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Active Fraud Alert

Caller ID Spoofing is a tactic used by criminals where they place calls that appear to be from the bank. They claim any number of reasons for the call. Actually they are trying to compromise your security by gaining your personal information or your security codes. 

If you receive one of these calls, you should disconnect the call and immediately call the number on the back of your debit card.

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Fraud Monitoring Tools For Transactions

Monitor your account activity using fraud prevention tools.
Hometown Community Banks offers several free tools to help you monitor and control your account and card transaction activity. 


Debit Card Management

Know exactly what and where you're spending and quickly protect your debit card from within our mobile app. 

  • Track every purchase
  • Set travel plans
  • Lock and report lost or stolen cards

Already have the Hometown Banks Mobile App? Simply update the app to take advantage of the new features!
Click here to learn more about the Mobile App or download from the App Store or GooglePlay.

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Text Alerts for Unusual Debit Card Activity

Receive free alerts with no sign-up required.
If an unusual debit card transaction is detected, you will receive a notice via text message to review the suspect transaction and minimize fraud exposure. 

  • Receive text alert messages only if you have a valid cell phone number on file.
  • Receive messages sent between the hours of 8am – 9pm local time.
  • Opt Out of this service after receiving a text or by contacting the Electronic Banking Department at 309-284-1365.

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