Customers from a variety of banking institutions have reported receiving fraudulent text messages and phone calls from 812-238-6000 formatted as fraud alerts. If you receive a text that looks like this, please do not reply to these messages.
SUBJ:CALL: 8202002820 Immediately.
MSG:Ticket ID:dpeq. Card.Transaction-Alerts!”
This message and others like it are not genuine messages from First Financial or any other bank. Phone calls from “First Financial Bank Fraud Team” are not genuine. Please do not call the phone number and do not share any information of any kind.
Always keep in mind that legitimate financial institutions will never ask you for your debit card information, account numbers, passwords, or personal identification information over the phone, via text message, or via email.
If you have shared personal or account information please call 800-511-0045 during business hours for assistance.