It's the new evil empire: Scammers, hackers and identity thieves

 

They have no shame. And show no mercy. There are way too many people out there trying to get hold of your financial and personal information through online scams, software viruses and a million other methods that take over your world. Can the good guys prevail? Only if we join forces.

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Browser Information

All those great security safeguards we installed on our website? They don't work as well if your browser is outdated.

  • Mozilla, Google Chrome, Windows and Safari browsers all work
  • Install patches provided by software makers
  • Check with us if you have questions
Alerts

We're always watching to make sure no one is monkeying with your accounts. Set alerts for different types of transactions:

  • International transactions
  • Transactions over a specific dollar amount
  • Location of transaction
Safety Tips

Not to brag, but we think our free advice is rather valuable. Learn the best ways to use ATMs and credit cards.

  • Only use well-lit ATMs
  • Get an updated credit card with an EMV chip
  • Don’t give out your card number out on the phone
Account Protection

Going online? There are some totally off-the-wall scams to get your credit union account information.

  • Set strong passwords
  • Don't reveal account numbers in your emails
  • Use caution when opening links
Phishing Scams and Breaches

Just say phooey to everyone who is trying to phish, vish or smish you. We have some decent-ish ideas on how to do that.

  • Review financial statements frequently
  • Delete old emails from your computer
  • Report attempted scams to authorities

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Practice and small steps lead you toward financial stability and your goals.

Take your first step now.

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Questions?

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