NCUA Warns of Text Phishing Scam

The regulator has received consumer calls about a suspicious text message claiming to come from the agency.

Zipwhip Brings ‘Choice Over Voice’ to CUs Looking to Engage With Members

We talked to Mark Johnson of Strategic Link partner Zipwhip this week, who described how Zipwhip allows credit unions to engage with members through text messages to landline phones.

WSECU Warns of Fraudulent Texts, Phone Calls; Microsoft Scrambles to Patch Internet Explorer

WSECU and the Washington state Attorney General’s Office are telling consumers this week that they should not respond to text messages and be wary of automated phone calls that claim their debit cards have been deactivated or suspended. Also: Microsoft is scrambling to patch a serious vulnerability in its Internet Explorer browser.

Technical Change Made to NCUA ‘Golden Parachute Rule’

The NCUA board of directors made technical modifications to its recent rule covering golden parachutes and indemnification payments to institution-affiliated parties.

FSCC and CU Wireless Make Text Banking Affordable for All

FSCC along with CU Wireless, a CUSO of MaPS Credit Union, Salem, Ore, announced the release of MyCUAnywhere, offering mobile text banking capability to members of all CU Service Centers affiliated credit unions.