FRAUD ALERT – HOME DEPOT BREACH
Home Depot has confirmed that a data breach occurred on their payment data systems in their stores in the United States and Canada and dates back to April 2014. IBEW 76 Federal Credit Union is watching the results of this investigation and will be monitoring all accounts for suspicious activity. We are working with our processor to identify cards that were potentially impacted by this situation.
Please utilize IBEW’s services, such as online banking, mobile banking, and www.ezcardinfo.com to monitor your account(s) for any suspicious charges. If you discover anything concerning, please give us a call immediately at 800.464.0076 so we can close your card. We will work with you to start the fraudulent claim process, and reimburse you for the charges while we continue to investigate your claim.
If you would prefer to have a new card issued immediately, you are welcome to give us a call. We will deactivate your affected card and send a new one. Rest assured, your accounts are protected if you do experience some sort of fraud as a result of this compromise. We urge all members to be cautious and to report any suspicious activity to us directly.
If you used your card at Home Depot between April 2014 and now, you may contact us and have your existing card deactivated and a new one issued. You may also be eligible for free identity protection services through Home Depot. For the latest updates from Home Depot click here: Home Depot Statement to Customers.
Please contact us if you have further questions or concerns. We will update this story as more information is released.
Mobile App Released
We have great news! The IBEW 76 FCU Mobile App is now available for free download on your smart phone and mobile device. Find IBEW 76 FCU on the Google Play, Android Market and the Apple App Store. Download the app now and stay up-to-date on your account 24/7. Some of the features available are:
- Bill Payer
- e-Applications (apply for a loan)
- Transfer between accounts and loans
- View transaction history
- View cleared share drafts
- e-Statements (coming soon)
We appreciate your business and glad you have chosen us for your financial needs.
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