An Post has issued a warning to the Shannonside region to be wary of a scam email in circulation.
The email in question encourages people to click a link in order to renew a fake TV licence subscription.
An Post has warned mobile phone and computer users not to engage with the email and to delete it straight away.
This isn’t the first scam An Post has faced in recent weeks, as a fake text message was also circulated at the end of September.
An Post confirmed these texts were indeed a scam to try and steal personal details such as bank information.
The Public Affairs Manager for An Post, Angus Laverty, says there are tell-tale scam signs to watch out for: