Be Aware of Debit Card Scams

Be Aware of Debit Card Scams

Please be alert for a new debit card scam. Fraudsters are sending text messages that indicate your debit card has been locked and ask you to call a Fraud Center phone number they provide. Once you call the fraudulent number, you are asked to share confidential financial information.

Tips to Spot Scams

Not sure if a text or email is a scam? Pay special attention to messages that contain any of the following:

  • Poor grammar.
  • Spelling errors.
  • Provide few details.
  • Create a sense of urgency.

If you receive texts or similar messages like this, please do not call the number provided. Instead, call SFB's Customer Service at 888.254.0615 or visit any of SFB's local branches for assistance.