Thursday, December 26, 2013

Update on Target Breach

As you have likely heard by now, Target experienced unauthorized access to payment card data from U.S. Target stores between November 27 and December 15, 2013. 

Michigan Community Credit Union was notified this morning with a list of potentially impacted MCCU Debit and/or Credit Card numbers.

The Credit Union will be mailing a special communication to those potentially impacted members, and will be following up with each member with a courtesy call after January 1. We want to ensure that you have received the letter and help answer any further questions that you may have.

MCCU encourages all potentially impacted members to protect their accounts by closely monitoring their accounts online and reviewing monthly statements. If you detect suspicious activity, notify the Credit Union immediately. We also encourage you to visit https://corporate.target.com/discover/article/Important-Notice-Unauthorized-access-to-payment-ca for an important message from Target’s CEO regarding the unauthorized card access, as well as a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers and other important credit monitoring and fraud detection services.


Our highest priority is to safeguard your money and personal information. We want to assure you that we are taking every step necessary to ensure your information is protected. You can feel secure knowing that the Credit Union will never ask for Social Security numbers or other personally identifiable information from you over the phone or via email. Please use extreme caution and be wary of scams. Please do not hestitate to contact the Credit Union at 517.787.2060 or 877.894.5033 with any questions or concerns.

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