State Bank of Newburg was alerted that fraudulent phone calls posing as MasterCard asking for personal information are circulating our customer base.
REMINDER: State Bank of Newburg or credit card companies (MasterCard, VISA) will NEVER ask for card numbers or personal information when calling. If you receive a call asking for such information, simply hang up and DO NOT give out any information.
Telemarketing Fraud Warning Signs:
A caller may tell you…
-Your personal information or account has been compromised and they need to know this information in order to protect you
-You’ve won a free gift, vacation or other prize; but you have to give out personal information to claim the prize
-You must act “now” or the offer will expire
AVOID BEING A VICTIM OF TELEMARKETING FRAUD, DON’T GIVE OUT ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION TO AN UNKNOWN CALLER