1. Use complex passwords that include a mix of numbers and letters.
  2. Do your banking from a secure computer. Make sure it has updated virus protection. If you are a mobile banking user make sure your phone is protected.
  3. Wi-Fi hotspots are not safe, use precaution when connecting to one.
  4. Never click on unknown links in email; and never give out security information if you didn’t initiate the contact.

Remember if it sounds too good to be true, it’s a scam.