Associated Bank/Associated Card Online Scam [Reader Alert]

Reader Mark H. shares the following information about a phishing scam he received:

Dear Aunty:

Below you’ll find an email that was mailed to me that appears to be a con. I don’t have anything, not that I know of anyway, with Associated Card Online. Since I don’t recognize this service as being one of mine, I didn’t access the url that they provided. Could you check this out and let your readers know if this is indeed a con job. Thanks for your help.


—– Original Message —–
From: Associated Card Online Customer Service
To: [Mark’s email address]
Sent: Tuesday, April 26, 2005 3:26 PM
Subject: Customer Alerting Service: limited

Valued Customer,

Banking Service are remind you that on April 26, 2005 our Online Review Team identified some unusual activity in your online account In accordance with Associated Bank’s Agreement and to guarantee that your online account hasn’t been compromised…

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