Online Security - Popular Bank

Stay informed and be safe. We encourage you to review the following section on how to prevent online fraud.

How we protect you:

We use the most modern online security systems
to ensure you the best possible security while online.

Authentication

We use the TriCipher secure authentication solution, which allows you to select three security questions, identify your computer and select a unique photo that you will see each time you enter your password.

Secure authentication is used by many organizations across different industries and currently protects more than 225 million online users around the world.

How to protect yourself:

What you should do to avoid online fraud.

Fraud Prevention

Follow the tips below to help prevent fraud on your accounts:

  • Never share personal or financial information (user name, password, social security, etc).
  • Do not answer or follow links on suspicious e-mails that request your personal information (passwords, username, or PIN). View an example of a fraudulent e-mail.
  • Change your passwords regularly and never use your social security number, address, name, date of birth or e-mail address as part of them.
  • Always sign off when completing your transactions through Internet Banking.
  • Monitor your accounts frequently by signing on to Internet Banking.
Fraud Prevention

Computer Security

  • Install anti-virus software to protect your computer from viruses that may damage your data, crash your computer, and gain access to your computer. Set the software to receive automatic updates.
  • Set your web browser (Internet Explorer, Firefox, Safari, etc.) and operation system (Windows, Mac OS, etc.) to receive automatic updates from the developer.
  • Make sure your firewall protection feature, which helps block external access to your computer, is always turned on.