Author: Ally Knudtson

The US Secret Services warns commercial businesses about a resurgence of business email compromise (BEC) exploits. In a BEC scam, criminals send an email message that appears to come from a known source making a legitimate request. Examples of BEC scams include: A vendor your company regularly...

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) have observed an increase in highly impactful ransomware attacks occurring on holidays and weekends - when offices are normally closed. This was reported in the United States as recently as July...

Throughout the novel coronavirus pandemic, Linton Public School has shown its strength and resilience. Not only did they manage to win two state titles, reach the region championships, have student-athletes make it to the state wrestling tournament and qualify for the North Dakota State Track...

Supporting local organizations and the community is what one financial institution’s mission is about. Wishek Public School staff members and band students stand alongside Unison Bank team members during the tenor saxophone donation presentation. Recently, Wishek Public School shared that they were in search of a tenor...

Unison Bank recently hired Nathan Wolf as VP Business Banking Officer. Wolf is located at 102 North Centennial Street in Wishek, N.D. Unison Bank VP Business Banking Officer, Nathan Wolf. Wolf, originally from Zeeland, N.D., is responsible for the overall management of the branch’s commercial, agricultural and...

In response to the pandemic, many end-users have transitioned to working from home instead of commuting to the office. Homes are now used as business offices, and computers and networks are shared by family members. Families are taking classes, doing homework and surfing the web...

Unison Bank recently named Janice Lucero as its featured artist for August 2021. Each month, Unison Bank features local artists, photographers, quilters and creators and their products or services. Since 2013, they have featured 89 artisans. August’s featured artist, Lucero, has displayed a variety of acrylic paintings...

Dustin Neys, Unison Bank business banking officer in Jamestown, N.D., recently graduated from the Dakota School of Banking. Unison Bank employees, Dustin Neys and Niki Hjelle, recently attended the Dakota School of Banking in Jamestown, N.D. The Dakota School of Banking is sponsored by the North Dakota...

When it comes to cybercrimes and scams, seniors and elderly individuals are among the most targeted demographics. Scammers often target those who are more trusting, have better credit and more wealth which is more common among the elderly population versus younger adults. Seniors are considered 'easy'...

North Dakota native, Marney Shirley, was selected as Unison Bank’s featured artist for July 2021. Each month, Unison Bank features local artists, photographers, quilters and creators and their products or services. Since 2013, they have featured 88 artisans. July’s featured artist, Shirley, has displayed button bouquets and...