Expired

Just received this - its terrible what people do - who should I forward to to advise

6 replies
Found 12th Oct 2008
Financial Services Institution is constantly working to increase security for all Online Banking users for 15 Banks
Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of your bank account we have issued this message.

You will need to verify the legitimate account holder of any of your Bank listed below:-

Once you have updated your account records through your bank, your
account will not be interrupted and will continue as normal.

Listed below are the links to your Bank updating confirmation process
1) Abbey National plc abbey.co.uk/ver…fy/
2) Yorkshire Bank Plc yorkshirebank.co.uk/ver…fy/
3) Cahoot cahoot.co.uk/ver…fy/
4) Barclays Bank barclays.co.uk/ver…fy/
5) Clydesdale Bank PLC clydesdalebank.co.uk/ver…fy/
6) Co-operative Bank co-operativebank.co.uk/ver…fy/
7) Nationwide nationwide.co.uk/ver…fy/
Smile Bank smile.co.uk/ver…fy/
9) HSBC Holdings plc hsbc.co.uk/ver…fy/
10) Lloyds TSB Bank lloydstsb.co.uk/ver…fy/
11) Halifax halifax.co.uk/verify
12) Royal Bank of Scotland rbs.co.uk/ver…fy/
13) Natwest natwest.co.uk/ver…fy/
14) Egg Card egg.com/ver…fy/
14) Alliance & Leicester alliance-leicester.co.uk/ver…fy/
Access to your account may be terminated and your access to your saved funds may be temporary on hold if you failed to verify the legitimate account holder
Thank You.
British Bankers’ Association
--------------------
Account Management As outlined in our User Agreement, Your Bank will
periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.
Who are We
The Financial Services Authority (FSA) is an independent non-governmental body, given statutory powers by the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000. We are a company limited by guarantee and financed by the financial services industry. The Treasury appoints the FSA Board, which currently consists of a Chairman, a Chief Executive Officer, three Managing Directors, and 9 non-executive directors (including a lead non-executive member, the Deputy Chairman). This Board sets our overall policy, but day-to-day decisions and management of the staff are the responsibility of the Executive.
What We do
We are an independent body that regulates the financial services industry in the UK.
We have been given a wide range of rule-making, investigatory and enforcement powers in order to meet our four statutory objectives. In meeting these, we are also obliged to have regard to the Principles of Good Regulation.

  1. Misc
Groups
  1. Misc
6 Comments

Banned

The people who send these need sorting big time :x

Just delete it. Simple as that.

thesaint;3174682

Just delete it. Simple as that.



it really is that simple.

supermod

It's called phishing. My SPAM filter puts most of mine straight in SPAM box. though I've never seen one with multiple listings before - if it was a single one each of the banks normally have an email address to forward them to, but you can get loads a day depending on how your email address is listed on the web. If you hover over link you'll normally see it's not the real web address of the bank.

Add it to your spam block list & delete it - good advice from thesaint :thumbsup:

Most online banks, have a report/spoof section. I know HSBC has, you usually fill in an online form and just cut and paste the offending email. Hope this helps.
Post a comment
Avatar
@
    Text
    Top Discussions
    1. Without giving away your age, name three things that remind you of when you…53116
    2. HUKD Satellite Information & IPTV Thread48911003
    3. Did you know?3159
    4. Fantasy Premier League starts today1853

    See more discussions