Dear HSBC Online User,
We regret to inform you that access to your online account has been locked.
This happened because of too many failed log-in attempts.
To restore your online account access you can:
1. Visit your local branch and complete the Unlock My Account form (takes several days)
2. Complete the Unlock My Account form online, by downloading and completing the attached form (instant)
Quality service and the security of your account are of great importance to us.
We appreciate each opportunity to serve you.
Please do not reply to this e-mail.
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From the email sender HSBC and then 10 mins later one from HSBC Bank saying basically the same thing but slightly more urgent saying
Dear HSBC Bank Customer,
Your Internet Banking security code was entered incorrectly more than 3 times.
For the protection of your account we have suspended access to it.
To restore access please Log In correctly.
Previous notifications have been sent.
Thank you for choosing HSBC Bank UK..
Copyright HSBC Bank UK PLC 2010. All rights reserved.
Anyway… they’re not that clever… If they really did their homework they could find out within 2 minutes that I PUBLISH MY BANK BALANCE here on my blog and THEY WONT GET RICH BY ACCESS TO MY ACCOUNT!!!!!
Tesco card £1366.49 D… I just paid off a nice £200 on it. More to come!!