Cyber Tips: Are You Really Being Secure Online?

Cyber Tips: Are You Really Being Secure Online?

May, 2017 | Volume 12, Issue 5 Browsing the web and interacting with websites in a secure fashion is immensely important in today’s connected world. Everyday things like online banking, shopping, and submitting your taxes involve sharing financial and sensitive...
Fine Tuning Your Finances

Fine Tuning Your Finances

Financial experts consistently agree that – at least once each year – you should fine-tune your finances. This monetary tune-up will provide you with a big picture of how you are saving, spending, and investing. It is a comprehensive reflection of your behaviors and...
The Advantages of Local Banking

The Advantages of Local Banking

In the past several years, millions of individuals in the nation have transitioned from utilizing the big, faceless banking empire to small, community-based, local banking institutions. In a world of economic turmoil and consistent financial complications for the...
The Young Adult’s Guide to Avoiding Fraud

The Young Adult’s Guide to Avoiding Fraud

Avoiding Fraud is a tricky business. Criminals utilize a broad array of cunning tactics to defraud millions upon millions of people each and every single year. These scoundrels often combine popular old tricks with new technology in order to convince individuals to...
‘Money Smart’ Program Teaches Finance to Older Adults

‘Money Smart’ Program Teaches Finance to Older Adults

The Money Smart for Older Adults training program – also referred to as “MSOA” – is a special educational endeavor which was created by the collaboration of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the FDIC. The curriculum contains an abundance of information and...
Somerville at the Business Expo

Somerville at the Business Expo

Preble County had their Business expo last week, April 7th and 8th. Somerville National Bank was able to join the excitement. The Chamber of commerce hosted over 800 exhibits! We were fortunate to have a booth for the event. They had food and prizes, plus lots of...
Digital Spring Cleaning: Personal Cyber Security

Digital Spring Cleaning: Personal Cyber Security

April, 2017 | Volume 12, Issue 4 Spring cleaning is almost a rite of passage. With it we celebrate the renewal of life that occurs in nature each spring and eagerly await the exciting fun of summer. Traditionally, spring cleaning means cracking our windows and...
Watch Out for IRS Call and Email Scams

Watch Out for IRS Call and Email Scams

It is tax season and that means scammers will be trying to fleece as many people out of money as they can. This will go on beyond April 15th. These scammers manage to get enough people to fall for their tricks to get over a million dollars each year. Be on the alert...
Protecting Your Child’s Personal Information

Protecting Your Child’s Personal Information

In an increasingly connected world, privacy has become a key concern for people of all ages and from all walks of life. Online safety for kids is important too. While you’ve probably performed some research into safeguarding your own privacy, both online and offline,...