Dealing with a lost or stolen debit card can be
a hassle, take care of your debit card as if it was cash.
NAFT Federal Credit Union offers these tips to help you avoid
Guard your debit card and PIN number.
Always keep your card in sight when making a transaction.
Confirm the amount being debited from your card with your
Make sure you discard your receipts and other financial
documents properly. We recommend that these documents be
Review your statements carefully. If you find an unfamiliar
transaction contact the credit union immediately.
Memorize your PIN number, never write it down, and never
disclose it to anyone, even if they claim to be from the
When using an ATM or a Point of Sale terminal, be wary of
anyone who might be trying to watch you enter your PIN.
Keep your check book and debit card separate.
Report lost or stolen cards or suspected fraudulent use of
your debit card to your credit union immediately.
Other important tips:
If your debit card has been
lost or stolen, contact the credit union immediately at
956-787-2774 or 1-800-554-8969.