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Our members’ financial security is our top priority, which is why all of our team members are trained to help prevent or minimize financial loss to our members. With scams becoming increasingly cleaver, our team members have been hard at work protecting our members.
Example of a Recent Fraud Attempt: A Premier America member received a check from a trusted source, who asked our member to cash it on their behalf. The check was made payable to our member as the beneficiary and was instructed to deposit the item to their account and transfer the funds.
About the scam and how to prevent it:
Fake check scams are a type of fraud where scammers send you a counterfeit check and ask you to deposit it, then you're asked to send them either some or the entirety of the funds. By the time the bank realizes the check is fake, you've already sent your money to the scammer. Here are some tips to help prevent falling victim to fake check scams:
We're always looking for ways to improve our member's experiences. With the help of our member's feedback, we'll be allocating dedicated recources to make the following changes and improve our member's banking experience.
Allow us to highlight and thank our members for taking the time to provide us with feedback on their recent credit union experiences.