Previously on this blog, we spoke to you about record-low home mortgages being offered by VacationLand Federal Credit Union, and about the variety of mortgage loan products to help you with the purchase of your next home, or help with refinancing an existing mortgage.
Over the past several weeks, the Card Department has been preparing for a debit card and ATM processing migration. For years, VLFCU has used Elan Financial Services for this processing. Early last year, Fiserv bought Elan and is taking over its clients’ programs. The migration of our platform is set to take place beginning late afternoon on Sunday, September 27, between 5:00 pm – 1:00 am.
Congress hasn’t reached an agreement on the next stimulus package that may come your way, but if a second stimulus package does take place, you can be sure that scammers will be there to attempt to get your check, steal your personal financial information, and possibly even steal your identity. These appalling criminals took advantage of folks’ vulnerability during the COVID first round of stimulus checks by using emails and phone calls to obtain private details from unsuspecting victims. Asking you for your checking account number so your stimulus check can be directly deposited is just the beginning of your nightmare. And because folks are so anxious to receive this money, they will quickly offer up social security numbers and sensitive financial information before they realize they have made a horrible mistake.