Identity Protection

Prevent Identity Theft: teach kids safe browsing habits

When your kids are online – whether they’re watching videos or playing games – you likely worry about the content they’re consuming. As a parent, it’s also important to think about the information they’re giving out and to teach them about safe browsing. That’s because online identity thieves are also targeting unsuspecting children.

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Identity Protection

You and SAC FCU: Get the best ID theft protection by partnering with us

Each week brings news of some new data or financial breach or a new type of identity theft that you haven’t even heard of yet. With so much uncertainty swirling around the financial universe, it’s only natural that you’d want a little reassurance from time to time that your assets are in the right hands. And a big part of that involves ensuring that your financial institution provides the best identity theft protection possible.  Read more…

Author SAC FCU Managing Editor

Identity Protection

Don’t Get Hooked by these Top Email Phishing Scams

Even if you set strong passwords for your banking and credit accounts, criminals may still manage to hack their way in by using phishing emails. These messages are designed to look like they’re from a legitimate source – such as a credit card issuer, bank, credit union, or even a government agency – but are actually sent by hackers trying to discover your username and password for financial sites. Here are five email phishing scams to watch out for:

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Author SAC FCU Managing Editor