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Top 10 Ways We’re Keeping Your Money Safe 

We always want the best for you and your hard-earned money—and in today’s complex digital world, that means security is always a top priority. At Farmers & Merchants Bank, we take a personal approach to cybersecurity, ensuring your peace of mind every step of the way. Here’s how we’re keeping your money safe: 1. Encryption: […]

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8 Smart Ways to Keep Your Money Safe

Online and mobile banking tools have become an indispensable part of how we all go about our business. But as powerful and convenient as they are, we all know they provide more opportunities for fraudsters to try to steal what’s yours. The key is to stay current on what they’re doing and the best ways […]

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Three Keys to Smarter Borrowing

Your first home, a new car, college tuition – for most of us, borrowing money is what makes these major life purchases possible. But as with most things, there are smart and not-so-smart ways to borrow. Your friends at FMB or other financial advisors can help you navigate the details, but first, here are three […]

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Reap the Harvest!

Take Control of Your Money Now and Enjoy the Rewards Later   In a 2023 survey, Americans shared their top three financial concerns: Inflation Recession Unexpected Expenses What do these three concerns have in common? We really can’t do anything about any of them! Money is like life – there are things we can control […]

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Four Ways to Be Smarter with Money

We all know that making smart money decisions is important, but where and how do you get started? The good news is the first steps don’t need to be that difficult – you just need to take them. Here are four tips to help you get started today.    1. The simplest rule of all: spend […]

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Decoding Your Paystub

How to read between the lines and boost your income  What is one of the most overlooked and often puzzling documents people get? Answer: Your paystub. When people look at their paystubs, they often only focus on one part — how much money they will get on payday.   The IRS has estimated that around one-third of employers make […]

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How to Avoid Cryptocurrency Scams

Cryptocurrency is on the rise, but so are the scams.  According to the Better Business Bureau® (BBB®), reports about fraudulent activity involving cryptocurrency have tripled in the past three years and cryptocurrency accounted for the second highest scam losses reported to the Federal Trade Commission in 2021, with losses of $750 million.  Cryptocurrency (also called crypto) is […]

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Who is the Fraud Squad?

Watch this video to learn how the Fraud Squad is here to protect our customers and stop fraud in its tracks. In this video, Emily shares: There are two ways you can contact the Fraud Squad. The first is by giving us a call at 402-761-7600. The second, is by contacting us at the office […]

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Fraud Tip: Don’t Respond to Strangers

Watch this video to prevent fraud by learning some good questions to ask yourself before responding to someone who is trying to contact you via email or phone. In this video, Justina shares when someone is reaching out to you, here is what you should ask: Do I know the person reaching out to me? […]

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Smart Cookie Tips: Fraud Prevention

Watch this video for these fraud prevention tips: Check your bank statements regularly Never click on unknown links Be mindful of where you put card information In this video, Amanda shares three tips for preventing fraud so you can keep your money safe: Tip #1: Check your bank statements regularly To prevent fraud, check your […]

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