Lake Michigan Credit Union to offer LifeLock® Identity Theft Protection Services
GRAND RAPIDS, MI (January 26, 2015) — Lake Michigan Credit Union (LMCU) is pleased to now offer LifeLock identity theft protection to its members at a discounted rate.
“We’re invested in our customers’ futures, and we know that protection of assets from identity fraud is an important piece of their financial plan,” said Jeremiah Kossen, LMCU’s vice president of operations. “LifeLock shares our commitment to protecting our customers’ financial wellbeing, and this partnership is one more way we can help our clients succeed.”
An estimated 16.6 million Americans experienced at least one incident of identity theft in 2012 1. LifeLock provides proactive alerts that scan its network to help identify potential threats before damage can be done. In the event that identity theft occurs, LifeLock provides a dedicated specialist and award-winning resolution support. Additionally, the company backs its services with a $1 Million Total Service Guarantee, the benefits of which are provided under a Master Insurance Policy underwritten by State National Insurance Company. LMCU will make LifeLock services available to its customers via its branches, call center and online website..
“In LMCU, we’ve found a willing partner that shares our belief that people should be able to live freely in a hyper-connected world. We’re delighted to join forces to help LMCU’s customers take ownership of their identity,” said Todd Davis, Chairman and CEO of LifeLock.
LifeLock, Inc. (NYSE: LOCK), is a leading provider of proactive identity theft protection services for consumers and fraud and risk solutions for enterprises. LifeLock’s threat detection, proactive identity alerts, and comprehensive remediation services provide peace of mind for consumers amid the growing threat of identity theft. Leveraging unique data, science and patented technology from ID Analytics, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary, LifeLock offers identity theft protection that goes significantly beyond credit monitoring. As part of its commitment to help fight identity theft, LifeLock works to train law enforcement and partners with a variety of non-profit organizations to help consumers establish positive habits to combat this threat.
Founded in 1933, Lake Michigan Credit Union is one of the largest financial institutions headquartered in Michigan. With a staff of nearly 900, LMCU’s assets exceed $3.5 billion, with a mortgage serviced portfolio of over $4.2 billion. With over 300,000 customers, LMCU has 37 convenient branch locations – including Traverse City, Fruitport Township, Farmington Hills and Troy – and 100 ATMs in west Michigan, Kalamazoo and St. Joseph – plus dedicated mortgage offices in Saginaw, Livonia and Grand Blanc. LMCU provides a full-range of financial services, from high interest-bearing checking accounts to mortgages, commercial loans, insurance and investment services. To find out more, please visit www.lmcu.org.