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Consumer Alerts

Protecting Your Identity

Identity theft is a growing concern among consumers. Identity theft occurs when sensitive consumer information is obtained and misused by an unauthorized source. Fortunately, there are many things that customers can do to help avoid identity theft. We have included some prevention tips, as well as steps that should be taken if you believe that your personal information has been compromised.

  • Steps For Preventing Identity Theft

  • What To Do If Your Identity Is Stolen.

  • Farmers & Merchants State Bank will never contact you to request personal information such as account numbers, internet banking passwords or your social security number. If you receive a request for this type of information from someone claiming to be from our Bank, do not release any information, and please contact us immediately.

    Farmers and Merchants State Bank
    125 E James Street P.O. Box 137
    Paynesville,MN 56362