It has been brought to our attention that some local residents have received the below text message from an unknown number:
(Direct Express Debit MasterCard) Call: 14079002634
When calling the number it states that your card has been limited and then prompts the caller to enter their entire card number.
This is what is typically called a Smishing scam where the perpetrator attempts to "blast" text messages to random numbers. This is in an attempt to gain personal information such as card numbers.
You may also visit out Security Center for more information on how to protect yourself and your personal information from future phishing scams. Should you have any quetions or concerns, please contact your local Farmers National Bank location or call our toll-free number, 877.862.9270.