Criminals continuously search for new and clever ways to obtain money and personal information from consumers. Each year, more consumers and businesses depend on computers, tablets, and smartphones to perform banking transactions and purchases, making Cybersecurity and Fraud vulnerabilities more prevalent. Keeping your information secuire is important to the Credit Union. We are committed to raising awareness and educating employees and Members to protect confidential information.
Take action to protect your personal and financial information. Keep online and offline transactions secure by reviewing security alerts, recognizing common scams, and protecting your identity. Find out more on the FTC’s Pass It On consumer information site.
The identity theft landscape is the perfect storm. A combination of powerful forces, including sophisticated technologies, aggressive thieves, easy access to data, and few obstacles, make identity theft the fastest growing crime in America.
The website linked above lists the steps to take if you believe your identity has been stolen.
Information is as good as gold. Identity thieves have clever ways of discovering personal information. Find common methods here.
Identity theft is a serious crime. Sometimes victims can resolve the issue quickly with minimal damage to their finances and well-being. Sometimes it can take several hours and hundreds of dollars for victims to clear their names. Learn the steps you should take if you become a victim of identity theft.
Learn some quick and easy tips to keep your identity safe no matter where you are.
This website provides resources for victims, family members, prosecutors, researchers, and anyone who works with older adults.
The IC3 serves the broader law enforcement community. It includes federal, as well as state, local and international agencies, which are combating Internet crime and, in many cases, participating in Cyber Crime Task Forces.
Online report filed with Adult Protective Services for filing concerns of Elder Abuse/Neglect/Financial Exploitation in TN. Learn more about reporting abuse on the Adult Protective Services website.
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This website provides information on the Stop, Think, Connect Campaign, and creates public awareness about understanding cyber threats and empowering users to be safe and secure online.
Visit this website for helpful tips to make sure your children are protected and safe online.
This website lists current internet scams reported to the Federal Bureau of Investigation.