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Fraud and Security Awareness

Protect your identity and sensitive financial information by learning how scams work.


We want you to be prepared. Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent emails, texts, and calls. One of the best ways to protect yourself is being aware of how these scams work. Watch the video below, from the American Bankers Association, to learn more.

Also, an important note: First Midwest Bank will never request sensitive information through unsolicited email, phone calls, or text messages.

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Checking Accounts

We offer a variety of checking account options to meet your individual needs.

Explore Your Options


Our savings options give you the flexibility, convenience and security to help you meet your short- and long-term goals.

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Speed through in-store checkout lines with ease — using Apple Pay™, Google Pay™ or Samsung Pay with most First Midwest Bank cards.1

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Spot the Scammer: Take a Quiz

Put yourself to the test. This quiz from the American Bankers Association is an easy way to practice identifying fraud.

Take a Quiz

Data Security on Social Media

Think before you post. What you put on social media is potentially available to anyone in the public. That can have consequences.

Learn How to Stay Safe

Keep Your Home Office Secure

Working from home is increasingly common. When you are using your own Wi-Fi, be extra cautious. Protect yourself and your employer by keeping your data safe.

Home Office Best Practices



With constant upgrades in technology, balancing convenience and risk should be taken seriously. First Midwest can help with information and advice on how to protect yourself and your personal information.


First Midwest protects your information with multiple layers of state-of-the-art security, learn more about the precautions you and your business can take to secure your information even further.


At First Midwest security is one of our highest priorities. We know building your assets was hard work, and want to make sure you have the information to protect them.

You can also learn more about how to keep your credit and debit card information safe and secure.

1 Digital payment options are not available on First Midwest Bank ATM Card, EquiFlexSM Card, or HealthCare Debit Card. Apple Pay is available on First Midwest Bank credit cards.