How To Avoid And Report Spam — StartUp City Magazine

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Phishing refers to fraudulent attempts to get personal information from you, usually by email. Scammers use many tricks that can lead you into sharing information or giving them money, including:

  • Fraudulent emails and other messages that look like they’re from legitimate companies.

How to identify fraudulent emails and messages

Scammers try to copy email and text messages from legitimate companies to trick you into giving them your personal information and passwords. These signs can help you identify phishing emails:

  • The sender’s email or phone doesn’t match the name of the company that it claims to be from.

How to protect your account and devices

Here are some things you can do to avoid scams that can breach your account or device.

  • Never share personal information like credit card numbers, unless you can verify the recipient is who they claim to be.

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