Some credit union credit cardholders are receiving fraudulent text messages from phone number: 678-230-6958, warning that the member's card has been deactivated and instructing them to call the number. Here is a sample of the fraudulent text message:
# GEORGIA CREDIT UNION ALERT: your card #479144 has been temporarily deactivated> Please call our 24hr office (678) 230-6958.
When the number is called, it asks you to enter your credit card number. If you receive a text message like this, please do not respond or call the number. If you have questions about your account, please call NWGACU at: (706) 291-9290.
Please remember, NWGACU will NEVER request your account information by text or automated phone message.