We are excited to offer this free event to our members. By shredding your documents with personal information on them instead of just recycling them or throwing them away, you are protecting yourself from identity theft.
What should I shred?
Anything with any personal identification information, including:
- account records
- credit union statements
- credit card statements
- banking information
- blank checks
- copies of checks
- credit card receipts
- credit information
- deposit slips
- financial records
- insurance information
- legal documents
- medical records
- outdated records
- passwords/PIN numbers
- tax records
Pepare your documents for shredding
Paper will only be accepted for shredding if you follow the guidelines below.
- staples and paperclips do not need to be removed
- remove large binder clips
- remove three-ring binders
- limit number of boxes to no more than four
- no businesses please
Items not shredded
We can not accept or shred the following items:
- phone books
- non-paper items
How you can reduce paper
If you are looking for ways to reduce the amount of paper in your home, we have the answer.
- Sign up for e-Statements* which include: account and credit card statements, account notifications and INT forms
- Sign up for e-Payer* our electronic bill pay system. Schedule payments or pay immediately without checks directly from your account.
- Set up e-Bills* to have your bills electronically delivered into your online banking account.
- Research the documents and records you need to keep and what you can shred on the USA.gov website.
*You must be enrolled in online banking to access these services.
Many people have been victims of identity theft. The FTC has information to help you protect yourself from identity theft and what to do if you are a victim.