Public Alert- Bank text message scam

 

 

NEW YORK STATE POLICE 
Major Edward J. Kennedy
Troop A Commander


  
 

 

PRESS RELEASE
 
The New York State Police has received information on a possible scam. If you receive a text from your personal banking cooperation it could be a scam!  The message alert will appear like it was sent from the bank and will have a way for you to “contently” contact them back.
DO NOT give your personal banking account information by email or over the phone. 
DO NOT give your personal banking credit/debit card information out by email or over the phone.

If you have questions or concerns about your banking accounts, contact your bank directly or in person.