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Protect Yourself from Financial Fraud | Wright-Patt Credit Union

Protect Yourself from Fraud


Remember the golden rule, if it’s too good to be true, it probably isn’t true. Scammers are always clever, so stay on your guard.

Wright-Patt has added this page to help educate our members to recognize the warning signs of financial fraud. If you have questions or you think you might be a victim contact us at (937) 912-7000 or (800) 762-0047.

Monitor Your Accounts Regularly

You are the first line of defense in detecting and defending fraudulent activity on your accounts. Be sure to monitor your accounts on a regular basis to ensure information is accurate and current. Learn More.

Be Aware of Check Fraud Scams! Learn How to Protect Yourself

When someone you don’t know wants to pay you by check and wants you to wire some of the money back, BEWARE! Learn more.

Debit Card Assurance

Relax, your WPCU debit card is protected. In order to assure the security of your accounts, we may require you to use your 4-digit PIN (choose debit vs credit) to complete your purchases at certain merchants in areas where we have identified fraudulent activity. Learn more.


Read the frequently asked questions on how to protect yourself from financial fraud. Learn more.

Beware of Fraudulent Phone Calls Asking for Debit Card Information

Wright-Patt Credit Union has been made aware of an increase in fraudulent phone calls to people in many states across the country attempting to capture personal financial information. Learn more.

Smishing Scam – Don’t Fall Prey

If you receive a text message asking you to enter or call about your personal financial information beware! These texts are fraudulent and were not sent from Wright-Patt Credit Union! Learn more.

Keep more of your hard-earned money. Check out our other websites:

Respect Your Money - Young Today, Money Smart TomorrowFraud Awareness - Protect Yourself From FraudWright 4 You Mortgage - A Perfect Fit

Any links to external websites are links to alternative sites not operated by WPCU. WPCU is not responsible for the content of the alternate site. The privacy and security policies of the alternate site may differ from those practiced by WPCU. WPCU does not represent you or the third party if you enter into a transaction with the third party.

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