News & Notes

  • Block Spam, Scams, and Robocalls

    Dec 23, 2019 | Full story
    Cell phoneRedwood Credit Union cares deeply about your financial well-being, so we’ve done some research on blocking spam, scam and robocalls to help you evade them.
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  • Spot and Stop Fraud

    Dec 02, 2019 | Full story
    Tiles spelling out the word FRAUD behind a magnifying glassToo often we see the devastating effect financial scams have on unsuspecting people. Education and awareness are the best defense against deception. These tips and resources can help you spot and stop scams before they steal your hard-earned savings.
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  • Guard Against Fraud

    Sep 06, 2019 | Full story

    Woman talking on phoneWe love to keep you safe, so we want to tell you about a current scam. Fraudsters are impersonating financial institutions and calling their cardholders. They pretend to have information about your account and ask for your card’s PIN. We will never do this. Find out how to guard yourself against fraud.

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  • Your Security: Real Estate Imposter Fraud

    Jun 06, 2019 | Full story

    How For SaleReal estate fraud is on the rise. The FBI reports that last year, 1 billion in real estate transactions were wired (or attempted to be wired) to fraudulent accounts. Learn more about how to protect yourself from real estate imposter fraud.

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  • Holiday Scams (and how to avoid them)

    Nov 30, 2018 | Full story
    holly berry branchThe holidays are here – a time for friends, family, and (unfortunately) fraudsters. Because we want to make sure you and your family stay safe, we’re sharing some common holiday scams, so you can be sure to avoid them.
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