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Fight phishing fraud with this free, ready-made campaign from ABA

Every day, thousands of people fall victim to fraudulent calls, emails and texts from scammers pretending to be from their bank. We want to change that. 

The #BanksNeverAskThat anti-phishing campaign is returning this year. Nearly 1,700 banks in all 50 states joined forces to make our inaugural campaign in 2020 a huge success. Help us take #BanksNeverAskThat to the next level in 2021. 

Register Now See #BanksNeverAskThat in Action

Participated in 2020? Be sure to register again! You’ll be excited to know we’re coming back with an all-new quiz, new social media graphics, refreshed website and more. 

New to #BanksNeverAskThat? Registration is free for ABA member and non-member banks. Once registered, you’ll receive access to the full kit of campaign assets. The materials in the toolkit are evergreen and can be utilized anytime throughout the year.

Watch the free informational webinar. This short discussion will cover the ins and outs of participating in the campaign. Listen in for social media tips, phishing facts, how and when to participate and more. Watch the Recording

It’s time to put scammers in their place and protect your customers in the process.


How It Works

Step 1: Sign Up

Register your bank’s participation.

Step 2: Prepare

Explore the free toolkit and download your plug-and-play campaign assets. View the webinar for more information.

Step 3: Launch

Kick off your campaign anytime throughout the year.


Sign In to Participate

Registration is restricted to bankers and state association members only. You do not have to be an ABA member to participate, but you must have an aba.com account to register. Don’t have an aba.com account yet? Create one using the “Register” button below.


Want to learn more? Watch the free informational webinar:

#BanksNeverAskThat – Everything You Need to Know

Make your participation a success, encourage other banks to join and get ready by viewing this free webinar. ABA experts, along with a banker who participated in last year’s campaign, discusses:

  • An overview of phishing scams, and why your bank should amplify the issue to customers
  • 2020 campaign highlights and results
  • The benefits of participating in #BanksNeverAskThat to your bank and customers
  • How to register your bank to participate, and when to take action
  • Best practices for deploying the ready-made assets on your social media platforms

Watch the Recording