Have you ever received those emails that spun a story about a lawyer or a rich person needing your help, in the form of transferring some money to you so that they could execute a will on your behalf? It sounds far-fetched, but the fact is thousands of people have unwittingly fallen for scams like this. Sadly, email scams had leveled up to become traps for email identity theft scam. Some emails lead individuals to portals that masquerade as websites they can trust, only to capture their details, and turn them into victims of ID theft, or worse, clean out a victim's financial accounts.

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