Security Tips

Security Tips

To help our members protect against fraud, we have provided some helpful security tips.

 

Phone Scams

Beware of these particular scams that are sweeping the nation:

  • The IRS Swindle
  • The “Family member” Scam
  • The “Computer Crash” Con

To see the full article on our blog page, click here.

 

Stopping Fraud on the go

  • Use strong alphanumeric passwords and change them regularly
  • Log out when you exit a social networking site
  • Install and maintain up to date industry-trusted antivirus and spyware software
  • Lock your mobile device with a password, so information can’t be accessed if it’s lost or stolen

To read the full article, click here.

 

Stop elder fraud from cheating a loved one.

Every year, crooks bombard senior Americans with all kinds of scams. Scammers with their con games and hoaxes cost people over 60 billion dollars every year. It can be difficult for some to admit they may have been victimized.

Learn more by reading the full article on our blog page, click here.

 

7 Ways to Protect Yourself When Shopping Online

Every year, stolen debit and credit card information account for billions of dollars in losses and fraud. Cybercriminals are standing by 24/7, so we’ve compiled a list of tips to keep yourself protected. Click here to read more.

 

Compass now offers identity theft protection and credit report monitoring. Stay on top of your credit scores and protect your identity with your IdentityIQ plan. To learn more, click here.