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Watch out for the latest scheme, the Heating And Air Conditioning Repair Service scam, aka the Furnace Repair Scam. Read here (with video). read more


The Cloned Debit Card scam has been marking an alarming growth lately. Read and watch the video here to educate yourself on how to avoid. read more


The air duct cleaning is necessary, but don't fall for high pressure tactics. Beware of the latest trap: the Air Duct Cleaning Services scam. (with video) read more


Cheap home security systems and fake products. One of the biggest scams around this month is the Home Security System or Alarm System scam. read more


Besides the traditional rip-offs when fictional drinks are added to your final bill, there are a few other tricks that bartenders pull when pouring your drinks. There are many scams out there, but today we are going to focus on seven of them. read more


How the scam works:
You and your partner decide to have a special night out. Choosing a nice classy restaurant, you pull into the lot when a nic read more


How the scam works:
This is a scam aimed at newcomers, international students, or foreign workers in the United States. Crooks meet victims in pubs o read more


How the scam works:
Being a Good Samaritan offers a lot of benefits. You get to help someone out who is in need. This makes you feel good, which is a read more


How the scam works:
You're approached by someone who is trying to sell you a beautifully arranged coin collection for, say, $100. On the box hol read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) This new scam makes its rounds these days and it hits the small business owners. You could be a victim of it i read more


How the scam works:
Household owners are contacted with an offer to buy a product that will cut their water costs. The callers claim to be representa read more


How the scam works:
This occurs in Canada. There have been reports that phony contractors disguised as gas inspectors with the TSSA – Technical Sta read more


Every time you are hospitalized you will receive a paper (or plastic) bracelet on your wrist. The bracelet is used to identify patients, but it also contains some personal info. Watch out for this scam! read more


When it comes to the new iPhone 5, prior its launch there were two notorious scams that made the headlines:  the “Test and Keep” text message read more


How the scam works:
Imagine you are shopping on a busy street. As you are walking, carrying your purchases, you see someone right besides you hop on read more


How the scam works:
Traveling is a wonderful and educational way to spend time. In fact, many people rate it as one of their favorite ways to spend t read more


How the scam works:
You’ve just had a long day of shopping at the mall and your arms are heavy with purchases as you make your way out the door int read more


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Imagine you are on vacation or walk in a park, having a lovely time with your significant other. As you are walking or sitting on read more


How the scam works:
Many people rate “watching television” as one of their favorite pastimes. With the preponderance of HDTV’s for sale today, read more


If you're looking into how to become a model, watch out for the latest trap out there, the Talent Representation or Baby Modeling Agencies Scam. (with video) read more


Scam Detector Gives Back To The Community

Scam Detector recently partnered with Travel by Dart, an inspirational web-series where two friends blindfoldedly throw a dart at the world map and travel wherever it lands, with the purpose of helping the land or the people. Click HERE or on the image below to watch the trailer of the series!