Security Alert

4-25-2012

Phone and Text Messaging Scam on Debit Cards

A phone and text messaging scam targeting Maine residents has been detected. While the scam does not specifically reference Bangor Savings Bank, fraudsters are using automated phone calls and text messages to deceive victims into providing information about their debit card. The following is typical of the information being furnished to and requested from those being contacted:

  • Your debit card has been deactivated.
  • You need to provide your debit card number and PIN to reactivate the card.

If you have provided your card data to the persons soliciting it, please notify Bangor Savings Bank immediately at:

Customer Care Center
1.877.Bangor1 (1.877.226.4671)

Please be aware that email communications are not encrypted or otherwise secure. Please do not use this form to send confidential or personal information.