The best way to sign up for Mobile Banking is through a secure sign-up feature on your bankís website, or via a mobile app on your cell phone downloaded straight from your bank. Never sign up through an unsolicited phone call or email.
Secure your mobile phone in a secure location. Use the lock function on your phone when it is not in use.
Set the phone to require a password to power on the handset or awake it from sleep mode.
Frequently delete text messages from your financial institution.
Never disclose via text message any personal or financial information.
Be aware of your surroundings. Donít type any sensitive information if others around you can see.
Download the updates for your phone and mobile apps.
If you lose your mobile phone, notify Gulf Coast Bank immediately.
If you change you mobile phone number or e-mail address, remove the old information from your mobile banking profile in Online Banking.