bank employees

News

The latest about banks. The latest about Waterford Bank, N.A. The latest about important financial developments that have an impact on you. Changes, updates, opportunities – if it’s newsworthy, you’ll find it here. 

February 12, 2018

  With the 2018 tax season underway, all customers should take extra precaution when filing their return to help prevent their exposure to tax ID fraud. Fraudsters are using very clever tactics to get a hold of your personal information … Continued

January 22, 2018

When establishing financial fitness goals, the Independent Community Bankers of America and Waterford Bank, N.A. want to remind customers: it’s easier to build a credit score than to repair a bad one. “Having a good credit history is key to … Continued

January 2, 2018

As an entrepreneur or business owner you know the truth of the old saying that sometimes you have to spend money to make money. But, you also have to save money to have money! And saving more money consistently ranks … Continued

November 6, 2017

Nearly 44 million Americans are providing care to an individual suffering from illness, disability, limited mobility or age. Financial caregivers, as defined by the ABA Foundation, are nonprofessionals who help manage a loved one’s financial life. They may assist with … Continued

October 23, 2017

The number of cards compromised at U.S. ATMs and merchants rose 39% in the first half of 2017 vs. the year-earlier period according to FICO. The firm also tracked a 21% rise in compromises of ATMs and point-of-sale (POS) devices … Continued

September 11, 2017

Equifax Inc, a provider of consumer credit scores, said personal details of as many as 143 million U.S. consumers were accessed by hackers between mid-May and July, in what could be one of the largest data breaches in the United … Continued

August 24, 2017

Maintaining Continuity When Your Payment Information Changes Keeping your credit and debit card payment information up to date with the various bills you deal with can be a complex and time consuming process. From remembering all the merchants you need … Continued

August 21, 2017

Financial abuse against older Americans can take many forms, from illegal debits, to third-party scams and even unauthorized withdrawals by an approved caregiver. And with the share of the U.S. population 65 years and over projected to reach 20 percent … Continued