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Free Shred Event

To help prevent identity theft, bring your personal documents to the branch and have them shredded on-site. Event Locations & Dates: |Geneseo 101 E Exchange Street May 1, 2021 8:30am-11:30am Across from LaRoma's Pizza| |Fulton 1404 14th Ave May 22, 2021 8:30am - 11:30am| |Rochelle 340 May Mart Drive May 1, 2021 9am - Noon Limit of 4 boxes per automobile| |Peru 1721 Midtown Rd May 8, 2021 9am - 11am| |Princeton 317 S. Main St. May 8, 2021 8:30am - 10:30am|

Paycheck Protection Program

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Privacy Notice Update

Central Bank Illinois has updated its Privacy Notice. Please read for important points regarding your personal information and right to privacy.

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We've launched a new Facebook page and we'd love to be friends. Find and follow us!

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Mobile Check Deposit

HAVE YOU TRIED MOBILE BANKING YET? Mobile Check Deposit is now available! Make deposits with your phone - simply use our Central Bank Illinois mobile app to deposit your check anytime.

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Fraud Text Alerts

Central Bank systems constantly review account activity to protect your account from potential fraud attempts. Real time activity alerts is one of the latest innovations to make your debit card payments safer AND make the process smoother. You may receive text alerts when suspicious activity is detected on your Central Bank Illinois debit card and you confirm or deny the activity in real time, right then.

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10 Things You Can Do to Avoid Fraud

Do you know how to spot a scam? These 10 tips may help you avoid fraud and protect yourself and your family.

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Important Security Message

Due to the ongoing negative news about Internet safety and browser security flaws, Central Bank would like to take this opportunity to remind our customers about the significant importance of having current Anti-Virus/Internet Security software and Microsoft critical security patches for Windows Operating Systems. Anti-Virus/Internet Security updates should be set to download and install at least daily and you should schedule a complete system scan of all files at least weekly. If you're using Windows, you should also automatically download and install all critical Microsoft security patches as soon as they are available. In today's connected world, it is extremely important to be proactive when it comes to computer security. Although the headlines paint a grim picture of the Internet landscape, these simple actions will help to prevent damage to your computer or loss of your confidential information when using the Internet.

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Shazam Risk Assessment, Detection and Response: If suspicious transactions are detected on your debit card, a SHAZAM fraud specialist may attempt to contact you by telephone to verify the authenticity of the suspicious ATM/Debit transaction. The SHAZAM fraud specialist will never ask you for your debit card numbers, PIN, full Social Security Number, or Central Bank account numbers. If you are planning to travel, please contact the Central Bank Debit Card Department at 309-944-5601 to verify your contact information prior to traveling. This will assist us in protecting your accounts from fraudulent activity and identity theft.

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