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How to Avoid Scams that Target Seniors

How to Avoid Scams that Target Seniors

Don’t fall for financial scams that target senior citizens; protect yourself by being informed. The public is invited to attend the free workshop, “How to Avoid Scams that Target Seniors”, on Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 6:00 p.m. at Mid Oregon Credit Union, 1386 NE Cushing Drive, in Bend. Presenting the workshop will be Sgt. …

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1 in 5 U.S. Teens Lack Basic Financial Literacy Skills

1 in 5 U.S. Teens Lack Basic Financial Literacy Skills

6/8/2017 Post by: NEFE (National Endowment for Financial Education) American Students Struggle to Demonstrate Financial Capability on International Stage One in five U.S. teenagers (22 percent) lack basic financial literacy skills according to the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA) findings released last month. Among 15 participating countries and economies, U.S. 15-year-olds ranked 7th in …

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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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Take the Secure Identity Challenge!

Take the Secure Identity Challenge!-Stickley on Security * To read this article, first in the “More Education Options” dropdown menu that appears select “Test Your Security Knowledge”.   Then, close the current article by clicking on the black “x”. Choose the quiz above in the left side “Quiz Yourself” list.  

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Smartphone Security Reminders

Smartphone Security Reminder

Smartphone Security Reminder-Stickley on Security * To read this article, first in the “More Education Options” dropdown menu that appears select “Mobile Security”.   Then, close the current article by clicking on the black “x”. Choose the article above in the left  side “Mobile Security” list.  

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