Phishing Attempt

Please beware of phishing emails with the subject: First Citizens Bank: Loan Modification Approval

the phishing email is from the domain:

This is a phishing attempt and recipients should not respond.

Here are 8 common characteristics of a phishing email:

  1. An Unfamiliar Tone or Greeting
  2. Grammar and Spelling Errors
  3. Inconsistencies in Email Addresses, Links & Domain Names
  4. Threats or a Sense of Urgency
  5. Suspicious Attachments
  6. Unusual Request
  7. Recipient Did Not Initiate the Conversation
  8. Request for Credentials, Payment Information or Other Personal Details