Online Security

Home Customer Service Online Security Tips

Mastercard Debit Card Program Benefit Changes

Effective July 1st, the following changes will occur regarding our Mastercard debit program.

1. Our Mastercard debit card will provide our cardholders with two new Mastercard benefits: extended warranty and satisfaction guarantee.

2. Mastercard will make significant changes to its small business debit program.

3. Mastercard will change its Mastercard ID Theft Protection provider.

For more information, click here.

Tips to Keep Your Financial Information Safe

Criminals are constantly looking for ways to get their hands on your personal and financial information. At Peoples State Bank office of South Ottumwa Savings Bank, we have industry-standard security to make sure your accounts are protected. To help keep your information safe, we also encourage our customers to:

  • Use virus protection and exercise caution when downloading software or e-mail attachments.
  • Remember to never conceal sensitive financial information such as account numbers or your social security number over insecure websites or e-mail.
  • Contact your local branch if you identify suspicious activity on your account.

If you are contacted by someone saying they are from Peoples State Bank office of South Ottumwa Savings Bank, do not provide any information over the phone. Call our Albia or Ottumwa location yourself to verify the phone call.

To learn more about security information, click here.