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Visit Our Fraud Center


We take fraud prevention very seriously, and we are dedicated to helping you protect yourself and your business. We have partnered with Trusteer Rapport®, a leading expert in financial security. Trusteer Rapport’s online fraud protection software is customized to protect FirstBank & Trust InBusiness Online Banking users.


Fraud Webinar

Webinar – Fraud Trends

Our bank and industry experts cover the latest trends and best practices that can help safeguard business processes and operations against fraud.Click to learn more

Credit Card Fraud

Avoiding Credit Card Fraud

Using the right tools and best practices will help your company fight credit card fraud. Click to learn more

ach fraud

Safeguard Your Ach Transactions

With a recent increase in ACH fraud, learn about effective ways to protect your business. Click to learn more

Check Fraud

The Risk of Writing Checks

Check payments are targeted most frequently by fraudsters looking to steal from a business. Click to learn more


Dynamic Retirement Plans

Understanding your options can help you navigate the challenging times. Click to learn more

Protect Your Business from Email Fraud

Business Email Compromise is the greatest source of payments fraud – help ensure your business isn’t impacted. Click to learn more

Payments Fraud


The 2020 AFP Payments Fraud and Control Survey Report shows fraud increasing among businesses. Click to learn more



Fraud is increasingly on the rise – don’t let your business be the next target! Click to learn more

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Having a strong retirement plan helps your company and its employees. Click to learn more

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Keep Cash Flow in Check

Key considerations to keep in mind when evaluating your business’ cash flow. Click to learn more

small business financing

Small Business Financing

Learn about the 5 C’s of business financing and what you should consider when applying for a small business loan. Click to learn more

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How does the new legislation impact your retirement plans? Click to learn more

Opportunity Zone

Opportunity Zones

A government program that encourages growth and investment in mostly underserved communities. Click to learn more

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Retirement Plan Relief

Key provisions of the CARES Act offers assistance for retirement plan participants and sponsors. Click to learn more