Security

Important Customer Notice - March 29, 2014

We have recently experienced an increase in fraudulent debit card activity from 3/26/14 - 3/29/14 . We encourage all of our customers to always diligently monitor account activity via online and mobile banking and contact our deposit operations customer service group at 229-226-3221 if you suspect unauthorized transactions on your account.  Please note this is NOT a security breach of the Thomas County Federal system and is likely attributable to a third party merchant or processor.

 

Microsoft Windows XP Notice

Customers who are currently using computers running on the Windows XP operating system should know that Microsoft has announced they will end support for Windows XP on April 8, 2014. This means those computers could be more susceptible to security risks and viruses once support has ended. Thomas County Federal recommends customers upgrade to a newer operating system on any computers that are used to connect to the internet. You can read more at the Microsoft website.

 

Preventing Identity Theft & Other Helpful Tips

Don't Be A Victim of Identity TheftSecurity Center

With new schemes and scams occurring daily, it's important to be vigilant regarding your personal information and the methods identity thieves use to steal from you. Take steps to prevent fraud on your email, bank accounts, and online accounts by:

 

Safeguard Your Personal Information

 

Be Smart! Create a Safe Password

 

Watch for Spoof Emails

Spoof (aka "phishing" or "hoax") emails appear to be from a well-known company, such as your bank, or credit card company. They are not, and can put you at risk. They generally ask you to click a link back to a spoof website and provide, update, or confirm sensitive personal information. To bait you, they may allude to an urgent or threatening condition concerning your account.

Even if you don't provide what they ask for, simply clicking the link could subject you to background installations of key logging software or viruses. To verify an email like this, call the bank or company directly. What are spoof emails after? They are after your:

 

What To Do If You Are a Victim

Defend against ID theft as soon as you suspect it.

 

Fight identity theft by monitoring and reviewing your credit report.

You are entitled to one free credit report each year, from all three of the major credit reporting bureaus.Get your free credit report at https://www.annualcreditreport.com     

Credit Report

 

Mobile Banking
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The convenient and secure way to bank on the go

We have always been driven to make things better - now with smart technology like Mobile Banking. When you can handle all of your personal banking needs from just about anywhere, anytime, you have more freedom and flexibility.

Tallahassee Services
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Thomas County Federal now serving Tallahassee

Our great lending group is expanding to Tallahassee. Our dedication to helping businesses grow and prosper will follow us just down the road, along with over 80 years of experience in the local community.

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a variety of topics.

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Personal Banking
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An array of personal and private banking services

Our main objectives are to provide affordable housing to the residents of Thomas County and the surrounding counties, and to furnish them with a safe environment in which to save their money with a competitive return.

Business Banking
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Helping local business thrive since the beginning

We are proud to support our business community by offering a variety of commercial loans with competitive interest rates. Let our expert loan officers help guide you and your business to success.

Our experts are here to help

Come see one of our friendly Savings and/or Loan Officers for more information and help with any of our services. Our local Thomasville office will be more than happy to serve you.