There have been recent media reports of a software vulnerability (“Heartbleed”) which can affect certain encryption technologies used to protect information while in transit on the internet. Our systems are closely monitored for vulnerabilities and unauthorized activity, and we have taken steps to ensure that this vulnerability has been properly addressed, and that your information is secure.
To ensure the security of your information, it is also important to protect your computers and mobile devices, especially those used to access online banking. To keep your online accounts safe always use strong passwords, avoid using the same password on multiple sites, and periodically change your passwords.
If you have questions or concerns, please contact your personal banker.
State Bank of The Lakes is proud to have met the financial needs of the communities we serve for over 100 years. We always have been and remain a true community bank; run by local leadership with an ear for responsiveness to the communities we serve. In early 2005, we became a part of Wintrust Financial Corporation (www.wintrust.com), a local organization comprised of several community banks built on a philosophy that always puts the customer first. State Bank of The Lakes and Wintrust both believe strongly in their mission statement: To provide the best customer service around.