Beware of Tax Refund Scams: Protect Your Personal Information
Recognize the Red Flags
- Claims to be from the IRS but uses email, text, or social media.
- Pressures you to act quickly or threatens legal action.
- Asks for personal or financial information.
Avoid Interaction with Suspicious Links
Verify Directly with the IRS
Spread the Word
Inform Others: Talk to friends and family about these tactics. The more people know, the harder it becomes for scammers to succeed.
As tax season unfolds, remember that knowledge and caution are your best defenses against tax refund scams. By staying informed, verifying information through official channels, and sharing knowledge, you can protect yourself and your community from falling victim to these fraudulent schemes. You can also stay up to date on all things scam and fraud related with our Privacy & Security Center.
Who We Are
As an active part of the community for 93 years, Neighborhood Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial organization serving the state of Texas with branch locations in Collin, Dallas, Denton, Ellis, and Tarrant counties. With assets topping $1 billion, Neighborhood Credit Union has a continuously growing membership of over 60,000. For more information, call (214) 748-9393 or visit our homepage.