Keep Your Information Secure - Do's and Don'ts for Recognizing Scam and Preventing Fraud by E*Trade®

According to E*Trade, financial scams are on the rise. But you can learn how to spot them and help protect your accounts.


DO:

  • Be cautious of unsolicited callers, especially those asking for personal or account information. Call a phone number listed on the company's official website instead.

  • Take your time to get the facts before responding to determine if an urgent, dire-sounding scenario or request is legitimate.

  • Use lengthy and unique passwords for your accounts and enable multi-factor authentication whenever available.

DON'T:

  • Send or accept payments on money transfer apps like Zelle®, Venmo or CashApp from someone you don't know.

  • Provide remote access to your computer or account login information, such as your username and password.

  • Click on any links, provide any information or make payments on websites that are sent to you from an unfamiliar source.

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