Protect yourself from the latest threats.
At Kinecta Federal Credit Union, we are committed to the safety and security of your personal information. We employ various controls to allow only authorized members access to their credit union account.
While we do our best to protect your personal information, in today's world, potential security risks are prevalent. Whether you conduct your financial business in person, online or on a mobile device, your personal data is vulnerable to attacks. The following information can be used to enhance your personal security.
Fraud Scam Alerts
Crooks use clever schemes to defraud millions of people every year. They often combine sophisticated technology with age-old tricks to get people to send money or give out personal information. Stay a step ahead of the fraudsters with the latest info and practical tips.
Beware of Tax Identity Theft. The Federal Trade Commission has issued an alert to the prevalence of identity theft, especially during this tax season when thieves are actively stealing consumer refunds.
Computer & Email Safety
Computers contain valuable personal information that if compromised can cause you to become a victim of Identity Theft. Learn how to protect your computer.
Online Fraud Scams
Fraudsters offer consumers opportunities to get quick, easy money with little to no effort through various scams, such as working from home or winning the foreign lottery. They send consumers counterfeit checks with instructions to negotiate the items and send a significant portion of the proceeds to an unknown third party. Learn how to recognize these scams.
Your personal information is a valuable commodity. It's not only the key to your financial identity, but also to your online identity. Knowing who to protect your information — and your identity — is a must in the 21st century. Learn some tips for doing so effectively. See also "Nine Signs of Identity Theft" and "What to Do If You're a Victim of ID Theft".
Credit & Debit / ATM Card Fraud
Kinecta Federal Credit Union continues to monitor your account for potential fraudulent activity. Learn how to protect yourself from becoming a victim and what to do if your accounts are ever compromised through card fraud.
Kinecta Federal Credit Union will NEVER solicit your personal information via phone or email. However, scammers will to get you to volunteer your personal information through unsolicited email, telephone calls, text messages and social media. Don't fall for the bait!
Online & Mobile Banking Security
The internet offers access to a world of products and services, entertainment and information. At the same time, it creates opportunities for scammers, hackers, and identity thieves. Learn how to protect your information and your online files.