Thieves have become more sophisticated over the years, and unfortunately, the chances of someone stealing your identity are increasing. Following are some ideas how to prevent identity theft from happening to you. When making a store or restaurant purchase, do Continue reading Protect Against Identity Theft
By Anna Smith, Managing Executive of FineMark National Bank & Trust Many of my banking clients come to me with questions about their personal finances. One question that has been posed to me repeatedly is, “Anna, how do I choose Continue reading Help! I Need to Choose a Trustee
Q: I like the convenience of using my debit card, but I’m worried about the security. Are there places I should avoid using my debit card? A: Local law enforcement recently sent a fraud alert that warns consumers to be Continue reading Debit Card No-No’s
If you haven’t yet started working on your returns, here’s another reason to get motivated… Tax criminals and identity thieves may very well beat you to it. According to a 2013 report from the Treasury Inspector General’s office, the U.S. Continue reading File Your Taxes Before the Fraudsters Do!