Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank

Online Security Statement

Fidelity Deposit and Discount Bank is committed to protecting its customersí nonpublic personal information as required by federal regulation.  Pursuant to this goal, the Bank utilizes the following security measures to protect your information while you use Fidelityís Online Banking Services.

Data Encryption

Fidelity Online uses Secure Socket Layer (SSL) technology to protect your data.  This requires that you use an internet browser that supports 128 bit encryption.  Fidelity may require you to upgrade your browser when future technological advances become available

Site Verification

When you log into Fidelity Online using Internet Explorer you will see the address bar is green and the site will show as verified by Verisign.  This assures you that you've reached the correct site and not an imposter.  That feature may be available in other browsers as well.  You can view the certificate if you like to verify the site as belonging to Fidelity Bank.

Access Credentials

Fidelity Online customers are required to log into the system by entering a Login ID and Password/PIN.  We also present you with your preselected Authentication Image and Passphrase so that you can be sure you're on our site.  The system monitors invalid log in attempts and employs a three strike lock-out feature in order to deter unauthorized users.  We allow you to register a computer you use regularly to access Fidelity Online.  When logging in from a public or unregistered computer you will be presented with one of the security questions you've selected to further verify your identity and deter unauthorized access.

Time Out Feature

If you do not perform any activity for a period of 15 minutes while logged into Fidelity Online the system will automatically time out and log you off. 


Fidelity utilizes a combination of hardware and software tools to provide a filtering system through which only authorized Online Banking users may access the Bankís Online Banking system.

Security Upgrades

Fidelity is committed to maintaining the highest levels of security.  The bankís Information Technology Department is constantly reviewing new ways to protect our customer information while increasing our web sites interactive capabilities.

Links to Third Party Websites
Fidelity is not responsible for the information practices employed by sites linked to or from our website.  Third party websites may have different privacy policies and/or security standards governing their sites.


There are steps you can take to further ensure the security of your information:

Access ID and Password Protection

Do not share your password with anyone.  If you believe your password has been compromised, change it online immediately and inform the Bank as soon as possible

Sign Off

Remember to exit the system after completing your session.

PC Security

Donít walk away from your computer while logged into Fidelity Online Banking or the Web Bill Pay system.  Apply vendor security patches regularly.  Use up to date antivirus software.

Clear Your Cache

After closing a session with Fidelity Online, you should clear your temporary internet files cache so that the information stored on your hard drive cannot be accessed by someone using your computer.


Email communications do not provide the same level of security as the Fidelity Online system.  You should refrain from emailing any confidential personal account information to the bank from other than the secure email function available within Fidelity Online,

If you have any questions or believe that your online privacy or security has been compromised, please contact us at 1-800-388-4380.