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Many people are panic and anxiety-stricken by the COVID-19 (coronavirus) pandemic, and fraudsters and scammers are exploiting these fears to make a profit. While cyber-security may seem like a problem that should be on the back burner during these difficult times, people need to watch for, and not fall into, the deceiving traps set by these scammers. There are some red flags to look out for...
Will the Real Jane Doe Please Stand Up? We’ve all heard of identity theft. But what is the meaning behind the term? Are there any warning signs that it’s happened? What needs to be done if it does happen?
Having Merchant Services allows your business to accept customer debit and credit card payments (including Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express®, etc) at point of sale transactions. With debit and credit cards being a major spending preference among customers today, there are several benefits to consider:
The internet can be a great asset, but can also leave you vulnerable to identify theft, fraud, and other scams. It is important to always be aware of the ways to be safe and secure online, and we have five quick, easy tips that are essential to follow and can make all the difference!
It’s hard to believe another school year is at an end; summer has finally arrived! Who wants to worry about finances and banking when you can be lying on the beach or hanging out at the lake house? We’ve got some great tips to help make your summer vacation a breeze:
Imagine being able to control your Rhinebeck Bank debit card on the go, from the palm of your hand, 24/7. Well, you can do that and more with SecurLOCK Equip. SecurLOCK Equip is a mobile app that lets you customize spending limits, set up transaction alerts, and more.
The SecurLOCK Equip mobile app allows you to monitor how, when, and where your debit card is used through features like:
This question often comes up, especially in light of recent security breaches at various merchants. The short answer is yes, a Debit Card is just as safe as a credit card. However, there are differences that you should be aware of.
Each has their advantages, and possible disadvantages. This has to do with your intentions for using each card.
Elder financial exploitation is the illegal or improper use of an elderly adult’s funds, property, or resources by another individual. This exploitation can take many forms, including scams, abuse by trusted individuals such as family members or friends, and predatory products and services marketed specifically to the elderly.
Do you remember your first job as a teenager? The happiness you felt at earning your own money and the freedom to pay for things yourself? Today, teens between the ages of 13 and 18 are most likely to babysit, mow lawns, or perhaps even have their own businesses on eBay or other sites. I know quite a few young entrepreneurs who make money by selling homemade doggie treats, glitter slime, and even buying sneakers and selling them online at a profit! Teenagers are finding new and interesting ways to earn money, so how can we help teach them to use that money wisely?
According to the FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) between October 2013 – May 2016 there were 15,668 domestic and international victims of BEC. The combined exposed dollar amount losses of these crimes totaled $1,053,849,635.