First Mountain Bank Customers Reminded to Keep Information Private

Wilderness First Aid

Big Bear, Ca July 13, 2011 2:00 pm - First Mountain Bank has alerted KBHR that their customers are, once again, receiving fraudulent phone calls, generated by scam artists claiming to be making contact on behalf of the bank.  Those called have reportedly been asked to provide account numbers and pin codes to reactivate their ATM and … [Read more...]

Identity Theft as Easy as Throwing Out Trash

Big Bear, Ca March 28, 2011 8:00 am - Your identity can be taken as easily as throwing out the trash.  In 2007, a mountain resident had her identity stolen and at least 10 different charge accounts opened in her name.  Recently, the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s detectives were able to follow the trail of items purchased with these accounts … [Read more...]