Every day people fall victim to scams. Some scams focus on obtaining your personal information such as your account numbers, social security numbers, passwords, and personal identification numbers (PINs), while other scams target your bank accounts directly.
AACU will NEVER contact you to ask you for your account number, online banking ID, online banking password, PIN, secure access code, CVV, or social security number, and we will NEVER send you a link by text or email asking you for your account number, online banking password, secure access code or PIN.
Allowing access to your personal information puts your identity and finances at risk, which can have serious, long-lasting effects on your future. Scams often involve someone posing as your financial institution through various different methods such as:
They will trick you into providing them with your sensitive information such as bank account number, PINs, or social security number, which they can use to commit fraud.