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Identity Theft ResourcesHere we have provided additional resources so that you can educate yourself on how to protect yourself from identity theft. We've included a glossary of terms, and links to various sites that have useful tips to help you be on guard against fraud.
Glossary of Terms - It's important you understand all about identity theft and fraud. We've compiled this glossary of identity theft terms and definitions.
OnGuard Online - This site provides practical tips from the federal government and the technology industry to help you be on guard against Internet fraud, secure your computer, and protect your personal information.
FDIC - This link directs you to a presentation that the FDIC offers on how not to be an online victim and provides information to protect you against identity theft.
FakeChecks.org - This website shows real life examples of scams that are happening today. The key learning from this website is there is no legitimate reason why anyone would give you a check or money order and ask you to wire money anywhere in return.
Please be aware that Northeast Credit Union does not endorse or guarantee these companies, organizations or their services. The credit union is not responsible for the content of these websites found at these links, or beyond, and does not validate the accuracy or appropriateness of any information located here. For their privacy information, please review the privacy policies on the linked websites.