Posts Categorized: Scams

Don’t Fall For This REFUND Scam

Passing on MORE Information from Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum Did you receive a text or email offering you a REFUND? Don’t fall for it. It’s a scam! For years, scammers have been pretending to be someone you trust, while trying to trick you into sending them money. But as more people learn the scammers’… Read full post »

Fraudsters Spoofing PCFCU

WARNING! We are hearing a growing number of FRAUD reports. Fraudsters can Spoof our phone number, making Pacific Cascade FCU show up in your caller ID, when in fact it is not us calling. If you receive an unexpected call from us asking for you to set up a Zelle account, this is not us. Hang… Read full post »

Counterfeit Cashier’s Check Scams

The FBI has created a flyer that credit unions can offer members to help educate members about current scams, what to look for and how to avoid them. Here is the flyer: fraud_alert-2 Feel free, of course, to give us a call or stop by a branch if you question a check or an event… Read full post »

NEW Email Phishing — supposedly from EPA

We have heard from a member about getting an email, purportedly from the EPA, with their logo and “Sustainability in Eugene” header. It goes something like this: “The OR Department of Environmental Protection in conjunction with EPA (U.S. Environmental Protection Agency) are contacting you to ensure your business is in compliance with Federal Environmental Regulations…. Read full post »

Telephone Scam — watch out

NCUA Warns Consumers about Telephone Scam Seeking Personal Information The National Credit Union Administration is warning members about a telephone scam in which members are contacted by a caller claiming to work for NCUA and asking for personal and financial information. The caller tells the member her or his credit card or debit card has been… Read full post »