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How to Avoid ID Theft!

How to Avoid ID Theft!

How to Avoid ID Theft! Identity theft and scams can cost you money; learn the common-sense precautions that can keep you safe. Attend our free financial workshop, “How to Avoid Identity Theft”, Tuesday, September 26, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Mid Oregon Credit Union, 1386 NE Cushing Drive, Bend. Presenting this class will be Detective …

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Equifax Breach Update

Equifax Breach Update

Equifax disclosed a data breach on September 7th that spanned from Mid-May through July 29, 2017. It is reported that approximately 143 million consumers were affected by this breach. Names, social security numbers, dates of birth, addresses, and in some instances, driver’s license numbers were obtained. All this sensitive information is what is needed by …

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We Want Our Members to be Safe Online

We Want Our Members to be Safe Online

Last Friday’s “Ransomwear” attack on computers around the globe is the latest reality check on how well protected- or not protected- digital users are in today’s world. As a Central Oregon financial institution with many thousands of members who choose to access their account information and finances through their laptop, phone, tablet or desktop, we …

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Credit-Debit Card Security Tips

Credit, Debit Card Security Tips for Consumers

With “Black Friday” and “Cyber Monday” happening, the holiday shopping frenzy gets its traditional jumpstart in November…However, some data suggests that consumers are more at risk right before Christmas from having their cards compromised.According to the National Retail Federation’s annual spending survey, consumers will spend an average of $935.58 this holiday season, much of it …

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