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10/23/08

Email That Claims to be From BBB is a Scam

An email about a "phishing attack" claiming to be from the Better Business Bureau could be arriving in you inbox. 

Phishing is when someone is using the internet to fish for your personal information. The attack comes in the form of an email or internet bulletin board. The email itself is not harmful unless you click on the link inside.

The actual South Plains Better Business Bureau says the email does not come from them. It is instead, a scam, says the BBB.

The Better Business Bureau
For more information on consumer guidance, business guidance, dispute resolution, and consumer news and alerts; click here to goto the Better Business Bureau's web site.

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