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M&T customers beware of phishing scam via text message

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Posted at 1:36 PM, Dec 24, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-24 13:36:13-05

BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — M&T is warning customers of a phishing scam making its rounds.

The banks says the scam involves a text message saying your account or cards have been restricted.

The message then collects sensitive personal and account information.

The bank is reminding customers it never asks for login credentials, PINS, passwords or personal information via text or email.

If you receive a message like this delete it or forward to phishing@mtb.com.

Remember to never click on links or open attachments in fraudulent messages like this.