Scams, Schemes & Fraud


With the prevalence of online transactions in almost every industry, identity theft worldwide has risen as people are more comfortable with sharing their Personally Identifiable Information (PII) as part of common processes for online commerce and banking.


For Additional information

There are many different types of Scams, Schemes & Frauds identity thieves routinely employ to obtain this PII. Heritage Bank of the Ozarks values the security of our customers and so we encourage you to read our informational guide that highlights some of the most common pitfalls. Included you will find information on Phishing, Smart Phone Texting Frauds, Spyware, Debit & Credit Card Skimming, and Fake Check Scams.


We are in this together

Please remember that banks and business should never ask you for your personal information when they call or text you. If you feel that you have been a victim to an attempt to steal your identity, please contact us immediately.