Security - Things You Should Know
*** Current Essex Savings Bank Security Notice ***
There are no known scams involving Essex Savings Bank accounts to report
We will update the Essex Savings Bank Security Notice above when we are made aware of any scam that is directly affecting our customers. These scams may include email phishing scams, telephone phishing scams, fraudulent bank checks, or other criminal activity affecting Essex Savings Bank accounts.
If you have a question about a suspicious email or telephone call, or need to report a scam involving your Essex Savings Bank account, please contact the Bank using the telephone numbers at the top of this page.
Below is a link to one of the best web sites on the internet concerning Computer Security. This OnGuardOnline.gov website will provide you with an invaluable education when it comes to scams, as well as safe computing. This is the federal government’s website and is designed to help you to be safe, secure and responsible online. The Federal Trade Commission manages this website in partnership with several federal agencies including the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC).
OnGuardOnline.gov is a partner in the Stop Think Connect campaign, led by the Department of Homeland Security, and part of the National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education, led by the National Institute of Standards and Technology.
Please take a few minutes and follow this link, OnGuardOnline.gov, to reinforce what you know about avoiding scams, to protect your children from unsafe computer habits, and to learn more about safe and secure online computing.
If you still have any questions at all, please contact the Bank using the telephone numbers at the top of this page.