Author: powellva



5 Tips to Prevent Card Fraud

Card fraud continues to increase year-over-year. In fact, card breaches are now the top source of fraud in the financial industry with 48% of consumers having experienced card fraud at some point. As card fraud increases, criminals continue to develop new methods for targeting cardholders. Here are 5 steps you can take to reduce your… Read more »







Brent Mullins Joins Powell Valley National Bank

Jonesville, Virginia–Powell Valley National Bank (PVNB, Bank) is pleased to announce the addition of Brent Mullins as Vice President and Office Manager of the Bank’s office in Downtown Kingsport located at 240 West Center Street. “We are extremely proud to have a professional community banker such as Brent Mullins joining the officers and staff of… Read more »





7 Tips to Protect Your Identity

Identity theft continues to be one of the fastest growing crimes in the United States. In 2017, there were 16.7 million victims of identity fraud in the U.S., according to Javelin Strategy and Research. Powell Valley National Bank recommends following these tips to keep your information – and your money – safe.   Don’t share… Read more »





Business Banking

5 Ways to Protect Your Small Business from Account Fraud

Corporate account takeover is a type of fraud where thieves gain access to a business’ finances to make unauthorized transactions, including transferring funds from the company, creating and adding new fake employees to payroll, and stealing sensitive customer information that may not be recoverable. Powell Valley National Bank recommends following these tips to keep your… Read more »



PVNB Full-Service Office in Downtown Kingsport Now Open

Kingsport, Tennessee – Powell Valley National Bank (PVNB, Bank) is pleased to announce that its new Full-Service Office in Downtown Kingsport is officially open at 240 West Center Street. Led by Market Executive and Senior Vice President, Ted Fields, the new office features a full-service lobby, a drive thru, an ATM machine, and a fully staffed team… Read more »