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Short-term Loan Security with Instant Bank Verification

Short-term Loan Security with Instant Bank Verification
Many payday and installment lenders use a banking tool called Instant Bank Verification. While some consumers are skeptical using their online banking credentials, the product is regulated by the FDIC and very safe through a reputable lender. Instant Bank Verification...
March 10, 2021
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Tips To Keep Your Bank Account Secure

Tips To Keep Your Bank Account Secure
Every single day, people experience bank fraud, identity theft, and improprieties with their bank account. As technology and security measures are improved, the scammers seem to find ways to compromise consumers anyway. Keeping your bank account safe should be the...
July 31, 2020
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Beware of Scammers and Fraudsters during COVID-19

Beware of Scammers and Fraudsters during COVID-19
A version of this article was first posted on the Community Financial Services Association of America blog. The Community Financial Services Association of America (CFSA) and its member companies are committed to continuing to meet your needs safely and responsibly...
March 26, 2020
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How to Identify Email Scams and Protect Your Information

How to Identify Email Scams and Protect Your Information
Every email provider uses several technologies to identify and filter out spam or potential scams. However, some emails may make it past those barriers. To add more confusion, you know that some emails from people you trust or know may...
July 8, 2019
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