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How To Identify Bogus Banking Emails

Friday, May 10, 2013 - 6:52 AM
From TechNewsWorld
Some phishing attempts are so crude, they're laughably obvious -- but too often, otherwise savvy consumers are getting duped by fake email messages that convincingly emulate real correspondence from financial institutions. There are some steps you can take to vet a message before getting into trouble, though. First and foremost, treat all suspicious emails as guilty until proven innocent.

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Probably the best advice for avoiding trouble is to "browse to the sender's website directly." Don't click links in an email.
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