March 26, 2014
If contacted by an unsolicited text message, like the one below, we urge you not to share any personal financial information.
Example of a SMSishing Message – Don’t Take the Bait
ALERT: Your CheckCARD has been temporarily *DEACTIVATED*. Please call our Card Services 24hrs line.
Melrose Bank will never notify you via a text message if there is a problem with your account. To report suspicious activity, or to simply ask questions, please call us during regular business hours toll free at (866) 665-2500.
For more tips on protecting your security, visit our Security Center.