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Avoiding phishing scams

Learn how to identify emails that deceive you into giving your confidential information to fraudsters.

If you have security concerns about your BB&T account, call 800-BANK-BBT (800-226-5228).

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Protect yourself from scams that could trick you into providing confidential information, and learn what to do if you do get "phished."

Fraudulent emails

Stay on guard for fake emails and websites that have been designed to steal your financial information.


Save time and money and reduce stress by preventing software from being installed on your computer without your knowledge.

Online security measures

BB&T uses advanced Internet security technology to protect our clients' personal information when it's transmitted online.

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