American Federal News

Data Breach Essentials

In light of recent data breaches reported by several U. S. retailers, we want our customers to know that keeping their confidential personal and financial information safe is a tradition we are committed to maintaining. We Read more →

Supervalu Data Breach

A data breach at Supervalu includes five Hornbacher’s grocery stores in Fargo and Moorhead and 60 Cub Foods grocery and liquor stores in Minnesota, most in the Twin Cities area. Hackers accessed a network that processes Read more →

Daniel Erdman Returns to Crookston

Daniel J. Erdman has been named Personal Banker and Associate Managerat American Federal in Crookston. Erdman has eight years of financial services experience at American Federal and 29 years of retail sales, customer service and management Read more →

Jeff Topp Named to Board of Directors

Jeff Topp, Grace City, North Dakota, has been named to the American Federal Board of Directors. Topp is a partner in a family-owned farming enterprise that grows a variety of crops.  The farm operates acres in Read more →

Microsoft Issues Internet Explorer Fix

Microsoft has issued a fix for a security flaw in its Internet Explorer browser. The fix updates the computers of all users of the Windows operating system, including XP, which the company stopped supporting in April. Read more →

No Heartbleed Bug Here

Data security is important to American Federal. We take Internet vulnerabilities seriously. A vulnerability called the “Heartbleed” Bug has caught the media’s attention. The Heartbleed Bug is a programming flaw in the encryption of websites that Read more →