Posts in Category: Security

Five Tips for Creating Strong Passwords 

You can do so much better than Password123.
Posted by Jeremy Wascak July 29, 2020 Categories: Security
Since the Covid-19 pandemic began, so much of our lives have shifted online, so it’s more important now than ever before to take the necessary steps to keep your information safe. From digital natives to reluctant tech adapters, creating strong
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Equifax Data Breach Settlement 

Did you know that if you live in Ohio, there’s a 45% chance that your personal information was exposed in the 2017 Equifax data breach?
Posted by Jeremy Wascak July 30, 2019 Categories: Avoiding Scams Credit Cards Security
The Federal Trade Commission recently announced that Equifax is required to pay a settlement of up to $700 million, including $425 million to the consumers it affected. Towpath CU wants to be sure our valued Members know their rights under this
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SCAM ALERT - Mystery Shoppers 

“Mystery Shopper” Scams are increasing in frequency – Do you know how to spot a scam?
Posted by Jeremy Wascak July 18, 2019 Categories: Avoiding Scams Security Shopping
Towpath Credit Union has noticed an increase of Mystery Shopper Scams in recent weeks. While it may seem like an easy opportunity to make a profit, it’s probably a scheme to steal from you. Here's how it works: The scammers will send you a
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