Thanks to a retired Fort Carson soldier who told me about this scam.
It showed up in his inbox earlier this month.
The email appears to be from the Florida Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles.
It claims you've made a payment of $100.14 and says if you have any questions, click on a link.
But don't do it. I talked to authorities in Florida and they tell me it's a scam aimed at getting your banking information.
I'm told clicking on the link could infect your computer, giving the bad guys access to information you have stored there like your name, address, credit card, and other personal information.
To protect yourself make sure you have anti-virus software and keep it updated. Just remember, don't click on anything that doesn't look familiar.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus