Tag Archives: Customer Protection

Dave Haman

Feb 28 2018

Insurance Spotlight: You Lent Your Car to a Friend


So you let your friend borrow your car, and they had an accident. Will your auto insurance policy pay?

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Chris Lewis

Jan 03 2018

Beware of Tax Identity Theft

Tax Identity Theft

All taxpayers, business owners, and tax preparers should be aware of identity theft scams by people pretending to be IRS representatives through phone calls, text messages, or email communications. Tax related identity theft occurs when someone uses your Social Security …
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Dave Haman

Dec 04 2017

Insurance Spotlight: Home Theft Prevention Tips


Protecting your home from thieves is an important step to ensuring your family’s safety and protection from loss. Here are some considerations that could improve your home’s security.

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Chris Lewis

Nov 27 2017

4 Shopping Tips for Cyber Monday

Shopping Tips for Cyber Monday

If you’re like many Americans, you’ve done some Black Friday shopping, but are now looking for Cyber Monday deals to complete your holiday gift list. As you shop online for deals this Cyber Monday, please keep the following tips in …
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Adam Determann

Nov 01 2017

Protect Your Business Against Email Compromise


What is Business Email Compromise?  Business Email Compromise (BEC) is a sophisticated scam targeting businesses that work with foreign suppliers and/or perform wire transfer payments. The scam is carried out when business email accounts are compromised to conduct unauthorized funds …
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Dave Haman

Oct 25 2017

Insurance Spotlight: Planning for the Unknown

Insurance Spotlight Planning for the Unknown

When it comes to planning for your family’s response to a disaster, it is hard to know where to start. There are so many different types of disasters, including but not limited to house fires, natural disasters, weather emergencies, and …
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Karissa Wikert

Oct 18 2017

Are you Wintering Outside of Iowa?


Here are 5 ways to manage our bank accounts remotely and electronically if you’re planning on spending your winter outside of Iowa.

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Jennifer Eden

Sep 06 2017

Turn Your Debit Card On or Off Through Hills Bank Online


If you’ve ever misplaced or experienced fraudulent activity on your debit card, you can now temporarily turn it on or off through Hills Bank Online or the Hills Bank app.

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Dave Haman

Sep 05 2017

Insurance Spotlight: Renters Insurance Is Not a Luxury


Renters need many of the same kinds of insurance protection homeowners have, yet far too many renters fail to purchase this important coverage. Here are some things to think about before passing off renters insurance as an extra, unnecessary expenditure.

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Dave Haman

Aug 28 2017

Insurance Spotlight: Renters Insurance Misconceptions


One of the most common misconceptions concerning renters insurance is cost. According to data from the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), 29% of millennials guessed that a renters insurance policy costs more than $1,000 per year. In fact, the …
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