Your Source for Security
Credit Union, we want to protect you, your financial assets, and the
confidentiality of your personal information. More and more news reports are
revealing how unscrupulous individuals are busy developing new scams every day
for the unsuspecting public. The best way to protect yourself against fraud and
scams is to be an educated consumer.
It seems like there are stories about fraud, scams, theft, and information security in the news every day. At CCU, our goal is to identify relevant security information, break down what’s important, and pass it along so you can protect yourself.
Identity theft is a crime in which an imposter obtains key pieces of personal information, such as Social Security or driver's license numbers, in order to impersonate someone else. The information can be used to obtain credit, merchandise, and services in the name of the victim.
With everything that we do on our computers today, ensuring yours is properly secured is crucial to ensuring your information stays secure.
Phishing is a technique that uses "spoofed" or fake emails and fraudulent websites to gain personal information for purposes of identity theft.
Scams continue to evolve and become more sophisticated. However, there are several that continue to be favorites of scammers.
Your savings federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. National Credit Union Administration, a U.S. Government Agency.
We do business in accordance with the Federal Fair Housing Law and the Equal Credit Opportunity Act.