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Protect Yourself from Debit Card Fraud

January 19, 2023

How it happens and how to protect yourself! Fraud continues to be a prevalent issue worldwide. Fraudsters have stolen data from millions of debit card holders through merchants big and small. Debit cards are among the most popular payment methods for both physical and digital transactions. Furthermore, as the Covid-19 pandemic has led to a

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eNews: January 2023

January 13, 2023

Do you need a financial checkup? Like a visit to your doctor’s office to examine health-related vital signs, a financial checkup should start with an examination of your financial vital signs. One of the keys to good financial health is a good credit score! Do you know your credit score? Are you monitoring your score?

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eNews: December 2022

December 16, 2022

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year! As the year comes to a close, I’m reminded of what makes this credit union so special. Our people. It’s you—our members. You place your trust in Unison every day. Thank you for your support and for trusting us for all your financial needs. It’s our dedicated employees that

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Clickbait. What is it and am I at risk?

December 15, 2022

If you read the headline “eat this superfood and drop 25lbs in one month!” would you click on it? Don’t feel bad, we’ve all fallen for clickbait before. Intrigued by the headline, you would most likely click on the link and read the article only to discover it’s a load of you-know-what. These catchy headlines are

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eNews: November 2022

November 16, 2022

Protect yourself this holiday season! Scammers continue to get bolder and more creative with ways to try and take advantage of consumers – especially during the holiday season! Recently, there has been a lot of “Gift Card Scams” that have been reported! Gift card scams begin by victims being pressured into buying gift cards for

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Credit Card Promotion

November 14, 2022

Overwhelmed with credit card debt? Dealing with high-interest credit card balances can be stressful, which is why Unison Credit Union wants to step in to alleviate your overwhelming stack of credit card bills. Save money by transferring your card balances and receive a 5.99% Promotional APR* for 18 months on balance transfers and purchases through December 31st. There is no fee to

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What is a Gift Card Scam?

November 8, 2022

Gift cards are for gifts, not for payments. As soon as someone tells you to pay them with a gift card, that’s a scam. Gift cards are popular with scammers because they’re easy for people to find and buy. They also have fewer protections for buyers compared to some other payment options. They’re more like cash: once you

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eNews: October 2022

October 7, 2022

Fraudulent Text Message Activity Some of our members have reported receiving text messages about unusual debit card activity, which prompts them to call a scam phone number. Please DO NOT engage with these texts, and if you have questions or concerns about this, call 920.766.6000 or visit a branch to speak with one of our

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Get Ready

September 20, 2022

Now is the time to start thinking about student loan payments It’s time to start thinking about the end of the year. No, not the exciting things like Hanukkah, Christmas or Kwanzaa. We’re talking about student loan payments. In January, millions of Americans will have to resume paying their federal student loans. If you’re one

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eNews: September 2022

September 9, 2022

Vishing Scams…Know How to Protect Yourself Fraudsters have developed a new way to try and deceive us with a phone-based phishing scam by spoofing phone numbers and making the calls appear to originate from the credit union to try and steal your information. The safety and protection of our members is a top priority, and