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Foolacious Donating Member (73 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-13-11 07:59 AM
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15. Another tip-off: the language
An American bank can be expected to communicate in fairly good English. This email doesn't even come close.
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  -Bank of America alert. . .? stellanoir  Nov-13-11 06:53 AM   #0 
  - Unfortunately, my mortgage is  laylah   Nov-13-11 07:00 AM   #1 
  - SCAM!! Any email that asks to log into any account is a scam.  lamp_shade   Nov-13-11 07:03 AM   #2 
  - Someone is phishing. I doubt it's really BOA. Doesn't make any difference  snappyturtle   Nov-13-11 07:03 AM   #3 
  - Looks more like a phishing attack than anything actually from BofA  Silent3   Nov-13-11 07:03 AM   #4 
  - Word for word the same as the one I got from Wells Fargo where I have never had an account.  Downwinder   Nov-13-11 07:07 AM   #5 
  - That is one of the many messages that can be found when looking for  Obamanaut   Nov-13-11 07:10 AM   #6 
  - I just took another look at the e-mail.  stellanoir   Nov-13-11 07:40 AM   #13 
     - I understand 'creepy.' I've gotten a couple addressed to me using my middle name, which  Obamanaut   Nov-13-11 08:09 AM   #16 
  - Spoof  dipsydoodle   Nov-13-11 07:13 AM   #7 
  - What you posted isn't a link - it's a java script. It's intended to collect your login and password.  Edweird   Nov-13-11 07:17 AM   #8 
  - The giveaway is "Dear valued customer "  hobbit709   Nov-13-11 07:19 AM   #9 
  - thanks and see post # 13  stellanoir   Nov-13-11 07:42 AM   #14 
  - Scam. I get them frequently and have not had  woodsprite   Nov-13-11 07:25 AM   #10 
  - Thanks for all the feedback.  stellanoir   Nov-13-11 07:25 AM   #11 
     - No bank would ever send you an email telling you your account was frozen.  Atman   Nov-13-11 07:34 AM   #12 
     - Another tip-off: the language  Foolacious   Nov-13-11 07:59 AM   #15 

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