Kat Attwell

With almost 20 years experience at ACU, Kat Attwell has been helping members realize their financial potential through investments, financing and loans. Now as Corporate Risk Officer, she works with ACU branches to educate staff on fraud prevention while also handling fraud inquiries to help protect members and the credit union. Outside of the office, Kat enjoys playing soccer and has been known to have a green thumb — making the most of her Manitoba garden.
Stop fake SIM swaps
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Stop fake SIM swaps: Prevent and recover from smartphone fraud

Allison Waedt had to cope with a lot more than jet lag when she returned to Winnipeg from a trip to Australia last fall. When I got back, I tried…

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Protect yourself from online fraud
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17 Tips to Protect Your Account From Online Fraud

Online fraud can take many forms, and deceitful scammers are experts at manipulating people to fall into their traps. It’s critical that you become aware of the current risks. Whether snared…

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Don't fall victim to these types of fraud
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Don’t fall victim to these 5 types of fraud

Unfortunately, fraud and scams are still an ongoing risk in our day-to-day lives. Whether the bad guys are stealing passwords, creating fake profiles or posing as potential employers, these fraudsters…

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