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Mobile Pay on the Go for American Federal Bank Customers

It’s here – Mobile Wallet from American Federal Bank. Mobile Wallet is available to customers with American Federal Visa® credit and debit cards. Mobile Wallet provides a convenient, secure, on-the-go payment option to customers who want to … Read more

8 Ways to Avoid Ransomware Attacks

Ransomware is a form of malware used by cyber criminals to freeze your computer or mobile device, steal your data and demand a “ransom” be paid — typically from a hundreds to thousands of dollars. Ransomware … Read more

Taxpayer Caution: Scams

The IRS has issued a warning that tax-related scams continue across the United States even though the tax-filing season has ended for most taxpayers. People should remain on alert to new and emerging schemes involving the … Read more

Travel Securely. Keep Cyber Criminals Away.

Summer is a time to get away — time to take your dream vacation, go to the lake, or visit relatives out-of-state. Many travelers check emails and the status of work projects, read social media posts … Read more

Thwart Cyber Crime

October is “National Cyber Security Awareness Month,” which is an annual Homeland Security campaign to raise consumers’ awareness of cyber security. Cyber security continues to be a growing problem in the U.S. According to the FBI’s … Read more

Business Alert: Understand the Threats of Ransomware

Ransomware is a form of malware that targets both human and technical weaknesses in businesses and other organizations in an effort to deny the availability of critical data and/or systems. When the victim business determines it … Read more

Secure your Mobile Device

Cyber criminals are increasingly targeting mobile devices as use of the technology continues to grow. Mobile devices can be full of personal and professional information that cyber crooks would love to get their hands on. Mobile … Read more