IRS Imposter Scams

Published: Jan 5, 2022 6:19:22 AM | Author: Cyber Security
Be on the lookout in 2022. Learn how to spot scammers who pretend to be Internal Revenue Service officials.  Email messages and phone calls which appear to be coming from the IRS should  always  be verified before giving out any personal information, account data or sending money.
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Cybersecurity Tips to Stay Safe

Published: Oct 28, 2021 4:25:39 PM | Author: Dakotaland

October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month. Now is the perfect time to be reminded of how to keep yourself safe online and avoid falling a victim to scams.

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South Dakota Consumer Handbook

Published: May 27, 2021 8:58:52 AM | Author: Dakotaland

The South Dakota Consumer Handbook is one of the most useful resources available. It provides education, advice and assistance on a vast number of topics ranging from identity theft, to recognizing scams and frauds, to knowing your rights as a consumer and much more. Take a minute to review.  You will be glad you did.

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Social Media Safety Tips

Published: Mar 9, 2021 4:58:49 PM | Author: Dakotaland
October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month and we want to keep you and all that matters to you safe. Here is our first tip of the month.
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Things We Will Never Ask

Published: Mar 9, 2021 4:54:55 PM | Author: Dakotaland
The Top 3 Questions Your Credit Union Will NEVER Ask
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The Number One Cyber Scam

Published: Mar 9, 2021 4:53:12 PM | Author: Dakotaland
In the world of finance we see many online scams designed to take advantage of our members' trust and money. Leading the pack is what is referred to as "Romance Scams". 
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How to Create a Strong Password

Published: Mar 9, 2021 4:50:30 PM | Author: Dakotaland
The best defense starts with a strong password. Here are some quick tips to get you started.
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Utility Scams Use Phone, In-Person and Online Imposter Tactics

Published: Mar 9, 2021 4:48:05 PM | Author: Dakotaland
Utility customers all over the country are targeted by imposter utility scams on a nearly daily basis. Scammers typically use phone, in-person and online tactics to target customers. In many cases, the caller will pose as utility company personnel and use false threats to persuade consumers to provide payment or personal identification information.
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Stimulus Payments Result in an Increase of Scammers

Published: Mar 9, 2021 4:40:34 PM | Author: Dakotaland

A new round of stimulus payments to Americans also means another round of scammers trying to get their hands on them. 

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