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The Cottonport Bank
Privacy & Security
Online fraud occurs when someone illegitimately obtains your private, personal information [name, birthday, account numbers, online banking login information, or social security number] and uses any of this information in order to perform unauthorized transactions in your name. The most current form of this is called “phishing”, and most people fall victim to this with fake emails or websites. Please be aware the The Cottonport Bank will never contact you via email and request your personal information.
Phishing is a form of online fraud, in which someone will send an illegitimate email, posing as someone important needing, claiming to need your personal information for legitimate business.
Your privacy is very important to us.We would like to advise you that Internet email is not secure. Please do not submit any information that you consider confidential. We recommend you do not include your social security or account number or other specific identifying information.
You are leaving The Cottonport Bank's website and linking to a third party site. Please be advised that you will then link to a website hosted by another party, where you will no longer be subject to, or under the protection of, the privacy and security policies of The Cottonport Bank. We recommend that you review and evaluate the privacy and security policies of the site that you are entering. The Cottonport Bank assumes no liability for the content, information, security, policies or transactions provided by these other sites.