Is it real, or a sign of Phishing?
People being tricked into giving up their information.
What is Phishing?
The dangers of Phishing and how to avoid it
Why do people phish?
Some people want your credit-card account to purchase items or go on websites like E bay, Amazon and maybe some online lottery site.
Make sure it says your name like Dear,------ not Dear client, eBay user, they should already know your information, you can also hover over the link to make sure it is real, and if an E-mail says your long lost sister is in trouble, its a fake. Look carefully for misspelled words and other suspicious activity.