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Free Virtual Cybersecurity Training for Business

Free Virtual Cybersecurity Training for Business

Cybersecurity attacks on owners and employees at small and medium sized businesses are increasing at an alarming rate. These attacks can result in significant business disruption and substantial monetary losses. A staggering 95% of cybersecurity breaches are due to human error. The good news is fraud can be prevented with proper training. That’s why NebraskaLand Bank is providing this free virtual training for you and your employees. A well-trained workforce may be your best defense against fraud and data breaches.

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Understanding Social Engineering

Understanding Social Engineering

With our reliance on technology, it is important to keep yourself informed to avoid falling victim of fraud. Chances are you have already been a target of a cybercriminal or fraudster.  One common type of fraud is referred to as Social Engineering.  Social engineering is a technique used to manipulate a victim into disclosing information or taking a specific action. Fraudsters will communicate with an intended target by saying they are from a trusted organization or financial institution.  They may even impersonate someone the target knows.

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Misleading Marketing Practices: Lending Companies Using Your Bank’s Reputation Without Permission

Misleading Marketing Practices: Lending Companies Using Your Bank’s Reputation Without Permission

While consumers are constantly bombarded with electronic ads, and the dangers of online scams, the average buyer has evolved and will research before signing the dotted line. Other lending and insurance marketers have resorted to purchasing consumer information to seem legitimate.

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How to Send Money with Zelle® Safely

How to Send Money with Zelle® Safely

Located conveniently in your NebraskaLand Bank app, Zelle® enables you to send and receive money with friends and family, wherever they bank in the U.S. Follow these easy tips to use Zelle® safely:

1. Only send money to those you know and trust

2. Beware of payment scams

3. Treat Zelle® like cash

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Comm(unity) Shred Day

Comm(unity) Shred Day

Save the date and bring your shred for our Community Shred Day in both Kearney and North Platte. This event offers shredding services for personal documents such as bills, banking statements, credit card offers, and more. Join us Wednesday, May 18, 2022 in North Platte at our Main location, 1400 South Dewey, from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm, and in Kearney at their location, 4615 2nd Avenue, on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 from 11:00 am – 1:00 pm.  We will be collecting a free will donation in North Platte for the Lincoln County Law Enforcement Memorial and in Kearney for the UNK Football Team.

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Pandemic Causing Rise in Business Fraud

Pandemic Causing Rise in Business Fraud

Not only have fraudsters been targeting individuals throughout the pandemic they have also been targeting businesses. We would like to share the specific tactics we have seen fraudsters use to target businesses.

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Pandemic Causing Rise in Consumer Fraud

Pandemic Causing Rise in Consumer Fraud

Over the past few months, criminals have developed a new set of fraud schemes in an attempt to profit off the pandemic crisis. We want to share some of the specific tactics we have seen to help you spot the signs of pandemic-related fraud. At NebraskaLand Bank, we take protecting your personal information very seriously. We are committed to providing you with the tools, tips and resources you need to keep your information safe and secure.

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Tax Identity Theft Awareness

Tax Identity Theft Awareness

Now that the holiday season is over a new season begins- tax season. Whether you are ready or not tax identity thieves and IRS imposters are.  We want to educate you on what tax identity theft is how IRS Imposters target you, as well as give you tips to start fighting tax identity theft right away. 

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Dangers that Reach Beyond the Flood

Dangers that Reach Beyond the Flood

In the aftermath of the recent catastrophic flooding in Nebraska, those affected face a long challenging recovery. Sadly at this very vulnerable time in their lives there is another man-made threat that they must face: identity thieves and scammers. NebraskaLand Bank is proud to provide our customers and their family members with identity protection services provided by Cyber Scout at no additional cost.  If you would like more information on identity theft protection, or if you believe that you may be a victim of identity theft, please call us at 308-534-2100, we will put you in touch with a fraud specialist at Cyber Scout’s Resource Center. To learn more about Identity Theft Protection visit our Online Security Center

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Shred Day is Back!

Shred Day is Back!

Mark your calendars for the upcoming free Community Shred Day events in North Platte and Kearney! Enjoy a free lunch and learn how to protect yourself from Identity Theft.  There are many ways you can protect yourself from fraud and shredding should be at the top of your list!

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