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How to identify a scam or phishing attempt

As technology advance, so would those cybercrimes getting more and more sophisticated in their technique each day. It has become increasingly challenging to identify their tricks. 

Most fraudsters use email or SMS text messages to deceive their target into giving them personal information such as passwords, account numbers, or Social insurance numbers. Once obtained, they could access the victims' email, bank, or other accounts to obtain financial gain. These fraudsters release thousands of phishing attacks every day and often successful in what they are doing.

In 2019 alone, the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center reported over $57 million lost to phishing schemes.

Here are some tips and signs that might help you recognize a phishing email or text message to fight cybercrimes.


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