Protecting your accounts and personal information is a two step process.
Step 1: Keep a clean machine
- PROTECT AGAINST MALWARE & BOTNETS
The Internet is a powerful and useful tool, but in the same way that you shouldn’t drive without buckling your seat belt or ride a bike without a helmet, you shouldn’t venture online without taking some basic precautions. Learn More.
- PROTECT AGAINST SPAM & PHISHING
Cybercriminals have become quite savvy in their attempts to lure people in and get you to click on a link or open an attachment. Learn More.
- RECLAIM A HACKED ACCOUNT
If your account has been compromised or hacked, here are ways to regain control. Learn More.
- SECURE YOUR HOME NETWORK
A protected home network means your family can use the Internet safely and securely. Learn More.
Step 2: Protect your personal information
- ID THEFT & FRAUD
If you’re the victim of cybercrime, you need to know what to do and respond quickly. Learn More.
Also, look into identity protection service. Talk with a Customer Service Representative to learn how to get protection with a First Checking Premium Account. Learn About the First Checking Premium Account.
- PASSWORDS & SECURING YOUR ACCOUNTS
Passwords are like keys to your personal home online. You should do everything you can prevent people from gaining access to your password. You can also further secure your accounts by using additional authentication methods. Learn More.
- SOCIAL NETWORKS
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Pinterest, SnapChat, LinkedIn and other social networks have become an integral part of online lives. Social networks are a great way to stay connected with others, but you should be wary about how much personal information you post. Learn More.
- ONLINE SHOPPING
It’s important to take steps to protect yourself when shopping online. Learn More.
- BACK IT UP
Protect yourself against data loss by making electronic copies of important files, commonly referred to as a backup. Learn More.