FNBC was notified by VISA on Friday that Fred’s Inc. reported a potential data breach of their system that affects the security of a number of our FNBC debit cards. Fred’s Inc. admitted to the data breach. This data breach occurred between March 23rd and April 24th of this year. If your card was among those reported as compromised, you will receive a letter in the mail this week regarding the breach.
We want to emphasize this was NOT a breach of any FNBC system. We understand that this will concern you, and we are working quickly to protect your card and bank account information. The security of our customers’ banking information has always been a high priority.
Fred's Inc. has information available on their website, www.fredsinc.com.
If you have questions or concerns, please feel free to contact us at 870-364-1300 or contact a customer service representative at any of our locations.