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Bank of New Hampshire Prestige Plus Members Attend Identity Theft and Fraud Prevention Seminar

Laconia, New Hampshire – January 18, 2018 – Bank of New Hampshire's Prestige Plus members recently attended an Identity Theft and Fraud Prevention seminar held at the Bank’s Operations Center in Gilford, NH. The seminar was presented by Bank of New Hampshire’s Ralph Wegner, Assistant Vice President - Information Security Officer. Fraud and identity theft is a global problem and is recognized as the fastest growing crime. In the worst cases of identity theft, the burden of proof is on the victim. During the seminar, Ralph explained why Prestige Plus members need to take precautions and how they can accomplish that to protect themselves from identity theft. Prestige Plus members also learned about safeguarding their personal information, IRS fraud calls, ATM skimmers, computer safeguards, online banking protections, checking credit reports and many other identity theft and fraud preventions. Bank of New Hampshire offers seminars to its Prestige Plus members at no charge.

To learn more about Bank of New Hampshire’s Prestige Plus program, visit or contact Valerie Drouin, Senior Vice President - Prestige Plus Manager at (603) 527-3207 or

Bank of New Hampshire, founded in 1831, provides deposit, lending and wealth management products and services to families and businesses throughout New Hampshire and Southern Maine. With 24 banking offices and assets exceeding $1.5 billion, Bank of New Hampshire is the oldest and largest independent bank in the state. Bank of New Hampshire is a mutual organization, focused on the success of the bank’s customers, communities and employees, rather than stockholders.  For more information, call 1-800-832-0912 or visit



Photo Caption: Bank of New Hampshire Prestige Plus members attend an identity theft and fraud prevention seminar.


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