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Small Business Fraud Center

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Financial fraud and theft have become an increasing threat to many small businesses. Bank of the West is pleased to provide you with information from industry leaders and links to additional great resources.

Business Identity Theft


Online Fraud

Learn about identity theft and ways to recognize it.

What is business identity theft?

Examples of business identity theft?

Get important tips to help protect your business from identity theft.

Business identity theft security tips.


Learn about some of the most common internet and email scams, and how to identify them.

Types of online fraud.

Internet scams.

Learn how to help protect your business from online and email scams.

Internet  and email security tips.


Mobile Fraud


Bank Account, Credit Card, and Debit Card Security

If you use Mobile Banking, learn how to recognize common scams.

Types of mobile fraud

Learn how to help protect yourself from Mobile Fraud.

Mobile security tips.


Learn how to safeguard your business account, credit card and debit card against fraud.

Protect your bank account.

Use ATMs safely.

Credit card and debit card security tips.


Small Business Protection


How Bank of the West Protects Your Business

Learn how to help protect your business by making fraud prevention a priority.

Small business security tips

Corporate account takeover prevention

Payment fraud protection


Bank of the West is committed to keeping customer information secure and confidential.

Online security.

Report Fraud, Business Identity Theft or Suspicious Activity

If you believe you are the victim of fraud or business identity theft, call Bank of the West immediately at

To report a lost or stolen credit card, call us at 1-800-996-2638.

If you've received a suspicious email, let us know by emailing us at:

Need more information on what to do in case of fraud?

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