Important Information about Unsolicited Email / Online Security
|At Mercer County State
Bank, we value the safety and privacy of your personal information. In doing
so, we wanted to remind you of our policies regarding non-public, personal
When you call us, come to a branch or visit us online, we may ask for some information to verify your identity. But we want to assure you that we will never call you or send you an email asking you to send us a response containing personal or private information.
In the past several months, several "scams" have been centered on phone calls or emails asking a customer to reveal account numbers, ATM or Debit Card numbers, passwords or other personal, private, non-public information. In some cases, scammers are sending fraudulent emails claiming to be from certain banks or banking agencies and then ask customers to visit a fraudulent website identical to the bank's authentic website in order to have customers provide their personal information.
We want to remind you never to disclose ANY personally identifying information if requested via an unsolicited email or phone call. This includes:
* Mercer County State Bank account numbers or Debit card numbers
* Personal Identification Numbers (PIN) or passwords
* Social Security Number
* Mother's Maiden Name
* Other private information
Additionally, if you use Mercer County State Bank Online Anytime, log out when finished and close your browser before leaving your computer. Never leave your computer unattended during a Mercer County State Bank Online session.
If you ever get an unsolicited phone call or email claiming to be from Mercer County State Bank asking you for personal identifying or account information, please do not respond. Call us at 1-724-376-7015 (locally) or 1-800-376-7015 to let us know and to be sure you are communicating with Mercer County State Bank. Also, be wary of any email asking you to log into Mercer County State Bank Online if it does not link to the official Mercer County State Bank site located at http://www.mcsbank.com.