The information below will help Western AgCredit's customers avoid some of the following deceptive practices:
Western AgCredit's web page should never be accessed from a link provided by a third party. It should be accessed directly by typing the site name or URL into the address bar on the web browser or by using a "book mark" specifically created to access the Western AgCredit web site.
Western AgCredit does not send e-mail messages to request personal information, such as account numbers, passwords, PIN numbers or other confidential information. Such requests are of a suspicious nature and should be reported immediately.
Western AgCredit is required to purchase security certificates or licenses to verify information provided to the institution is secure. These certificates are kept up-to-date by financial institutions and can be easily validated by checking the properties on the secure web page.