There are a lot of things that have changed since the invention of the internet. Approximately 73% of people around the world use some form of online banking at least once a month. But that convenience can come at a cost.
As the ease of online banking has increased, so has banking-related cybercrime. But, if a hacker breaches your bank account, it can be devastating. It can mean significant losses. Losses that you may not be able to recoup from your financial institution.
This week, we’re providing a few tips to help you keep your bank account better protected.
Enable Multifactor Authentication- Leaving MFA disabled makes it much easier for a bad actor to breach your account.
Take Phishing Training Classes- Knowing how to spot phishing via text, email, and phone can help you avoid becoming a victim.
Set Up Banking Alerts- Time is of the essence when an intruder breaches your account. Set up banking alerts for changes to your account.
There are some key digital solutions that can be put in place to keep your family safer from online threats. Give us a call today to schedule a chat about online security.