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 Safety & Security

Tax Scam Information

Know the telltale signs of common tax scams.

Stimulus Payments

Safeguard yourself from potential scams.


Quick tips for online security

Consider these suggestions whenever accessing your sensitive data online.

Safety tips for members

Socially engineered schemes often rely on methods that financial institutions would never employ.

Use anti-virus software, and keep it updated.

Using anti-virus software and keeping it up-to-date is the best protection against these threats.

Use a personal firewall, and keep it updated.

CardNav allows you to turn your card on & off, receive alerts, prevent fraud & much more...

Create strong passwords

Making your password more complex will keep you safer online (though much more can still be done).

Online scams

Be aware of deceptive emails, pop-ups, and other online scams.

Fraud is always on the move.

As consumers become more educated about fraud and identity theft, online criminals are moving to other places to launch their scams.

Check the security lock

To verify a website is genuine, double click the lock to display the website's security certificate. If the name on the certificate and the name of the website in the address bar do not match, the website may be phony.

Guard your privacy.

Guard your privacy and limit the amount of personal information you share online.

Check your online statements frequently

In order to help ensure that you and your information stay safe, check your online account statements frequently.

Debit & ATM card security

So that we may notify you as quickly as possible, it is important that EFCU has your cell phone number and accurate email address.

Security at ATMs

Maximize your safety at ATMs with these tips.

EFCU Mobile App Security FAQs

Make your smartphone safe

Smartphones give us a lot of freedom and make our lives more efficient, but they also present their own set of challenges when it comes to data security.

Security courses

EFCU has partnered with Digital Defense Inc. to provide you Training, Education, and Awareness Module™ (TEAM) that is relevant and easy-to-understand.

EFCU's Commitment to Security

We are committed to taking reasonable steps to protect the security of our member's financial information in all areas of our operations.