Do NOT provide your information

Helping you keep your account safe is our top priority.

Important Reminder

Now is a good time to remember to never provide your one-time access code, username or password over the phone.

People's United Bank will not proactively call customers asking them to provide, verify, or update passwords, usernames or access codes, or account information such as Social Security Number, Account Number, Credit Card Number, or other personal information. 


Suspicious message?

People's United Bank will never send unsolicited emails asking customers to provide, verify, or update Passwords, PINs, or Account information such as Social Security number, Account Number, Credit Card Number, or other personal information. If you receive a suspicious email that appears to be from People’s United Bank, please forward it to

Reporting fraud

If you suspect fraud on your account please contact us immediately at 1-800-894-0300.

If you are a victim of identity theft

Contact People's United Bank at
1-800-894-0300 or online, if you feel your People's United accounts have been affected.

Tips to prevent fraud and identity theft

Here are some everyday ways you can protect yourself from fraud and identity theft.

Credit protection

Make it your top priority to check your credit regularly

Review statements

Check credit card and bank statements regularly

Using ATMs

Be on the lookout for skimmers or bugged keypads

Social security number

Only provide it when absolutely necessary

Your mailbox

Retrieve mail ASAP or invest in a locking mailbox

Password Protection

Keep them strong and change them on a regular basis

Shred it

Shred all mail and bank documents with your personal info

Sharing information

Be selective with whom you share your personal information

Computer Security

Keep your firewall, antivirus and spyware protection up-to-date

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