Anyone can become a victim of fraud, but there are steps you can take to help protect yourself, your account information, and your finances. The first step is understanding how to recognize the most common scams. The next is knowing what you can do to avoid them.
Learn more below about some popular scams, how to spot them, and how to keep yourself in the clear.
Scammers often get creative when stealing another person’s money. These are some of the most common scams you may come across.
In some cases, you can spot a scam from a mile away. Others are more deceptive, though. While the exact details of a scam can vary, they usually share some common features.
Here are some red flags to look out for.
Once you know how to spot a scam, you can take steps to avoid becoming a victim. Here’s what to do to help keep your financial information safe.
Remember: PSECU will never ask you for your account number or PIN in communications we initiate with you.
We’re a member-owned financial cooperative that’s dedicated to keeping your money secure. Here are a few ways we keep your money safe.
Want to learn more about keeping your money safe? Check out the security section of our blog at psecu.com/blog.
*PSECU is not a credit reporting agency. Members must have PSECU checking or a PSECU loan to be eligible for this service. Joint owners are not eligible.