Hackers Could Target Your Direct Deposit Paycheck

If you get paid through direct deposit, the FBI is warning you to be extra careful of scammers. They say hackers are trying to gain access to employee payroll accounts in order to reroute direct deposit paychecks to another account or prepaid card. Investigators say hackers often target employees in the education, healthcare, and aviation industries. If you see an email requesting personal information such as passwords or usernames, it could be a phishing scam.

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