How to Keep Your Identity Safe [INFOGRAPHIC]
Identity theft is on the rise in the United States and could affect you or someone you know at any time. Though this may sound alarming, there are steps you can take to help keep your identity safe. For example, you should never give out your Social Security number, checking account number, or credit card number unless you have a very good reason for doing so. Be suspicious of any callers claiming to be from your credit union asking for your personal information. Keep an eye out for unsolicited emails asking you to click through, as these could be identity theft scams. If your identity is compromised, the expert staff at GCS Credit Union in O’Fallon, Illinois, will help you get your finances back on track. Check out this infographic from your O’Fallon credit union to find tips on keeping your identity safe. You’ll also learn about common identity theft scams to watch out for. Please share this essential information with your friends and family.