Security

Fraud Prevention Tips + Resources

Since so many of life’s daily activities are transacted in the digital space, it’s quite common to be exposed to fraud. From data breaches and hacking to deceptive social media and text scams, your personal financial information is under assault. With fraudsters becoming more and more sophisticated every day, what steps can you take to stay one step ahead? One … Continue reading
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6 Tips for Safer Online Shopping

As the world has adapted to “doing more from home,” the volume of purchases being made entirely online has skyrocketed. Unfortunately, so have online shopping scams. Whether you’re shopping for holiday gifts or making a big purchase, like a pet or a car, there are always people looking to take advantage of you—and your wallet. “Scammers go where they feel … Continue reading
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Prevent Mail Theft

A lot of things can happen between a sender’s address and your mailbox. Mail theft is a threat to your property and identity—your passport, tax receipt, and cash could become a target for thieves. Be proactive, take necessary precautions to prevent mail theft. Follow these helpful tips to get started today! Security is part of the package Check your mail … Continue reading
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Staying Financially Fit On the Go

At Allegacy Federal Credit Union, we know that your time is precious and we want to do the right thing for your wellbeing by giving you banking options that are available when its convenient to you, no matter where you are. With online banking and our mobile app, you’ll have free access to accounts and the security of knowing that the … Continue reading
Staying Financially Fit On the Go

Your Security is Our Priority

For most of us, the holidays are filled with joy, family and giving to others. Unfortunately, it is common for individuals to take advantage of us during this busy time. At Allegacy Federal Credit Union, we want to make sure you’re prepared to recognize some common scams so your information remains secure. Allegacy will never call you for account information. … Continue reading
Your Security is Our Priority

Your Card has been Compromised – Now What?

With Allegacy, we are committed to protecting your information. While we are constantly pursuing ways to keep card numbers safe through new technology such as EMV chips and tokenization, there is still a small chance that fraud will occur. Even with greater security measures in place to protect our transactions, thieves still find ways to breach systems and steal card … Continue reading
Your Card has been Compromised – Now What?

Don’t Click That Link!

Scammers are always looking for ways to trick you into giving them your information and your money. One of those ways is to impersonate legitimate organizations through emails and have you click a link that looks like their website. The IRS recently issued a warning about a new email scam that impersonates the IRS. If the unsuspecting victim clicks the … Continue reading
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Protecting Your Information

Update: While there is a lot of information on the web about the Equifax settlement, it is important to know that, as of August 1, 2019, it has not been approved by the Court. The settlement of the class action lawsuit filed as a result of the 2017 Security Breach is still pending. The company has agreed to a global … Continue reading
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Summer Travel Tips

It’s that time of year when many of us look to the airways to get away. You saved and planned for the cost of the trip. You checked the weather so you know what you’ll need to pack. Next step, make sure you’re ready to handle your finances abroad so you can relax and enjoy that well deserved trip. Before … Continue reading
Summer Travel Tips