Fraud Alert: Please be aware that fraudulent text messages requesting personal information have been reported and received by both members and non-members in our service areas. Educators Credit Union will never ask for your personal information through an email, text message or an outgoing call to you. DO NOT click on any text message links or provide any personal or financial information.
Recently, individuals in our service area have received texts pretending to be from their financial institution regarding fraudulent transactions. We would like to remind our members that Educators Credit Union will never send a text asking for the CVV authentication number on the back of your card.
This is a type of fraud known as smishing. If you receive a text asking for this information, delete it immediately.