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Seasonal Scams – During the Holidays & Beyond

Seasonal Scams – During the Holidays & Beyond

Posted On: November 1, 2022 by CSE Federal Credit Union in: CSE, Fraud Tips, General

 

Seasonal Scams – During the Holidays & Beyond

It’s that time of year when things should be oh, so jolly. Though the holiday season might start that way, it can quickly escalate to a stomach-dropping feeling of fear, because your identity or financial information has been compromised.

There are several seasonal scams we like to remind members of during this time of the year. Being informed, staying aware, and remaining vigilant could be the difference when...

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Cybersecurity Awareness Month: A Dozen Tips to Stay Cyber Secure

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: A Dozen Tips to Stay Cyber Secure

Posted On: October 1, 2022 by CSE Federal Credit Union in: Education, Fraud Tips

Cybersecurity Awareness Month: A Dozen Tips to Stay Cyber Secure

There is enough in the world to be worried about, but we’re adding one more thing to the list. Always be aware of your online presence and information! It’s a great idea to regularly monitor your cybersecurity to have a little more ease of mind. October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, here to remind us to stay safe and secure from threats like malware and scammers.

Here are a dozen tips to consider...

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Trending Scams: BIG RETAILER FRAUDSTERS ON THE RISE

Trending Scams: BIG RETAILER FRAUDSTERS ON THE RISE

Posted On: September 9, 2022 by CSE Federal Credit Union in: CSE, Fraud Tips, General

 

Trending Scams: BIG RETAILER FRAUDSTERS ON THE RISE

Fraud and Scams continue to cost consumers millions and millions of dollars, every day. As a way to help educate members and prevent you from falling victim to these scams, we are providing this blog to illustrate the latest trends and tendencies that we see members fall victim to.

Fake Retailer Scams

This scheme isn’t something new, but one we’ve...

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Watching out for Seasonal Scams

Watching out for Seasonal Scams

Posted On: November 10, 2021 by CSE Federal Credit Union in: Education, Fraud Tips, General

 

As the holidays approach, scammers and fraudsters kick their efforts into overdrive. They like to prey on the giving spirit of the season and if you’re not careful, you could take a bigger financial hit than what you plan on spending on your holiday shopping list. Familiarize yourself with a few of the top holiday scams that pop up every year around this time and how to avoid them:

 

Gift Card Scams

The Gift Card Scam is one of the most...

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Watching out for Summer scams

Watching out for Summer scams

Posted On: May 7, 2021 by CSE Federal Credit Union in: CSE, CSE News, Fraud Tips, General

 

Although many of us take vacations or breaks through the Summer season, fraudsters work all year long. During the Summer months, there are some specific scams to watch for along with typical scams we see all year long.

 

The Home Repair Scam

This time of year, home improvements seem to take over. In some cases, those home improvements start with or include a repair person…and fraudsters know this. This type of scheme typically begins with...

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