Informational Security Videos

Uwharrie Bank welcomes you to view these informational tutorials about best security practices.

If you feel that you have become the victim of identity theft, please Contact Us to let us know so that we can help secure your accounts with Uwharrie Bank.

  • Phishing

    Phishing is when criminals try to trick you into revealing personal information through e-mail, instant messages, or other internet sites. Learn more about what phishing is and how to protect yourself.

  • Identity Theft

    Identity theft is when someone steals your personal information to commit fraud or other crimes. Find out what you can do to help prevent identity theft and what to do if you suspect your identity has been stolen.

  • Internet Fraud

    Fraud is when someone deliberately cheats you out of money or other valuable things. Learn about forms of fraud committed over the internet and what to do if you think you’ve been a victim.

  • Social Media

    Using social media sites is common – unfortunately, cyber criminals can exploit user information on these sites to spread spam, viruses, malware, and steal personal information. Here are ways you can use social media sites more safely.

  • Portable Devices

    Portable devices are any electronic tool designed to be moved from place to place. Due to their portability, these devices can be easily lost or stolen, making them popular targets for identity thieves. Learn how to protect yourself and your device.