Articles

  • Doorbell Security Cameras Not So Secure

    posted February 11, 2020 in Articles

    “Smart home” devices like Ring and Nest can be great conveniences, and the home security features are excellent, but they're also a playground for hackers and scammers. Users who don't change the default passwords or who use passwords that have been hacked on other sites can fall prey to these scammers. They might try to trick your children into unsafe actions, tamper with your home's controls or just spy on you and listen for useful information.

  • Phishing, Vishing and Smishing Scam Prevention Tips

    posted January 16, 2020 in Articles

    We want 2020 to be a year for our members to chase their dreams, not their stolen identities. We've provided a list of the latest forms of scams to equip you to recognize scam attempts.

  • How to Set-Up Travel Alerts with GICU

    posted January 16, 2020 in Articles

    Planning a vacation? Don't forget to set up and notify GICU of your travel plans to ensure your credit and debit cards can be used without a hitch.

  • 8 Creative Ways to Save on Heating Costs

    posted January 14, 2020 in Articles

    Winter is here, and you might be struggling with that annual dilemma: Do you heat your house to toasty warmth or protect your checking account from giant utility bills? With some simple hacks, you can have it both ways.