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you can anticipate fraudsters’ moves.
Find out how to #BeatTheScam below.

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Bank safely by practising our tips below and transact with confidence knowing that your accounts and personal information are secure with our online and mobile security features.

  • Automatic timeouts for online, cellphone and ATM banking sessions, in case you forget to sign out.
  • Free MyUpdates SMS or email alerts to notify you of what’s happening on your accounts.
  • Free Internet Banking login SMS to notify you of unauthorised login activities.
  • Free access to specialised malware removal software to clean your PC or laptop from malicious financial software.
  • Security centre updates on the latest scams to keep you informed of current fraud trends and how to avoid them.
  • One Time Password (OTP) SMS which allows you to authorise online purchases or payment transactions made by you.
  • Convenient and secure sign-in with your choice of app code, fingerprint, or Face ID (iPhoneX).
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Call us immediately if there’s suspicious activity on your account, or if your bank or credit card is lost or stolen.

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How to keep your money safe
Use these tips to practise safe banking when using the internet, your phone, or ATMs.
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Bank safely online

Our Internet Banking system is uniquely encrypted to protect your data and personal information.

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Bank safely on your cellphone

For secure day-to-day Cellphone Banking, all you need is your card number and PIN.

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Bank safely at the ATM

Use in-branch ATMs whenever you can, and choose ATMs in areas that you’re familiar with.

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Register for MyUpdates

Register for free unlimited SMSs or email alerts to keep track of what’s happening on your bank accounts.

How to protect yourself
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Bank securely with a digital ID

Use DigiME to verify your banking profile and securely link your device to your profile.

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Guard your PIN

Your PIN is the key to your card. Never share your PIN with anyone.

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Protect your ID and personal info

Keep your identity safe by following these basic but crucial security tips.

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Shop safely online

Be careful when using your personal and card information to shop online.

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Guard against debit order fraud

Give once-off approval on new debit orders before they can be processed.

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Scammers can reach you by email, SMS or phone call. Know their modus operandi.

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Card fraud

Get all the guidance you need to safeguard your bank and credit cards.

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What you need for 3D Secure

Prevent card fraud by obtaining full authentication for all ecommerce transactions with 3D Secure.

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Anti-money laundering

Beware of criminal activity that may be targeting your businesses and bank accounts for money laundering.

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Fraud and chargebacks

Read our practical tips to protect your business from fraud and suspicious transactions.