Posts Categorized: Debit Credit

New Card Activation Program is Here!

EEFCU’s NEW Card Activation and PIN Program is Here! Emerald Empire Federal Credit Union is excited about our new Card Self-Service activation program. Starting June 30th, this Interactive Voice Response (IVR) system allows members to activate your EEFCU Visa EMV Debit Card or EEFCU Cash Card by calling a toll-free number 24/7. No more waiting… Read Full Article »

Debit Cards…The Smart, Debt Free Choice

Whether your ordering take-out, using a food delivery service , shopping on-line, heading out on the town, or paying bills, debit cards are a smart, debt free choice. A EEFCU VISA EMV Debit Card is an easy, hassle free way to pay.  It is accepted anywhere VISA is accepted but, unlike credit cards, the money… Read Full Article »

EEFCU VISA Text Fraud Alerts Help Combat Card Fraud

It seems that reports of cyber crimes including card breaches and database hacks are becoming a daily occurrence. While cyber crimes are a growing world wide problem, fraud security and monitoring are constantly being updated to battle the problem. Even with the best safeguards in place, remember that you are your own best defense against… Read Full Article »

Even more ATM’s for your convenience

The EEFCU is happy to announce that MoneyPass has added even more Surcharge-Free ATM’s for your summer time convenience! The EEFCU participates in the MoneyPass network, just look for the MoneyPass logo for participating machines.

Saks, Lord & Taylor Hit With Data Breach

Saks 5th Avenue, Saks Off 5th, and Lord & Taylor, luxury department stores owned by parent company The Hudson’s Bay Company, have confirmed a data breach. The retailer stated they have identified the problem and claims they will notify affected consumers once the investigation is complete. The breach occurred from May 2017 to March 2018… Read Full Article »

Data Breach Involving Select Applebee’s Restaurant Locations

On March 2, 2018, RMH Franchise stated on their website that there had been a data incident affecting certain payment cards used at RMH-owned Applebee’s restaurants. Guests’ names, card numbers and expiration dates, as well as card verification codes could be at risk. According to the RMH Franchise website, as of today March 21, 2018,… Read Full Article »

Reminder, Foreign Countries are Blocked.

Reminder, Foreign Countries are Blocked.  This holiday season, the EEFCU expects to see an increase in our members using their Visa EMV for online purchases.  When using your card online,  remember, some websites have their processing sites outside the  United States.  So, while you may think you are ordering from a site based with in the… Read Full Article »