DEFENDING AGAINST COVID-19 SCAMS
Scammers are busy at work in an effort to take advantage of the vulnerabilities that have been caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) warns individuals to remain vigilant for scams related to Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Click here for more information from the CISA regarding cyber scams.
Additionally, the IRS has issued a warning to be cautious of schemes related to economic impact payments. To read the IRS news release, click here.
INFORMATION REGARDING THE PAYCHECK PROTECTION PROGRAM (PPP)
At this time, the PPP has reached capacity. If more funds are granted, we’d love to partner with you! Check back here for updates.
IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING BANK OPERATIONS
The health and safety of our staff, customers, and community remain our top priorities as we monitor the local impact of coronavirus (COVID-19). In effort to reduce face-to-face interaction, Columbia Bank has closed its five branches to unscheduled lobby traffic effective March 20, 2020.
Our dedication to serving our customers will not be affected during this time. In addition to drive-through window services available at all of our branches Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Friday from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Saturday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at our Lake City Commons Branch, we encourage you to:
- Contact us by phone at (866) 691-5646.
- Visit https://columbiabankflorida.com/ for online banking needs including deposits, transfers, bill payments and more.
- Download our free mobile app for on-the-go banking.
We understand that some urgent services must be facilitated in our lobby. If you must meet with your Columbia Bank advisor for immediate needs such as loan closings, please contact him or her directly to schedule a meeting. Please refrain from scheduling an appointment if you have recently traveled out of the country, been exposed to a confirmed case of COVID-19, or are displaying cold or flu symptoms. We ask all visitors to wash your hands before and after your visit.
We appreciate your patience as we take the necessary preventative measures to safeguard the health and wellness of our community. Please check our website and social media pages for updates. If you have any questions, please contact us at (866) 691-5646. We remain ready and available to assist you.
President & CEO, Columbia Bank