Identity Theft Protection

Identity theft is the unlawful use of another person's identification. A common method of identity theft is credit card or other financial institution fraud, including opening accounts and moving funds using false identities or stolen information about real account holders.


Notifi

The best defense against account fraud is knowing when fraudulent activity takes place.

Our Notifi system provides stronger security by delivering real-time account alerts. Receive alerts via online banking, text, email and push notifications. Notifi helps you manage your account by monitoring your account balances and activity, get deposit and withdraw notifications, control security alerts and more.

For detailed instructions on how to set-up Notifi for your accounts, please view the video below. If you have any questions, please contact one of our experienced Personal Bankers at 847.432.7800.

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Enroll in Deluxe ID Theft and Fraud Protection Plan

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Stop Scammers From Stealing Your Social Security Benefits 

Between February 2013 and February 2016, there were more than 58,000 allegations of fraud related to "My Social Security" accounts. That’s a small fraction of the 34 million people who use the website, but still a substantial number of incidents

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Protect Yourself from ID Theft 

Identity thieves exploit the personal information and identities of millions of Americans every year. Compromised personal and sensitive information can be used to commit fraud or other crimes that can cost you time, money and potentially destroy your credit. First Bank of Highland Park is committed to protecting the security of your personal and sensitive information. 

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Tax Scams and Protection Tips

With the holiday season now over, and millions of Americans getting their finances in order for their tax obligations, financial fraudsters are lying in wait and looking for an opportunity to commit tax fraud. Identifying and learning how to protect yourself from tax fraud requires one to be diligent and properly educated on the various tax scams. Below are examples of tax scams that have been trending the last few years and various ways to protect yourself.

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CEO and Business Email Compromise (BEC) Fraud Awareness 

Identity thieves exploit the personal information and identities of millions of Americans every year. Compromised personal and sensitive information can be used to commit fraud or other crimes that can cost you time, money and potentially destroy your credit. First Bank of Highland Park is committed to protecting the security of your personal and sensitive information. 

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If you are a victim of identity theft, please use the following resources:

Credit Reporting Companies

Federal Trade Commission

Internal Revenue Service (IRS)

Social Security Administration

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US Postal Service