FirstCapital Bank hosts free Shred Week

FirstCapital Bank hosts free Shred Week

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LUBBOCK, Texas -

FirstCapital Bank of Texas is hosting a free shred week for Lubbock residents April 15 through 19.  

Shreddable items may be brought to at any FirstCapital Bank location from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Information Security Officer Sheryl Ryan said shredding important documents safely can help curb identity theft. 

"You'll find a lot of the time you'll have local individuals who might be arrested because they have paper work in their possession that belong to individuals in the community and that's how they gained access, you know. Or how they opened a new account somewhere by using their information that they found in the trash," she said.

Lubbock FirstCapital Bank branches are located at 7904 Milwaukee Ave. and 6811 Indiana Ave. Suggested items to shred include: tax documents (7+ yrs. old), old bank statements, old medical records, credit card statements, personal bills and credit card applications. Limit to two boxes.

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