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The top rated carpet cleaning companies out there will never lure you in with a hook. Beware of the Professional Carpet Cleaning Services scam (with video). read more

Don't become a victim of the Chinatown Blessing scam, occurring in many Asian neighborhoods across North America, especially in New York and San Franciso. Watch the video here. read more

Magazine subscribers oftentimes receive renewal solicitations disguised as bills from scammers. Read this article and educate yourself about the magazine subscription renewal! read more

How the scam works:
The government of the UK is warning residents to be on the lookout for “doorstep scammers” who are looking to take advantage... read more

How the scam works:
Look at this card for a few seconds. The card is a 5. Look carefully at the very first row of tiny arrows, at the top. If you cou read more

How the scam works:
(with demonstrative video below) Always dreamed of becoming a famous singer? You know you have talent but just can’t break through? read more

How the scam works:
Chances are you've played this game before at the carnival. Simply try to knock down the pyramid of six or more cans to win a pri read more

In the rebates business, the success of every campaign is measured by the amount of the rebates unclaimed. Some people think rebates are just a “leg read more

How the scam works:
You are in a mall or in an Internet café and a guy in a hurry, looking like a tourist (maybe carrying a back pack) approaches yo read more

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If you are a big fan of shopping in street markets you might come across a great offer for “magic cheese”. The vend read more

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Have you ever heard of anybody falling in love with a stripper? Yes, it happens all the time, by design. Dealing with people on a read more

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If you are a waitress working in a bar, you might come across this scam. A couple of guys will dine and drink at your table  read more

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(with video below) You are in need of a locksmith or plumber and find an ad for a technician advertising services for “only $25 read more

This might look as if it is taken from a mafia movie, but it happens around the world on a regular basis. Watch the video here to see the Black Money scam exposed. read more

How the scam works:
You are walking to a subway station or pass by a parking site. You see a sign. “Watch for your wallet. Pick pocketing in the ar read more

Looking for whole house water filtration systems? Watch out for these fake products. Beware of the Water Purification Systems or Home Water Filtration System scam. read more

How the scam works:
This scam proves to be incredibly lucrative fast. Scammers will go door to door selling so-called counterfeit pens to businesses, read more

Watch out for the Surprise Gift Basket Delivery scam, exposed here with a video. read more

Do you know how to tell real gold from fake? Watch the video here and beware of the Fake Jewelry For Sale scam, whether that's gold, silver, or platinum. Learn how to test gold! read more

How the scam works:
(with video below) You might not be the handyman kind of person, so you might find a needed appliance repairman through a flyer read more

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