Scams

How to avoid the latest scams

Vigilance is key when it comes to protecting yourself and your loved ones from scams.

Scammers are finding more ways to target people.

If you think you have been scammed/ your FCU account has been targeted please get in touch with us as soon as possible!

Click here to see a video from the AM show with some tips on how to avoid the latest scams.

Scams and Fraud
  • Warnings Signs

    Scams affect people of all backgrounds, ages and incomes across New Zealand. We are continuously getting bombarded with tactics from scammers and at some point, we may be vulnerable to a scam.

    One way to protect ourselves is being able to recognise the warning signs of a potential scam. Click here for more information.

  • Phone Scams

    Remember: First Credit Union will never ask you for your Internet passwords or ask you to download any remote access software! 

    Recently there has been an increase in fraudsters posing as fraud teams from various banks in an attempt to get your information and gain access to your account. Click here for more information.

     

     

  • Email Attachments

    New Zealander's are currently being affected by malware campaigns which spread through attachments or links in emails. Click here for more information.