You’ve likely heard many of these terms—phishing, spoofing, and malware. The common denominator in nearly all online scams is that hackers want to steal your financial information, identity, and ultimately, your money. These crimes typically fall under the banner of wire fraud.
Lately there’s been a resurgence of individuals falling victim to instances of wire fraud and similar online financial scams. Having a better understanding of how hackers may target you is an important way to protect yourself and your funds. It’s crucial you know and remember the warning signs of wire fraud and how to avoid becoming a victim of scammers.
Check out the following video prepared by SWBC Mortgage to better familiarize and protect yourself against the dangers of wire fraud and other phishing scams.