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Protect Yourself From Phishing, Vishing, and Smishing

Fraudsters are constantly sending out generic messages to obtain your personal information such as usernames, passwords, and credit card details by masquerading as a trustworthy entity. Communications pretending to be from popular social web sites,...

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Hang Up On Scammers Posing as Your Bank

Hoosiers are reporting they have received robocalls from scammers posing as a local bank or credit union. Typically the pre-recorded message says “your card has been suspended”. Just hang up if you receive one of these phishing...

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Text Message Alert

Hoosiers are reporting they have received text messages from scammers posing as a local bank or credit union. Typically the text message says that “Your debit card and account have been deactivated.  Please call this toll free number to...

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You’ve Won! Well, Not Exactly…

You open your mailbox to find an announcement that says you may have already won a fantastic prize - all you have to do is purchase a magazine subscription or some other product. Stop! Indiana Attorney General Greg Zoeller says red flags should...

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Fraud Alert! Are You Really My Grandchild?

There has been an increase in what has been referred to as the “Emergency Scam” or the “Grandparent Scam.” Local persons from Ossian/Wells County have been affected. It can happen to you or someone you love. Senior...

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Hang Up On Scammers Posing as Your Bank

Hoosiers are reporting they have received robocalls from scammers posing as a local bank or credit union. Typically the pre-recorded message says to “press one to reactivate your card” and a live operator will then ask for your account...

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Warning of Recent Phishing Attacks

​Recently there has been an increase in phishing e-mails being sent from various sources which are scams. You could receive an official-looking e-mail from a financial institution or other legitimate institution you do business with which...

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