When internet fraudsters impersonate a business to trick you into giving out your personal information, it’s called phishing.
Fraudulent emails (phish) and websites can be very sophisticated, and may look identical to BBVA Compass emails and websites. Fraudsters can tamper with the sender information in an email to make their phish look even more legitimate. If you suspect that an email is phishing:
Although fraudsters use various tactics in their phishing efforts, there are some common elements you should familiarize yourself with.