When You’re On the Go,
Protect Your Cards
You’re busy, going from one place to the next.
Your check card and credit card may go
everywhere with you. Because your cards are so
easy to use, you’ll want to be extra sure they
aren’t easy for thieves to steal! When you’re out
and about, use these tips to guard your card
Don’t display it face up. Flip your card over
when you hand it to a cashier or pay a
restaurant tab at the table. You never know
when prying eyes or a cell phone camera could
capture the number.
Cover the ATM keypad. When using your card
to get cash, shield the keypad so others can’t
see you enter your PIN.
Use caution at the drive-through. You may lose
sight of your card at a drive-through window,
allowing time for someone to get your card
number. Consider using cash or purchase gift
cards at places you frequently visit to use as
DCU’s Visa® Check Card and Credit Cards help
protect you in the event of unauthorized
purchases, thanks to Visa’s zero liability policy
for lost and stolen cards. Learn more about
DCU’s cards and safety tips at dcu.org.