Fraudulent checks circulating in our area
Corporate checks are being circulated fraudulently for various scam attempts. These checks are known to come in various dollar amounts. Please call CommStar Credit Union at 440-365-7342 to verify legitimacy on any suspicious checks you encounter.
Don’t Fall Victim to Phishing Scam Attempts
What is Phishing?
Phishing is an attempt to deceive you into thinking a business you are associated with is requesting information from you. These requests for personal information may look like simple, innocent, legitimate requests, but are not. These scams request you to reply to an email, respond to something by phone, follow a link to a web site, or even most recently, respond to a text message.
What you need to know:
We at CommStar Credit Union will NEVER ask for your personal information by phone or email. We will NEVER send you a text message or email asking you to contact us. If there is something about your account that needs to be addressed, we will contact you directly, by a live, member of our organization, never through any type of technology.
Read these tips that can help you stay safe personally or at work, against phishing by clicking here.
Remember, never give out your personal information to anyone.
If you have any questions, please email us at MemberService@CommStar.org.