Phishing Emails from Kinecta FCU Online

Fraudulent emails are being sent to consumer personal email inbox from the address: “Kinecta FCU Online <>”

Below is a sample of the email received:

From: Kinecta FCU Online <>
Sent: Wednesday, November 9, 2016 5:24 AM
Subject: Security Alert : Your Account Has Been Locked

Dear Customer,
Your access to Online Banking Service has been locked. Due to a miss-match between your Security information. 
To enable you continue accessing your online account, it will only take you few minutes.
Please follow the reference below and you will be guided to where you can gain an instant verification process.
Please click to start the verification process.
IMPORTANT - You are strictly advised to match your Sensitive Details correctly to avoid service denial.
Thank you.
We apologize for any inconvenience.
Kinecta Federal Credit Union.

This email was NOT sent by Kinecta Federal Credit Union. It is a phishing scam designed to obtain member account information for the purpose of committing fraud. The link in the text is not valid and does not connect to Kinecta Federal Credit Union.


  • If you have received this phony email, please do not respond or click any links
  • Kinecta Federal Credit Union will never seek personal information from its members through unsecured emails
  • In general, it is best to refrain from clicking on any links in unsolicited emails

If you believe your Kinecta Federal Credit Union account information has been compromised, please call our Member Contact Center at 1-800-854-9846. A representative can assist you in taking the appropriate steps to protect your account.