ID theft information
Identity (ID) Theft is when a person uses your information, such as your name and social security number, to commit fraud or other crimes.
Important fraud protection information
Scammers have been placing fraudulent phone calls to some of our members. Here is some information to look out for to make sure you do not fall for any of these scammer's tricks.
Avoiding fraud: 10 do's and don'ts
Avoiding fraud and protecting one's personal accounts is of utmost importance in the digital age we are living in. In order to help keep our members informed, we have created 10 do's and don'ts of how to avoid fraud on your accounts.
KnowBe4: Internet Security Education Courses
Addition Financial has partnered with KnowBe4, a company that specializes in educational materials based around online security, to offer courses only to our membership. Access these courses by signing in to Online Banking, then select "Internet Security Education" under "Settings".
Phishing is an illegal attempt to obtain important personal information, such as usernames and passwords. Learn how to protect yourself from the various forms of phishing.
What is skimming?
Skimming takes place when criminals copy information contained on your bank card's magnetic stripe and use it for unauthorized purchases, to make illegal cash withdrawals, or in the production of counterfeit cards.
IRS sees uptick in email phishing schemes, issues warning
The IRS warned consumers to be on the lookout for "new, sophisticated email phishing scams" as the holidays and the 2019 tax filing season approach.
Card safety tips
These tips are meant to make you aware that although rare, crime involving your debit or credit card can happen.