Technology

The Do’s and Don’ts of Staying Safe on Social Media

Social media: where you go to catch up with friends and family, get your news, and watch funny videos of puppies. Oh, and where you can put your personal safety at risk without even realizing it. Posting information on websites like Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter is a great way to stay connected with those near […]

Technology

Don’t Get Hooked by a Phishing Scam

Email, texts, and other forms of digital communication are an integral part of your daily life. Cybercriminals know this and are lurking on nearly every platform, counting on you to fall for phishing scams hook, line, and sinker. Phishing is when scammers masquerade as reputable companies or individuals and use phone calls, email, direct message, […]

Technology

The Friendly Con: Don’t Be Fooled by Social Engineering

You’ve been chatting with someone on a dating site and things seem to be going well. So well, in fact, that you’re already talking finances. The person asked you to conduct a simple transaction at your bank on their behalf. Wanting to build a trusting relationship – you of course agreed. Things must be serious, […]

Technology

The Checklist That Can Help Keep Cybercriminals’ Hands Off Your Money

Never in a million years would you sign a blank check and leave it sitting around on your desk at work or hand over your car keys to a complete stranger asking to borrow your car to run an errand. Likewise, you know not to give anyone your personal bank account information. Unfortunately, today’s tech-savvy […]

Ally News

So Many Reasons to Take PRIDE in Diversity [Video]

If you ask our CEO, Jeffrey Brown, he’ll tell you that “if we take care of the culture, everything else will take care of itself.” And the research we’re looking at proves this – Kris Boesch, founder and CEO of Choose People and author of Culture Works: How to Create Happiness in the Workplace, shared […]

Ally News

Why Economic Mobility Matters—and What We’re Doing About It at Ally

One of the biggest issues facing our society is economic inequality. And, economic inequality today leads to a lack of economic mobility tomorrow. As a digital financial institution, we at Ally feel we’re in a unique position to help educate consumers and change that trajectory. As head of Corporate Citizenship at a company that always […]

Ally News

Ally Big Save, Big Results: Top Things 30,000+ People Are Saving For and Why

It started with a simple question: How can we encourage spenders to save? We knew it wouldn’t be easy, but we believed it was a journey worth taking. So we started within. Instead of spending millions of dollars on a television ad for the Big Game on February 4th 2018, we made it rain money, […]

Technology

Innovative Banking On Your Terms

Since the beginning, we’ve focused on delivering a digital experience that allows our customers to bank on their terms. We’re there for our customers 24/7 – always online and by phone. And we continue to evolve our model to stay up to date with emerging technology. And now, we’re virtually everywhere– with one innovative banking […]

Ally News

We Seriously Care About Your Security

Keeping your Ally accounts safe and secure is a top priority for us. But, how do we do that? From our perspective, the real value is in our approach to security. This includes the tactical measures we take to help protect your data across our digital platforms, as well as our dedication to your security […]

Technology

Tips for Safer Online Shopping

One of the many conveniences that this tech-driven era offers us is online shopping. We’re not mad about the fact that there’s really no need to go to the mall anymore. Why fight for a parking space when you can buy virtually everything on your list online – especially with that free shipping! While praising […]