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Additional Warnings About Target Breach

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NCACU has learned that phishing e-mails are being sent out that appear to be from Target.  These e-mails play on the fears of the public that they may have had their card compromised.  As a precaution, we want our cardholders aware of this potential threat and remind you to proceed with caution if you receive an e-mail from Target.  Do NOT open any links that may be included in these e-mails as that could potentially allow additional access to their personal information.  (more…)

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You may have heard the news…Target suffered a data breach.  Some of our members who conducted debit/credit card transactions at Target between November 28 and December 15 may be among the reported 40 million Target customers who are victims the card data breach.  NCACU is responding to this report and will notify members whose information was compromised.  With this particular case, we encourage all members to be especially diligent in monitoring transactions being made on your account.  Log in to It’s Me 24/7 to review transactions as they occur.  If you notice something out of the ordinary–please contact the credit union immediately for dispute information.  As always–you SHOULD NEVER–EVER–give out your account information and we will never call you for your account information!

NCACU Announces Scholarship Winners

Three worthy students were chosen as winners of the NCACU Scholarship for 2013.  Theresa Andrews of Grayling is a student at Kirtland Community College studying Health Information Technology; Rebeckah Goltz of Sterling is a student at Eastern Michigan University studying Anthropology and History; and Camren Wilson of Grayling is a student at Central Michigan University majoring in Psychology and Leadership.  (more…)

NCACU Wins First

NCACU recently received the news that their “Cookies for Santa” charity promotion was awarded first place in the nation for credit unions of equal asset size.  Members contributed more than $5,600 to local food pantries as part of the program in 2012.   WE ARE NORTH CENTRAL!

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Prevent Card Denials This Season

NCACU members carrying MasterCards are advised to register with MasterCard SecureCode.  MasterCard SecureCode is a private code for your MasterCard account that gives you an additional layer of online shopping security. Only you know what your code is – retailers aren’t able to see it, so you can trust that your transactions get your approval every time.  Secure Code is driven by online merchants. Not all online companies utilize it, but the ones that do require the MasterCard cardholder to be enrolled in SecureCode and will deny a transaction without it. (more…)