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Banking and Security Tips

Day-to-day banking advice

Everyday banking know-how

How to bank better and more securely, so that you feel comfortable knowing your money is safe.

Banking tips

Understanding release limits

Understanding what release limits, point-of-sale limits and ABM withdrawal limits are and why they are put in place.

What is a joint bank account?

Understanding the benefits of a joint bank account will help you know how to manage your money when you have decisions to make.

Joint bank accounts: balancing the benefits and the drawbacks

If you are considering the convenience of a joint bank account with someone you love, make sure you take some time to ponder the pitfalls too.

Points or cash back?

With so many credit card reward programs out there, it can be difficult to decide which option gives you the most value in return.

Tips on sending money to loved ones—safely and securely

Here are a few tips on how to set you and your family up for success when sending money abroad.

How to open a Canadian bank account

As a new Canadian resident, your first financial step should be to choose a bank and open an account.

5 reasons to use Interac e-Transfer

You can use Interac e-Transfer for almost anything! Here are just a few ideas.

ATB’s Hierarchy of Financial Wellness

The three foundations of financial wellness—literacy, security, and confidence—each build on each other to achieve overall financial well-being.

US travel checklist and banking tips

Browse through our collection of checklists and travel tips to help make your next trip South of the border go as smoothly as possible.

Digital Banking Tutorials

Browse our list of tutorials that help you use ATB platforms such as Mobile, Online, Prosper, and Investor Connect.

Security tips

How to tell if a message is fraudulent

Unfortunately fraud is on the rise. Here are some tips on how to identify fraudulent messages and avoid text message (SMS), email, phone and social media scams.

How to avoid fraud and scams this holiday season

Frauds and scams targeting online holiday shoppers are common. Here are tips on how to avoid fraud and shop online safely and securely.

Working from home? Here’s how to keep your mobile devices secure.

As work from home becomes reality for thousands of employees, there are cyber risks and best practices you might want to brush up on.

How to bank online securely

Tips on how to bank online responsibly and securely and protect your information from online fraudsters.

How can you help a loved one who is a victim of a scam?

What you can do to help when your loved one has fallen victim to a scam or fraud.

7 tips to protect yourself from scams and fraud

Keep your money and your identity safe.

4 warning signs of identity theft

Identity theft can wreak havoc on your personal and financial life, so it's important to spot identity theft warning signs before the crime gets out of hand.

Why are people still being hooked by phishing?

We’ve heard the warning signs. So why are we still falling victim to phishing scams?

Ponzi schemes: What they are and how to spot them

Learn about the scam and the red flags you, as an investor, should be aware of.

Is mobile banking safe?

Here are 3 reasons why mobile banking is safe.

Is Interac e-Transfer safe?

Interac e-Transfer is a way to send money to someone else electronically without sharing banking information.

Don’t be duped by phishy texts

Beware of texts from mobile providers asking you to deposit a refund. It's a scam.

8 tips for avoiding identity theft during the holidays

Help protect yourself—and your identity—this busy time of year.

How to protect your PIN

6 tips to help you protect your PIN and personal information.

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