We wish to reassure our customers that there has been no privacy or data breaches of Instant Finance’s network. We believe some customers have been targeted as a result of applying for finance from an overseas based lender.
The fake email links to an online gaming store. It has nothing to do with Instant Finance.
Unfortunately, as it is from a Gmail account we are limited in what we can do to stop it.
Instant Finance has been in contact with the telephone number attached to this fraudulent email. The number is managed by an Australian company called Symbio Networks. We are in the process of lodging a complaint with them.
For more information on Phishing email scams please visit the New Zealand Government’s Computer Emergency Response Team (CERTNZ) website on www.cert.govt.nz