Your savings are secure at Wescom Credit Union. Our highly trained staff uses the latest procedures and most effective security programs to ensure the safety of your money. Plus, your savings at Wescom are insured by the NCUA to at least $250,000.
Because criminals never sleep, Wescom is always scanning for fraud and other criminal attempts to steal your money and personal information. Unfortunately, financial institutions across the U.S. and around the world are seeing a spike in the amount of fraudulent activity and growing sophistication of these scams. Too often, the victims are tricked into helping these criminals.
Experts agree that fraud can only happen to you with YOUR participation. To better ensure the safety of your accounts, all members need to stay on the alert for fraud.
In short, everyone bears responsibility to avoid becoming a victim of fraud. There are simple things you can do to detect fraud and defend yourself. Click on the links below to learn more about how you and Wescom can protect your accounts and your identity.
Fraud is everybody's problem, but it's your job to avoid fraud. Read on to learn about some of the fastest-growing scams.
Take some simple precautions to protect your account. Guard your passwords, be wary of inquiries for confidential information, and take precautions whenever you access your account online.
Although money can sometimes be recovered, damage to a stolen identity is difficult to repair. Learn to protect your identity from online and real-world thieves.
If you will be traveling and plan on using your Wescom Visa® Credit or Debit Card, we recommend notifying Wescom 60 days prior to your departure. Changes in your spending habits and patterns can trigger a security alert with our fraud detection system, causing your card to be temporarily suspended.
Help keep the Internet safe for everybody. Learn to spot and report common online scams.
A strong, hard-to-guess password—one you update on a regular basis but can easily remember—is one of your top defenses against banking and identity fraud. The next time you update your eBranch password, we’ll rate its strength to make sure you have the best protection against unauthorized access.