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Read the Summer 2017 Newsletter!


President's Blog

May 30, 2017

It's been a busy quarter. Read what's been happening at Silver Lake Bank! To keep up on current happenings, follow us on Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn and YouTube. We hope everyone has a fun and safe summer!

Important information about restrictions on your debit card.

May 01, 2017

Silver Lake Bank has updated previous set blocks on transactions in Virginia, Maryland, New York and Florida. Remaining blocks include the following: International card present transactions. EMV transactions will work, as well as PIN and ATM transactions. International, card not present transactions (online transactions). Transactions may be declined due to Visa's risk scoring, due to fraud trends. In addition, transactions on bookstores based out of Florida will be blocked for debit cards beginning with numbers 435951001.

Lottery and Sweepstakes Scams

April 28, 2017

Sweepstakes scammers call, email, or text consumers congratulations on winning a lottery, drawing, or sweepstakes, which the consumers usually have not even entered.

Big Protection, Tiny Chip

January 05, 2017

Our debit cards now feature an embedded chip that improves security when you make purchases at a chip-activated terminal.

New and Improved SLB Website

July 04, 2016

SLB is excited to announce the release of our new and improved website, including mobile friendly technology!

New SLB Branch in Lawrence

June 21, 2016

We have opened a branch in downtown Lawrence at 643 Massachusetts Street, Suite D. Our Lawrence staff will include Lenders-Michelle Fales and Nick Gideon, Loan Portfolio Manager-Dee Sanner, Loan Assistant-Diane Welchhans, Operations Assistant-Jason Young and Customer Service Rep-Tori Newell.

Phone Text Fraud Scheme

May 15, 2016

TransFund has been notified by the fraud analytics group of a fraud scheme currently occurring in the mid-section (subject to change) of the U.S. Cardholders are receiving phone text messages stating their card has been deactivated. Cardholders are instructed to call a phone number to confirm their information. When the cardholder responds they are asked for their card number, expiration date and PIN. Cardholders should not respond to these messages.