Beware of tax refund 'phishing' scams

It's just the news that hardworking taxpayers want to see in their inbox: an update on their refund from the Internal Revenue Service.

But instead of clicking on that e-mail's links, federal officials advise you to hit the delete key.

That's because dozens of scams, known as "phishing" schemes, are making the rounds, poised to steal your personal information. - Beware of tax refund 'phishing' scams - Apr 14, 2006

Linked by shanmuga Friday, 14th April 2006 10:28PM