Fraud Prevention

Be Fraud Smart

Identity theft and financial scams are among the fastest growing crimes in North America. It can happen to anyone and It doesn’t take much to lose everything. Criminals have become more sophisticated in their attempts to defraud Canadians. To protect yourself you need to be aware as well as proactive.

Take these steps to protect yourself.

  • Do not click on any links or reply to messages requesting personal information. Never reveal sensitive personal information by email or text message
  • Check your account activity regularly. Contact us right away if you notice anything unusual or suspicious.
  • Change your PIN regularly
  • Shield your PIN from view
  • Shred sensitive documents
  • Receive your monthly statement electronically in Online Banking
  • Report lost or missing cards immediately
Our member’s security is paramount and our team is dedicated to continuously upgrading our safeguards, policies and systems.
 
If you are the target or victim of an identity theft or fraud attempt, don't panic, we can help.  Contact Community Savings Credit Union immediately at 604-654-2000 or toll free: 1-888-963-2000