Safely disposing of older personal documents is critically important these days. You need to take great care in keeping your personal information safe and out of the hands of identity thieves. This Saturday, the Tyler Area Credit Unions are hosting a community wide shredding event that will offer citizens the opportunity to safely shred important papers that contain confidential information they no longer need. The credit unions recognize the need in keeping personal information confidential and will be hosting the event Saturday, December 3rd at United Heritage Credit Union at 522 South Broadway in Tyler from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.