips on how to…
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