Text Message Scam Alert
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We have been made aware of a text message that some members have received referring to their CBC Debit or Credit Card being blocked. These fraudulent text messages are not coming from CBC. Please Note: None of CBC’s systems or data have been compromised.            


Fraudulent Text Message: Legitimate CBC Text Alert:

Legitimate fraud text alerts from CBC will come from the CBC shortcode: 21556 and they will never ask for any information like:

  • Debit/Credit Card information
  • PIN number
  • Online Banking Username and/or Password
  • Account Number

DO NOT give out this information to anyone, even if someone claiming to be a CBC representative asks for it via text or over the phone. DO NOT click on any unknown links from texts or emails.

If you have any concerns about your account, please reach out to CBC directly by calling us at 805-988-2151.

Published Date: 
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
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