| THE FOLLOWING TEXT MESSAGE IS NOT FROM HPFCU.
THE CREDIT UNION CENTER ALERT: Your VISA Debit/CARD has been temporarily SUSPENDED. Please call our 24 hrs line (281) 657-XXXX
Warning: The above text message is circulating in the Houston area. SMS phishing (smishing) uses cell phone text messages to deliver the bait to induce people to divulge their personal information. Smishing scams frequently seek to direct the text message recipient to visit a website or call a phone number, at which point the person being scammed is enticed to provide sensitive information such as credit card details or passwords. This message was not sent by Houston Police Federal Credit Union. If you have received this message and called the number and provided your card information, please contact the credit union immediately at 713-986-0200.
To be safe: don't respond to unwanted texts. Be careful about displaying your mobile number in emails or listing it on websites