Tax Scam News & Tips 2017
The IRS website is an excellent tool for a variety of information. Since tax filing season is upon us, the most recent news is dealing with tax scams.
Click here to see info on IRS.gov that offers tips on what you need to be on the look out for.
DELUXE PROVENT- IDENTITY THEFT & FRAUD PROTECTION SERVICE
SCB is proud to partner with Deluxe to to offer IDFP services. We all know that ID theft is a major problem. But, did you know that...
- It impacts 12.6 MILLION people every year
- Smartphone & tablet users are a constant target
- 105 million smartphone users and 42 million tablet users in the U.S. experience attacks through malware, software vulnerabilities and compromised W-Fi connections
- 42% of all U.S. cardholders have experienced fraud in the last 5 years
Enroll today to receive peace of mind with this service that you otherwise would not have in the unfortunate event that you become a victim. Get it now- before you need it!
SCB customers only need to sign up for this service on one checking account for all their accounts and credit cards to be covered under this service. (Note- this is registered by SSN, not account #, so please contact us for more details.) Once registered, you will be given the opportunity to add other options to your service, such as choosing a plan that will add coverage to family members.
We have 2 options available. Review the information below to see which option would nest suit your needs- then give us a call!
ID Restoration- valued at $6 per month- is available to SCB customers for only $1 per month! (Free to SCB Key Interest Checking account holders.)
Provides subscriber with:
A certified Resolution Specialist to manage your fraud or identity theft case.
An online wallet to store personal information you would like to manage and protect with 24/7 secure access.
Preventive measures including up-to-date education, checklists and free or recommended resources for prevention of identity theft.
ID Protect Plus- valued at $25 per month- is available to SCB customers for only $6 per month! (Just $5 to SCB Key Interest Checking account holders.)
Provides subscriber with:
- ALL of the IDR services listed above, PLUS...
Internet Monitoring: ongoing monitoring of certain data and records available on the Internet to identify any known risks associated with up to 14 different consumer identity elements, as well as alerts if something is amiss.
Credit Monitoring: daily monitoring and alerts to notify you of certain activities associated with your credit file.
Go to https://deluxeprovent.ezshield.com/scb to access your new service and find the peace of mind you deserve.
Money Market Account special-
Hurry in today and open a consumer or commercial Money Market account with a minimum opening deposit of $25,000 (new money) and get a fantastic rate.
$25,000 - $99,999.99 = 0.50% APY
$100,000 - $250,999.99 = 0.70% APY
$251,000 and above = 0.35% APY
Applies to new money only, which is defined as funds not currently on deposit in any account at SCB. $25,000 daily balance required to earn interest. Stated rates guaranteed thru 12-31-17, but are subject to change at any time thereafter. Account subject to usual MMA requirements, including excessive withdrawal fees which could reduce earnings.
Bump Up CD or IRA special-
Take advantage of this great offer and have the opportunity to request a rate bump if rates go up!
37 months: 1.00% (1.01% APY) 1 Bump opportunity available
48 months: 1.25% (1.26% APY) 1 Bump opportunity available
59 months: 1.35% (1.36% APY) 2 Bump opportunities available
Stated interest rates effective as of 8/1/16. If interest rate offered by SCB on 37 month, 48 month, or 59 month term CD or IRA increases during the account term, customer has the opportunity to request a rate bump, in accordance with the number of bump opportunities available for that particular account term . Rate bump is not automatic. Interest rate and APY may change after account is opened if rate bump(s) opportunity is claimed. Once the bump is in effect, the interest rate and APY change will be in effect for the remaining term of the CD, or until a subsequent bump is requested/effected (if applicable). Customer has the opportunity to request a rate bump at any time following an increase in rate in accordance with the number of bump opportunities available.
Call us or stop by today to learn more.
APY is annual percentage yield. • Interest compounded monthly. • Time accounts (CD, IRA) may be subject to early withdrawal penalty equal to 50% of interest paid or payable during the account term if any withdrawal is made prior to maturity. Assessment of this penalty could reduce earnings on account.
Managing your money is not limited simply to balancing a checkbook and paying bills. Making sure that you keep an eye on your finances is crucial to maintaining stable financial health. SCB wants to help!
Financial Health Tips
Click here to view a pdf featuring helpful financial tips and useful, credible websites.