A scam is a deceptive scheme or trick used to cheat someone out of something, especially money. Scam is also a verb meaning to cheat someone in such a way. Scammers make up all kinds of stories to get your money, from telling you that you've won a prize, you owe a debt, or your family member is in an emergency.
Y-12 Federal Credit Union is committed to protecting our members’ information and funds. As we become aware of scams that might affect our members, we will post alerts to our website and notify our members. Please be careful as there are many scams that are occurring by mail, email, phone, and text message. Remember: If it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Scammers work hard to get their hands on your money and your personal and financial information.