8 TIPS TO FIGHT FRAUD

  1.  Immediately report lost or stolen cards to your credit union.
  2. Cover the ATM PIN pad when entering your number.
  3. Choose a credit and debit PIN number that is difficult to guess, but easy for you to remember.
  4. Do not reply to any email, text or phone requests for you social security number, credit or debit account number or any other personal information.
  5. Monitor your credit report,credit and debit card accounts, online banking, and statements for unauthorized transactions.
  6. Shred all credit and debit card statements or financial documents before you throw them away.
  7. Before making purchases online with your credit or debit card, make sure the website is secure and the company reputable.
  8. Update anti-virus and spyware software regularly.

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Last updated on: December 5, 2011