For tips on how to prevent injurys at work in the icy weather check out the article below, courtesy of the Society for Human Resource Management. Stay safe!
Bank Forward is pleased to announce that Jamie Moch and Dana Wolff are recipients of the 2012 Bill Brown award, the highest award given to employees by Bank Forward for service and teamwork.
The FDIC published a collection of simple tips for young adults and teens on saving and managing money and avoiding financial scams. The fall 2012 edition of FDIC Consumer News also includes suggestions for parents and caregivers on saving for a child's future and teaching youngsters about money.
Gary Goplen, senior vice president at Bank Forward, has been named to the board of directors for North Dakota Development Fund.
Dana Parkhouse and Jessica Haugen successfully passed their AAP Certification Exam recently.
The ND Department of Financial Institutions has approved Bank Forward's new Loan Production Offices (LPO) in Fargo and Crookston.
Traveling, for business or for pleasure, can increase your exposure to financial risk. Here are some simple tips to protect yourself and reduce the risk of identity theft as you head out on your summer vacation:
Mobile banking offers many benefits – convenience, 24 hour access, the ability to check your balances, make transfers between accounts, and even make loan payments. It is a secure system, however, as with any electronic devices; there are risks and steps you can take to protect you and your financial information.
Also called "phishing", "pharming", or "spoofing", email fraud occurs when internet thieves are trying to steal your confidential information such as account numbers and passwords. They send emails that appear to be from a well known company or appear as a legitimate website and entice you to disclose personal information.
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P.O. Box 9008, Farmingdale, NY 11735-9008
Identity theft is when someone steals personal and financial information, such as your name, social security number, or an account number, and uses that information for financial gain.
U.S. Postal Inspectors Office
Victims of fraud should contact their local post office to report any crime involving stolen mail or use of the mail in furtherance of a fraud scheme.
Bank Forward is committed to the security of your personal information. Our employees will provide ID theft recovery assistance to our customers.
The Valley City office is getting new artwork to compliment their remodeling project! We went out and took unique photos on Monday of landmarks and other interesting sites in the Valley City area – similar to what we have in our Fargo, Grand Forks and Bemidji locations.
If there is something to be afraid of when you’re driving, it is a reckless driver. What is worse than a reckless driver is a reckless driver that has no auto liability insurance.
Jeff Kleven, Sales Agent, Insure Forward, recently was awarded the designation of Certified Professional Insurance Agent.