1st Source to Host Shredder Day September 12 in Chesterton
Chesterton, IN – 1st Source Bank announces that September 12 will be ‘Shredder Day’ at its Chesterton Banking Center, located at 1500 South Calumet. A shredder truck will be onsite from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Central Time to shred and properly dispose of sensitive documents. The shredder service is free and available to the public.
“Shredding sensitive documents is an easy way to reduce your risk of becoming a victim of identity theft,” said Tricia Lahey, 1st Source Banking Center Manager. “1st Source is glad to help people shred and properly dispose of old statements and paperwork they no longer need.”
Documents you may want to consider shredding include those with Social Security numbers, birthdates, PIN numbers or passwords; banking documents and other financial information; leases, contracts or letters that include signatures; pre-approved credit card applications and medical or dental bills. Of course, be sure to keep documents you may need for tax purposes.
1st Source Corporation, parent company of 1st Source Bank, has assets of $5.01 billion and is the largest locally controlled financial institution headquartered in the northern Indiana-southwestern Michigan area. The Corporation includes 82 banking centers, 22 1st Source Bank Specialty Finance Group locations nationwide, eight Trust and Wealth Management locations and eight 1st Source Insurance offices. For more than 150 years, 1st Source has been committed to the success of the communities it serves. For more information, visit www.1stsource.com.
Media Contact: Angie Dvorak, (574) 235-2000