Your online security is important to us. That is why we are committed to safeguarding your personal information online to keep it secure and confidential.
Today the technological landscape and threats in that landscape are
always changing at ever faster rate. To help you battle these threats,
we at The Frederick Community Bank want you to be aware of our security and
procedures so that you can help fight off hackers & spammers.
The Frederick Community Bank will:
We will send you email updates or messages within internet
banking regarding service outages to the internet banking.
We will NEVER ask for your security credentials in an email (We have that information
already, hence we will never ask you for that information through
emails). If you receive a suspicious email asking you for your
credentials, please report it to The Frederick Community Bank or
forward it to email@example.com
We will send you a postal mail communication if we cannot reach
you electronically. Please make sure that any mail you receive
from The Frederick Community Bank has the following return address:
The Frederick Community Bank
P.O. Box 95
You can find our other contact information
Your responsibilities online include:
When you sign in to Internet banking from The
Frederick Community Bank home page, your Access ID and Passcode are sent over the Internet from your computer to ours using Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology. SSL encrypts your personal information before it leaves your computer, ensuring that no one else can read it.
Once you have signed in, you can check that your Online Banking session is secure in two ways:
- Look for the small padlock icon usually located in
the browser's address bar. A closed, or locked, padlock indicates a secure connection.
- Look for the letters "https://" at the beginning of the Web site address or URL in your Web browser. The "s" means secure.
ALERT: As a security precaution, please remember to click the "Log Off" link when you finish your online session
or close all browser windows.
It is also your responsibility as an internet banking
user to have the proper security and protection for your own PCs & home
network. This includes but is not limited to:
Have a secured router for home internet access;
Have up-to-date antivirus programs (with up-to-date
Have up-to-date anti-spyware/anti-malware programs;
Secured (not open) wifi network if you use wireless
internet at your home;
If you suspect your computer is infected, have it
cleaned or reinstalled prior to logging back into Internet Banking.
Do not share your Internet Banking password or
credentials with anyone else.
For more information on some of the current security
threats facing customers and banks, feel free to visit the following
websites (also located under "News/Security Updates" section on our
This site may be utilized for authorized purposes only. Unauthorized access or use is not permitted and constitutes a crime punishable by law. Activity on this site is monitored for security purposes.