Fraud Warnings / Alerts
Fraud Alert 04/14/16:
Due to an uptick in fraudulent
that First National Bank in Paxton is seeing by criminals trying to
steal card data, First National Bank in Paxton is temporarily adding a
requirement that your PIN must be used for check/debit card purchases
in the Chicago-area. Thank you for your understanding in this matter.
are back at it again trying to scam and “phish”
financial information from the public. The scammers are
calling people with a prerecorded message telling people
to call back the number to unblock their
Mastercard/debit card. When someone calls the number
they are prompted to enter the number "1" to unblock
their debit card number.
If you receive a call
from this number, or any number for that matter, DO NOT
give them any information. Do not press any numbers,
just hang up.
The First National Bank in Paxton
already has your card information and can independently
verify your identity. If you receive any call wanting to
unblock your card or any activity regarding your
finances, call First National Bank in Paxton immediately
(217) 379-2336. First National Bank in Paxton will never
call you to confirm financial information, or ask you
for any over the phone, as the bank already has this
For more information and security tips, visit
http://www.fnbpax.com and view the
INFO/SECURITY UPDATES section on the main page..