BE ASSURED THAT YOUR SECURITY AND PRIVACY ARE PROTECTED.
The Citizens Bank Online Banking System brings together a combination of industry-approved security technologies to protect data for the bank and for you, our customer. While we operate secure online banking, you can never be too careful with safeguarding your personal information. We have provided some tips on how to stay safe banking online.
The directors, management and all associates of The Citizens Bank appreciate and respect the privacy of our customers’ personal financial information. We understand that our customers furnish sensitive information to the bank in the course of our daily business, and the bank is committed to treating this information responsibly. We know that our customers expect privacy and security for their personal and financial affairs. We take reasonable and appropriate steps to safeguard sensitive information that has been entrusted to us by our customers.
FDIC insurance covers all deposit accounts, including checking and savings accounts, money market deposit accounts and certificates of deposit. The standard insurance amount is $250,000 per depositor, per insured bank, for each account ownership category. Learn more about FDIC insurance.
Because Internet security is so important, we are making a free online security course available to our customers right here on our website. This course will help to educate you about safe online banking practices, and also about passwords, giving out personal information, protecting children online, protecting your identity, securing your computer and home network, spam viruses and more such as opening up email and attachments.
Being informed about how to protect yourself against cyber-risks can be a key defense against fraud and identity theft. This course is for all members of your family who are regularly on the internet and is based on real-life stories. It is taught by Kevin Mitnick, an American computer security consultant and best selling author.