DCU Online Banking: Bill Pay Services

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The digital world has made a huge impact on banking – especially in the area of making payments. This convenience saves time, energy, and, in some cases, can also save you money! Read on for all the ways you can make payments through your Directions online banking account. Bill Pay Bill Pay allows you to pay all your bills from …

DCU Fraud Policy Overview: Debit/Credit Card Data Breaches

DCU Member News & Info, Security and Scams

It can be overwhelming with endless reports of data breaches, cyber-attacks, and fraud. Here at Directions, we want to help you understand these data breaches as much as possible! First and foremost, data breaches happen at the merchant/business level – not at your financial institution. Directions Credit Union has never experienced a data breach. How data breaches occur Businesses that …

Secret Shopper Scam And Fraudulent DCU Checks

DCU Member News & Info, Security and Scams

A recent secret shopper scam has come to our attention because of fraudulent copies of Directions Credit Union checks. This is a nationwide scam claiming to payout for one’s “first assignment as a survey analyst/store evaluator at Walmart” The following information is from the Federal Trade Commission. For more information, including “Tips for Finding Legitimate Mystery Shopping Jobs,” we advise …

DCU Fraud Q&A: Debit/Credit Card Data Breaches

DCU Member News & Info, Security and Scams

Data breaches are becoming more common. Because of this, we put together a quick Q&A to help answer your questions and provide you with instructions on what to do next.   Q: What is a data breach? A: A data breach is when someone infiltrates a merchant’s network and steals customer information. This information includes name, address, social security number, …

Credit Unions: Acknowledged As The Best Way To ‘Bank!’

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You may not realize this, but you’re one of a small percentage of Americans who have discovered what The Wall Street Journal and other media are just beginning to realize: credit unions are the best way to bank! Credit unions received top marks in the American Customer Satisfaction Index, significantly outpacing other financial institutions. Several websites, such as BusinessInsider.com, have …