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Coronavirus Scams Continue Unabated

The number of scams and scammers using the Coronavirus (COVID-19) as a platform for theft continues to grow. The public’s need for COVID-19 information, online purchases, and charitable donations are being exploited at historic levels, according … Read more

Protect Yourself Against Imposters

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) has received reports of fraudulent communications that have the appearance of being from the FDIC. This is particularly important to know during the outbreak of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) as scammers … Read more

COVID-19 Outbreak: Taking Care of Clients

To our Clients, As we continue to monitor the rapidly evolving situation around the Coronavirus (COVID-19), our priority is to protect the safety and well-being of our employees, and to maintain essential banking services for our … Read more

Bank Lobbies Temporarily Close

To our Clients, Beginning Friday, March 20, American Federal Bank temporarily closed its lobbies. With the health and safety of our employees and our clients in mind, and to help with the nation-wide effort to reduce … Read more

Beware of Coronavirus Scams

Scammers are taking advantage of uncertainty surrounding the Coronavirus (COVID-19). Fraudsters are setting up websites to sell bogus products and creating fake email, texts and social media posts as a ruse to take your money and … Read more

Introducing New Merchant Services Provider for Business

American Federal offers business owners electronic processing solutions and services, along with expert support, to help them grow their business and run their operation more smoothly. American Federal has partnered with a new Merchant Services provider … Read more

Be Aware of Tax Identity Theft

Tax identity thieves and IRS imposters are ready for tax season. Learn how to protect yourself, and what to do, if you or someone you know runs into problems. Tax identity theft happens when someone uses … Read more

How the SECURE Act is Impacting Retirement

On December 20, 2019, the Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act (know as the SECURE Act) was signed into law. Though the Act covers a lot of ground, it contains provisions intended to give … Read more