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P2P Smishing

Banks nationwide are seeing a rise in text and phone fraud related to person-to-person payment services.


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Buyer Beware, Scams are Everywhere

February 28 – March 6 is National Consumer Protection Week.  Learn how to protect yourself from becoming a victim of the latest scams.


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Student Interns Gain Experience at Opportunity Bank

Three students from Montana State University spent the summer in internships at Opportunity Bank. The internships are coordinated through the Community Banking Program at the Jake Jabs College of Business and Entrepreneurship. Here the students share insights about their experience.


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Graduation in 2020 is Reason to Celebrate

Congratulations to all graduates reaching this milestone. Your achievement in these times is worthy of the cap toss.


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Social Media Quizzes Could Put You At Risk for Identity Theft

Without realizing it, you may be publishing the answers to your security questions, giving identity thieves a chance to gain access to your accounts.


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Think Before You Click That Link  

Think Before You Click That Link

The internet can be a quick source for information, shopping deals, and all kinds of communication. When unrequested links are provided to you in email, social media or other online messages, use caution before clicking. 


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Remember to Relax

That’s easier said than done in difficult times!

While your mindset may not change the circumstances around you, it may change how you react to them. So, clear your mind, keep calm, and relax. Here are some tips on how. 

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Go Green...

Account statements serve an important role in managing your personal finances. As a good practice you should review your statements each month to assure there are no unexpected and unauthorized transactions to your account.

Electronic statements (e-statements) deliver these important documents in a way that offer a variety of benefits to consumers and the environment.

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3 Questions You're Too Afraid To Ask...

When navigating your way through your first real estate transaction, there are plenty of instances that can make you stop and think, "Am I supposed to know what everyone’s talking about right now?" Here are some helpful questions and answers that will save you from having to ask them yourself.

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So You Want To Buy A House?

When you find yourself checking out the trendy shiplap in the bungalow on the corner, you might be ready for home ownership. Before you start swiping through your Zillow app, consider the story of Sam and Cara...

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How To Make Your Home Equity Work For You

It’s a satisfying feeling when you know your house is worth more than what you owe on the mortgage balance, and that you’re sitting atop a nice cushion of equity. But what good is all that cash if you have to sell your home to access it? Enter: the Home Equity Line of Credit, or HELOC, as those in the industry like to call it.

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5 Signs You're Ready

You paid your dues in roommate living. You got the job, set up the savings account, and entered The Official Adulting Phase of your life. You’re tired of listening to the leaky faucet drip that the landlord won’t fix. Are you ready to own your own slice of this town, or are you just bored and looking for a project? Here are 5 signs that you’re ready to check out properties...

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