These types of scams are very prevalent and you could probably find one of these offers in the spam box of your email right now. These scams can be very tricky because everyone loves to win a prize or a contest, but when on the internet you need to be weary of sweepstakes and prizes.… Continue reading The Your a Winner Scam
Spring break is a huge time for college students. Everyone wants to go somewhere fun when they get a week off from school, but not everyone has the money to go somewhere amazing. To get around paying a lot of money people hop online and try and find a cheap solution. This can work for… Continue reading Spring Break Scams
People get scammed constantly, and that is just the sad truth of the world we live in. When people get scammed losing the money is one thing, but there is an entire different side that people need to deal with after getting scammed. That is the emotional stress of being taken advantage of. After getting… Continue reading How to deal with being scammed
Not all scams fool people by claiming that they will gain a lot of money if they send some now. Some scams come at people’s urges to lose weight. The way this works is by a company claiming that they have found a new miracle drug and it will help you lose weight without changing… Continue reading Weight Loss Scams
Inheritance scams can seem incredibly legit sometimes and people need to watch out for these scams all the time. Especially if you ever get an email from someone who claims to be a lawyer from a foreign country. Whoever it is claims that you have a distant relative who has tragically just passed away, but… Continue reading Inheritance scam
It is actually ver scary to think of all the dangers that are lurking around on the internet. This video explains the top ten ways that people are most often scammed while browsing around on the internet. This is not trying to scare you from using the internet all together, but instead is trying to… Continue reading Dangers of the internet and lottery scams.
In our last edition of this post, we discussed how people really feel about scams. How people truly despise all scams played on people, wether the victim fall for it because of legitimacy of the offer, gullibility, or just greed. No matter why someone falls for a scam everyone still feels the same, that the… Continue reading Blowing the whistle edition #2