today I got an email from firstname.lastname@example.org It looks like a phishing or scam email. My question is, “is this legit?” I logged on to my account on the website(not from the email mind you), but saw nothing to indicate that this is legit. I censored out my info, but the email is as follows,
Subject: Republic support wants to upgrade your coverage!
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Mar 17, 4:09 PM EDT
We noticed you recently upgraded your Republic Wireless phone to a Motorola Moto G4 Plus for your ***** number. We hope you’re enjoying your new phone!
Based on where you live, you may have better coverage on your phone by using a different SIM card. We’d like to send you a free SIM card and simple instructions for how to swap SIMs.
To receive the SIM upgrade, please confirm your current mailing address is:
If this is your address and you’d like to upgrade your coverage, reply ‘Yes’ to this email.
If your mailing address has changed, please reply to this email with ‘Yes’ and your new mailing address.
Once we get your response, we’ll mail you a new SIM card along with instructions on how to install it in your phone!
This email is a service from Republic Help.