Tag Archives: Customer Protection

Dave Haman

Dec 04 2017

Insurance Spotlight: Home Theft Prevention Tips


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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


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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?


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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


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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


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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


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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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Matt Olson

Jul 24 2017

Credit Score Series: Part 1 What Makes Up Your Credit Score


Credit Score Series: What makes up your credit score?

Your credit score directly impacts your ability to get a loan and the rate and terms you pay for those loans. It also plays a role in things like your insurance rates, security deposit needed when you rent an apartment, …
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Dave Haman

Jul 03 2017

Insurance Spotlight: Your Credit Score and Home Insurance


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Can your credit score affect the cost of your home insurance policy? In most states, the answer is yes.

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