Keeping Your Information Secure
WSECU invests a great deal to ensure our computer systems, networks and access points are secure. Protecting your confidential account information is one of our highest priorities.
Learn about the various ways fraudsters attempt to obtain your personal information and how you can protect yourself.
According to the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) millions of people have their identities stolen each year. Identity theft can wreak havoc on your life and your credit…but there are steps you can take to help prevent it and ways to recover from it should you become a victim.
Equifax Cybersecurity Incident
Credit reporting agency Equifax has announced a cybersecurity incident that involves a data breach of confidential information such as birthdates and social security numbers that could impact 143 million U.S. consumers.
How to Activate Your Card and Choose or Change Your PIN
A quick call to the number listed on the sticker on the front of the card (866.861.5416) will activate it and let you select a Personal Identification Number (PIN).
Protecting You from Card Fraud
One of our top priorities is to protect you from fraud. To do so, we use Falcon, Visa USA's fraud protection service. This service continuously monitors your WSECU debit, credit and ATM cards to help identify and prevent fraudulent transactions.
There are many ways our personal and financial information can be compromised and many ways our accounts - email, social media, etc. - can be compromised as well. The good news is that there are also many ways to protect ourselves from these threats.
Kids Need Credit Monitoring too
There's no more of a tempting target for identity thieves than your child's financial identity. For one thing, it's a clean slate.