Consumer Alerts

FDIC Consumer Education January 26, 2006 – A new FDIC on-line tool was released to help educate consumers how to better protect their computers and themselves from identity theft, and steps to take if they have been victimized. The presentation: Don’t Be an On-Line Victim: How to Guard Against Internet Thieves and Electronic Scams is on the FDIC’s website.

Consumer Complaint Notice for Texas Customers: The Bank & Trust ssb is chartered under the laws of the State of Texas and by state law is subject to regulatory oversight by the Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending.  Any consumer wishing to file a complaint against The Bank & Trust ssb should contact the Texas Department of Savings and Mortgage Lending through one of the means indicated below: in person, or by U.S. Mail: 2601 North Lamar Boulevard, Suite 201, Austin, Texas 78705-4294, Telephone No.: (877) 276-5550, Fax (512) 936-2003, or via electronic submission on the Department’s website at Consumer Complaint Notice.