Protecting Yourself from Debit Card Skimming

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  • 1. PROTECTING YOURSELF FROMDEBIT CARD SKIMMING

2. 1. When using an ATM, look foranything that seems out-of-place orlooks like it couldve been added on.If you are using an unfamiliar ATM,stick to machines in high-traffic areasor machines located in stores that areunder constant surveillance. 3. 2. Frequently review your transactionsthough Online Banking or MobileBanking, and call your financialinstitution immediately if you discovertransactions that you did not make. Thesooner you notice and report back to us,the quicker we can stop additionalfraudulent transactions. We can usuallyrefund money fraudulently taken fromyour account, but only if you report itsoon after you notice it. 4. 3. Set up E-Alerts in Online Banking.This will allow you to receivenotifications by text message oremail alert regarding your account. 5. 4. Make sure your contactinformation is up to date on youraccount. In the event that ourfraud monitoring team detectssuspicious activity, they will needto be able to contact you to verifywhether or not the transactionswere legitimate. 6. EECU Credit Union1617 W. 7th StreetFort Worth, TX 76102817.882.0800eecu.org