IMPORTANT BRANCH NOTICE
Our Stony Point Branch will be closed from September 19, 2014 until mid-October for renovations. We look forward to providing you with a new ATM and full-service branch operations once we reopen.
We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you. Please use our Rockland and Westchester County branches, as well as our online banking services in the interim.
(800) 543-5073 Card Authorization
(866) 297-3411 To Reset Pin*
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The Results Are In…
On behalf of the NEA Board of Directors, please be advised of the election results.
The three individuals receiving the highest number of votes were elected to three-year terms and are as follows:
Congratulations to all the winners and thank you to all the candidates and members who participated in this year’s election.
Doug Sheahan, Board Secretary
Home Banking Member Notice! Things to know.
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SCAM ALERT – BE ON THE LOOKOUT:
NEA FCU members should be on guard for potential scams when asked to deposit checks from any third parties into their accounts and asked to forward some of the money back to the sender while keeping a “Payment” for some purpose such as “Secret Shopping” or “System Testing” purposes. Often these checks are counterfeit and falsified in what is called a “check washing scheme” where legitimate checks have the original printing erased (washed) through chemical or photocopying processing and then “rewritten” with a new larger amount on either an original check or a photocopy. What seems harmless could leave you holding the bag and your savings and checking accounts empty.
Today’s technology makes it easy for criminals to issue counterfeit checks and money. Members need to be skeptical about why any company would issue a check and ask you to send money back to them. Legitimate services pay through checks that withhold federal, state and local taxes where applicable and Federal Insurance Contributions Act (FICA) tax. If the check is written to you and does not have these withholdings, you are probably being scammed, could be liable for the taxes due and out of the money that is legitimately in your account to cover the counterfeit/fraudulent check cashed.
It is not worth the risk so take heed and be suspicious when dealing with companies through the internet and mail.