text message scams: quick facts

Here is a quick list of things that are commonly associated with text message scams.

  • Urgent message
  • Asks for  Personal Information
  • Fraud Alert from your bank
  • Followed by a phone call – unfamiliar number
  • Package delivery alert
  • Can include attachments – don’t open it!
  • Get a Gift card for completing a Survey

Anything like of the above should be viewed with great suspicion.