Value added enhanced security services

If you would like to purchase enhanced security services to help prevent fraud or identity theft, we offer the following optional solutions:

CardAssist®

CardAssist allows you to register all of your credit, debit and retail store cards. In the event your cards are lost or stolen, all you have to do is call one contact number.

CardAssist Plus, in addition to all the features of CardAssist, provides you with valuable credit monitoring in the event that you lose your debit or credit cards. When you phone CardAssist Plus to report your card loss, CardAssist Plus provides you with six months of credit monitoring which monitors your credit bureau files and alerts you of potential fraudulent activities, such as new accounts, or loan/credit card applications made in your name.

Credit Alert®

Credit Alert is a credit fraud monitoring and detection tool that monitors your credit files and reports any changes from the credit bureaus. Subscribers receive a credit report; educational material to better understand credit scores and information on how to interpret them; quarterly updates; an instant notification service; and access to credit specialists.

InfoProtector™ Plus

InfoProtector Plus helps safeguard your private information for you and your family – both online and offline. As an enrolled member, you have access to the unique capabilities of Internet Personal Information Patrol (iPiP), a powerful monitoring system that alerts you when your personal information (such as names, credit and identity card numbers, license plate numbers, and more) appears anywhere online.

Top 5 fraud prevention tips

  1. Minimize the number of credit cards you carry and never leave them in your car.
  2. Be cautious when giving out personal information on the phone, through the mail or over the Internet.
  3. Keep documents with personal information in a safe place and shred those you no longer need.
  4. Pay attention to your billing cycles and monitor your accounts for unusual activity.
  5. Change passwords regularly on your enviro Visa card, bank and phone accounts.

Make Good Money™

When you choose and use an enviro Visa card, you earn great rewards, while making good things happen in your community through the enviroFund granting program.

Just by using your card for daily transactions, you ensure every year a portion of Vancity enviro Visa's profits are distributed back to your local community. We call it Good Money.


™ enviro, enviroFund, Make Good Money, and Vancity are trademarks of Vancouver City Savings Credit Union.
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