Did you know that consumers lost $3.3 billion to phishing and other fraud in 2020?
Every day, thousands of people in the U.S. fall for fraudulent emails, texts, and calls from scammers pretending to be a bank. Victims of phishing attacks can lose hundreds, even thousands of dollars and the pandemic has only increased the threat. October 1st kicks off National Cybersecurity Awareness Month, Bank of the Orient is participating in the #BanksNeverAskThat campaign by American Banker Association (ABA). Be aware that your bank will never ask for certain information through phone, text messages or email.
These top 3 phishing scams are full of red flags:
You’ve probably seen some of these scams before but that doesn’t stop a scammer from trying. Here are some Pro Tips
Worried about phishing scams ?
#BanksNeverAskThat is a new campaign that teaches you to spot them with one simple trick.
Watch videos below to level up your scam spotting ability.