Entries from June 2014

4 Ways to Avoid Vacation Overspending

Date June 25, 2014

Vacation is a time to unwind, but if you end up overspending, you may face a stress-fest when it’s time to pay your credit card bills. Fortunately, there are some easy ways to curb vacation spending while still taking in all the monuments, shows, museums, and landmarks you want. Here are some tips on how […]

Android Mobile Banking Users: Be Aware of Svpeng Malware

Date June 16, 2014

If you use an Android phone, and use Mobile Banking, please read on. There is a new Malware invading U.S. Android phones. The malware – called Svpeng –  targets Android devices and looks for specific mobile banking apps on the phone, then locks the phone and demands money to unlock it.  In the U.S., Svpeng breaks […]

Text Message Scam Alert: Be Aware and Be Safe

Date June 10, 2014

Automated texts are being broadcast that warn consumers to call certain numbers to reactivate their payment (debit/check) cards. Details are below: A recent text example: “Federal Credit Union ALERT: Your CheckCard has been temporarily LOCKED. Please call Card Services line (407) 574-2992”. Text messages do not reference a particular issuing brand but they may vaguely […]

Vote MCCU Best Credit Union for 2014 in the Daily News Reader’s Choice Awards!

Date June 5, 2014

The Los Angeles Daily News is holding their annual Reader’s Choice Awards! MCCU has won for five years, most recently in 2013, and we want to win again! We have been serving the San Fernando Valley and beyond since 1963 and are proud of our financially healthy and safe and sound credit union. We were […]