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Services › Anti-Spam › Email Scams - June 2016

The following email scams were reported to the Electronic Messaging Compliance Unit. Links to scam web pages have been removed and spaces have been added to email addresses to ensure they do not become hyperlinks.

Subject: Fake TradeMe Purchase Confirmation scam

Note that while this scam looks very similar to legitimate TradeMe confirmations, the From email address is “mailer @ tradeconz” rather than “@ trademe co nz”