Mobile payment, which allows you to pay for transactions using an application on your mobile phone, is on the rise, led by Google Wallet. Mobile payments with Google Wallet is convenient, more secure, and can even get you savings from retailers that have special deals for mobile payment users. Here’s an overview of how this… (keep reading)
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In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, millions of people are left without homes, vehicles, electricity, and more. In addition, many businesses are unable to operate, including financial institutions, which leaves people in need unable to access their funds. Although hurricanes rarely reach the Pacific Northwest, we have our fair share of disasters, including earthquakes and… (keep reading)
In the last few days, credit unions from around the country have reported their members are receiving bogus text message (smishing) alerts. The text message indicates it is from Credit Union Services and advises the member to call the number provided in the text message to have their card reactivated. This is a scam. Never… (keep reading)
At Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union we are very concerned about your security, no matter how you access your accounts. Now that we offer mobile banking services, we want to take a moment to share some important safety suggestions to help you avoid mobile banking fraud.
Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union is proud to announce the rollout of a brand new website at www.smcu.com. Combining valuable input from our members and fellow employees, we have created a more user-friendly website with additional resources, new services, and a new visual design to help you access financial resources and account information more efficiently.
If you’ve got SMCU’s free Online Banking and a mobile phone, you can now access your accounts from anywhere with just a couple clicks. With the October upgrades to SMCU’s website and Online Banking, we will be rolling out our new Text Message Banking and Mobile Web Banking services, free for our members.