In this scam, you will receive an email from a financial institution claiming that you need to update your account information and providing you with an electronic link by which to do so, as in the example below: Dear Abbey Customers Upgrade 2008 Due to concerns, for the safety and integrity of the Abbey account we have issued this warning message. It has come to our attention that your Abbey account information needs to be updated as part of our continuing commitment to protect your account in this year 2008 and to reduce the instance of fraud on our website. If you could please take 5-10 minutes out of your online experience and update your personal records you will not run into any future problems with the online service. Once you have updated your account records your Abbey account service will not be interrupted and will continue as normal. To update your Abbey records click on the following link: https://myonlineaccounts2.abbeynational.co.uk/CentralLogonWeb/Logon?action=prepare ct Thank You. Accounts Management As outlined in our User Agreement, Abbey will periodically send you information about site changes and enhancements.