Grove City Area Federal Credit Union’s top priority is the safety of our employees, members and the community we serve. We continue to monitor the impact of the COVID-19 coronavirus across the globe as well as in our area.
We’re all aware scammers are getting smarter and wiser each day with new technology advancements that are being created almost DAILY! With that being said, they also come up with new ways to get what they want. Unfortunately, they know what to say, how to say it, and who to say it to in order to get a better outcome for themselves.
Anyone can become a victim of fraud. The scammers target individuals through email, telephone, postal mail, and even through text messaging.
Below are a list of new and common scam tactics. Click the bullet items to read more.
If you become a victim of fraud, be sure to notify us right away so we’re able to take the necessary steps to prevent any further damage. We may need to order a new debit card, or in some cases, close your checking account and open a new one. Debit cards do take 7-10 business days to arrive and you are required to be in person to open a new checking account.
If you notice something AFTER HOURS, please call our Defense Edge Fraud Alert Number : 1-888-918-7313. They will cancel your debit card and issue you a new one. This will make sure no further unauthorized purchases are made using your debit card.
**We encourage all members to enroll their debit card(s) in our alerts program. Get a text message or email any time your card is used. Click HERE for more information and to enroll today.**