Potential Phishing Scam

Potential Phishing Scam


Ballincollig Credit Union has been made aware of a potential phishing scam that is targeting members of Credit Unions

Members who have been targeted will receive the scam email from the email address creditunion@online.ie or one similar to this.

The scam email will inform the member of a file named "Payment Confirmation" that's been transferred to them through a site called WeTransfer and may appear to be your Credit Union.

This scam is designed to collect your members' personal details with a view to gaining access to personal financial accounts.
If you receive such an email, we would recommend that you take the following steps:

1. Do Not click on this link or enter any information 

2. Do Not use the email ‘reply’ function, from within the received 

3. Never open attachments to an email unless you are satisfied 
the emails are genuine

4. If you have clicked on the link and entered your details, 
contact the BCU Immediately on 021-4872305