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Itâ€™s easy to spot Nigerian scams, but an increasing number of credit union members are encountering more sophisticated frauds through email solicitations, phone calls and even text messages. In recent weeks, credit unions likeÂ SESLOC Credit UnionÂ ($526.7M, San Louis Abispo, CA) have reported that members are continuing to field these phishing scams, with an increasing number that are targeting the elderly. For example, one SESLOC member reportedÂ receiving a fake phone call about her grandchildÂ being in police custody in Canada and needing money to be released. Another reported hearing that sheâ€™d won a prize by paying her utility bills on time, but she needed to give out her personal information to claim it.