Foothills Bank & Trust Offers:
Tips for Keeping Kids Safe Online
Smart, secure networking starts at home and it starts early. At some point, our children will reach the age where they’re old enough to develop an online presence.
BE AWARE: IRS SCAM!!!
Did you get a call or voicemail from someone claiming to be from the IRS?? People pretending to be with the IRS call taxpayers and tell them they owe money… Don’t panic. And don’t return the call. It’s a scam.
7 Tips to Prevent Tax ID Fraud
As the 2018 tax season gets underway, Foothills Bank & Trust is urging all customers to take extra precaution when filing their return to prevent their exposure to tax fraud.
Foothills Bank Encourages Parents to Teach Kids About Finance
The summer months mean many kids in America are working for some extra cash in their pocket. Whether he or she is doing odd jobs around the house or working at the local pool, it’s the perfect time to teach your child financial lessons that will last a lifetime.
Tips to Avoid Overdrafts
Overdrafts have been in the news a lot lately but Foothills Bank reminds customers that they are preventable.
6 Tips for Spring Cleaning Your Finances
As spring cleaning season begins, the American Bankers Association is encouraging consumers to put a priority on organizing their finances. ABA has highlighted six tips for getting your financial house in order.
Mobile Banking is Safe and Convenient When Consumers Take Precautions
Convenience is the driving factor in the rise of mobile banking. It opens the doors to consumer choice and access to banking options. But, as mobile devices, like smartphones and iPads become more popular, hackers are finding savvy ways to steal information. Foothills Bank urges consumers to be cautious when using mobile devices to do their banking.
CONSUMERS: Fake Check Scams Can Leave You Owing Money
Fake check scams have become more prevalent as online auction sites and classified ads have gained popularity. Foothills Bank wants to educate customers by exposing the scam and offering tips to avoid becoming a victim.
Foothills Bank Encourages Customers to Create a Budget
In these tough economic times, it is more important than ever for families to develop a budget and stick to it. Rainy-day funds, savings for college, or just making your rent payment can all be made easier with a budget. Foothills Bank supports its customer’s efforts to budget and save by offering expert guidance.
Customers Can Help Prevent Crime
There are more than 400,000 ATMs in the United States and that number is growing rapidly. Foothills Bank has three ATMs in our community and is dedicated to keeping its customers safe at those locations.
8 Ways to Stop an Identity Thief
More than 15.4 million Americans were victims of identity fraud last year, according to Javelin Strategy & Research. The American Bankers Association is offering eight tips to help consumers protect their information and avoid becoming a victim.