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Quick Tips to Help Protect Yourself
There are many proactive things you can do to help protect your accounts and help prevent fraud and identity theft. Here are tips to follow when you're online and offline.
Help Protect Yourself from Becoming a Victim of Fraud or Identity Theft
At SunTrust, the protection of all your assets — including your identity — is our top priority. We have a number of safety measures in place to help protect you, including industry-standard technologies on our Web site and teams dedicated to fighting fraud and identity theft. You can depend on us to safeguard your personal and financial information.
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Online Security
The Internet is a convenient way to access your accounts and communicate with SunTrust. By following these tips, you can enjoy a safe and secure online experience.
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Online Banking
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Shopping Online
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Browsing the Internet
Scammers also use "key-logging" programs that track how you use your keyboard. If a key-logging program is installed on your computer, you could unknowingly reveal sensitive information like your PINs or passwords to scammers. You should consider buying and keeping current anti-spyware software to better help protect your confidential information. The software will help identify and delete any spyware or key-logging programs installed on your computer.

Anti-spyware software can be purchased at retail stores, such as Wal-Mart, Target, and Best Buy, as well as downloaded from the Internet by providers such as McAfee and Norton.
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Email
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Credit Card Security

Credit card fraud costs cardholders and banks hundreds of millions of dollars every year. Credit card fraud often occurs after the card is stolen. However, thieves can also fraudulently use your account number while your card sits safely in your wallet or purse. These tips will help you minimize the chances of credit card fraud:
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ATM Security

Here are some precautions to consider when using an ATM:
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Identity Theft
For more information on how to protect yourself from identity theft and the steps you can take to safeguard your computers and personal information, review the online educational tool on FDIC's Web site.
 
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