SUMMARY: Paper statements can leave you vulnerable to identity theft and fraud. Learn how enrolling in e-Statements can be safer and better for the planet.
With home-theft on the rise, and package thieves getting smarter and bolder, your mail is more at risk of being stolen than ever. Stolen mail can lead to identity theft, which is extremely stressful and difficult to overcome.
While thieves can’t glean much from your junk mail, statements, mortgage documents and other mail that may contain sensitive personal information can give thieves all they need to steal your identity and commit fraud.
By cutting out paper statements, not only will you be securing your sensitive personal information against theft, but you’ll save paper and reduce your carbon footprint.
When you enroll in e-Statements, you “cut out the middle man” and get your account balances and statements directly, online or through your mobile device. Log into your account 24/7 to pay balances, check your account activity or even deposit checks from your phone!
By cutting out paper statements, not only will you be securing your sensitive personal information against theft, but you’ll save paper and reduce your carbon footprint. It’s a win-win situation!
To learn more about e-Statements and to enroll your accounts in a safer, more environmentally-friendly program, visit us at https://www.tdecu.org/e-statements/.
Whether you choose e-Statements to reduce your carbon footprint, or to keep your information safe, we’re sure you’re making a great choice!