In the recent months, there have been data breaches at major retailers on some credit and debit cards used. In addition to debit and credit card information stolen, Target has reported that personal information – including names, phone numbers, email and mailing addresses – were also taken during the data breach. Target is offering free credit monitoring and identity theft protection to all of its customers for one year with an opportunity to enroll by April 30, 2014. Click here to sign up.
At Palisades Federal Credit Union we use sophisticated fraud-monitoring tools to review account transactions and detect abnormal spending and ATM patterns. That helps us block fraudulent transactions.
All Palisades FCU cards have Zero Liability Protection. That means you’re not liable for unauthorized transactions if you spot them and let us know in a timely manner.
As always, we encourage you to monitor your account using online, mobile and/or telephone banking for transactions you don’t recognize. Let us know right away if you see anything suspicious.
Please rest assured that we are relentlessly working to protect your financial information. Below are some video and information on how to protect yourself on the internet and from scams.