How to spot an email phishing scam

How do you spot a phishing scam when the email looks entirely legitimate?

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 27th April 2017, 10:19 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 8:21 pm
Are you confident in spotting a scam?
Are you confident in spotting a scam?

Every year, millions of people fall victim to email phishing scams – these are emails that attempt to obtain sensitive information by masking as a trustworthy source like the bank.

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It’s not difficult to be duped by one either.

They’re slick, believable and often flawless, so before you click to read, make sure you know how to spot the obvious tell-tale signs of a fraudulent email.