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How to Protect Yourself

Here are some of the steps you can take to protect yourself.

  • Keep your phone or tablet's operating system, software and apps up to date
  • Set up a password and lock your device when not in use
  • Do not install or run any app or program on your device unless it is from a trusted source
  • If you use the ONB Mobile App and lose your mobile device, within Online Banking remove the phone number from update security options under my settings
  • Use a personal firewall
  • Set automatic updates
  • Install anti-virus software that detects and blocks malware
  • Use a trusted computer
  • Avoid unsecured wireless networks
  • Don’t use the same IDs or passwords for multiple systems
  • Always log out when finished with Online & Mobile Banking
  • Never store personal or financial information, including User IDs and Passwords, on your device or computer
  • Don’t click on links or attachments to unsolicited email
  • Monitor your personal accounts and financial statements regularly for unexplained activity
  • Don't confirm or provide personal information in response to an email or text
  • Check your credit reports - for free - every year
  • Sign up for automated alerts within Online Banking as a way to monitor when certain account transactions occur
  • Don’t write your PIN on your card or keep anywhere in your wallet or purse
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