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Phishing For Trouble: Cybersecurity Measures To Keep Your Information Safe

We’ve all been there. You get an email and something just doesn’t seem right. Is it fraud? How do you know? What should you do? Cybersecurity is something financial institutions are very vigilant about. Scams are a big problem that has only gotten worse since the pandemic.

Jan 05, 2023

A January Jump Start

Category: Financial Wellness

Although many people make New Year’s resolutions about exercise and dieting, the best resolution you can make is to get your financial house in order. We asked WCU Director of Retail Growth and Branch Administration Mohammad Rizwan for a to-do list for January.

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Dec 09, 2022

Ring Ring: Beware of Telephone Fraud

Category: Fraud Prevention

With many digital safeguards in place and information on how to prevent digital fraud, criminals are reverting back to the tried-and-true method of calling and asking for your information by claiming to be a representative from your financial institution. Here are some tips to help keep you vigilant against fraudsters.

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Dec 08, 2022

How to Make the Most of Your Holiday Budget

Category: Financial Wellness

Workers Credit Union AVP and Lancaster Branch Lead, Donna McCullen, provides useful tips on how you can make the most of your holiday budget.

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Nov 25, 2022

Winter Is Coming - Brace Yourself For High Energy Costs

Category: Financial Wellness

Workers Credit Union Assistant Vice President and Financial Wellness Coach Brent Baron shares tips on how to bundle up your finances to weather the upcoming winter energy costs.

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Nov 04, 2022

Card Cracking Scam: Easy Money Isn't Always Easy

Category: Fraud Prevention

We have all probably seen examples of a card cracking scam without even knowing it. They are everywhere nowadays with people looking for alternative ways to supplement their income in order to keep up with rising costs. Let's review what card cracking is and how we can avoid becoming a victim.

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Nov 04, 2022

Texting Scams: Don't Be A Victim of Smishing

Category: Fraud Prevention

Text message scams are becoming more frequent. Responding to a random number could spell disaster for you and your family. Follow our tips to help protect you from becoming a victim of SMISHING.

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Nov 04, 2022

Fraudulent Account Takeover: How to Protect Your Usernames and Passwords

Category: Fraud Prevention

A fraudulent account takeover can result in loss of money as well as private information. Read our blog to find out the best ways to protect your usernames and passwords.

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Oct 20, 2022

Phishing For Trouble: Cybersecurity Measures To Keep Your Information Safe

Category: Fraud Prevention

We’ve all been there. You get an email and something just doesn’t seem right. Is it fraud? How do you know? What should you do? Workers Credit Union Vice President and Senior Information Security Risk Officer Patty North Martino has some tips to help keep your money safe.

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Oct 12, 2022

Oh Baby! Advice From A New Mom And Financial Coach

Category: Financial Wellness

Having a baby has a huge impact on a new parents’ physical and mental health but it also radically changes their financial picture. Workers Credit Union AVP and Lowell Branch Lead, Laura Cavaleiro, is a certified financial coach and a new parent. She has some tips for her fellow parents about how to best adjust financially to a new arrival.

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Aug 11, 2022

Tips For Home buying In Turbulent Economic Times

Category: Homeownership

The recent increase in interest rates, inflation and the diminished supply of houses on the market have some home buyers more than a little rattled. Workers Mortgage Loan Officer Jessie Hopkins offers some tips to help navigate the home buying process.

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