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Don’t talk to Scammers

Younger VS Older...  Both get scammed When people encounter scams or bad business practices, they report them to the FTC. And what we’ve learned is interesting. Young adults report losing money to scammers more often than older people do, but when people age 70+ had a loss, the reported median loss was much higher. So, [...]

2022-05-23T12:43:52-04:00May 23rd, 2022|Computer Scams, Personal Scams, Telephone Scams|

Free weekly credit reports

For 2022 you can receive free weekly credit reports During Financial Literacy Month, the FTC focused on steps to protect your money by spotting and avoiding scams. But here’s another important way to help protect your wallet: regularly check your credit reports. Through December 2022, everyone in the U.S. can get a free credit report [...]

2022-04-26T10:47:50-04:00April 26th, 2022|Financial, Identity Theft, Privacy Issues|

Amazon order scam

New Email Attack Takes a Phishing-Turned-Vishing Angle to Steal Credit Card Info Details on this new scam demonstrate how cybercriminal gangs are working to try use new mediums and social engineering methods to trick users into becoming victims. Receiving a bogus email or call pretending to be from Amazon has been around for a long time. [...]

Fully Open

Peoples Savings and Loan Company would like to thank our customers for their patience and understanding during the COVID-19 pandemic. Both our Main Lobby and Branch Lobby are now open.  In order to assure the safety of our staff and customers we will continue to social distance. As we look forward to seeing you and serving [...]

2021-06-09T12:29:18-04:00June 9th, 2021|Financial, Uncategorized|

Boyfriend Girlfriend Scam

Romance Scams Beyond the job losses and economic fallout of the pandemic, the loneliness and isolation brought on by our virtual lives has real consequences. This might explain why romance scams reached a record $304 million in losses reported to the FTC in 2020. That’s up about 50% from 2019. Romance scams can start [...]

2021-03-25T14:17:00-04:00March 4th, 2021|Computer Scams, Personal Scams, Telephone Scams|

Lobbies Opening March 1st

Peoples Savings and Loan Company would like to thank our customers for their patience and understanding during the COVID-19 pandemic. We will be opening our MAIN OFFICE lobby on Monday March 1st, 2021.  In order to assure the safety of our staff and customers we will continue to require face masks and social distancing while [...]

2021-02-25T08:54:09-05:00February 25th, 2021|Uncategorized|
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