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If you don't know what the coronavirus symptoms are, watch the video in this article and read about the newest scam going around, the Coronavirus Mask. read more

The death of Kobe Bryant shocked a whole world. In just a matter of time, cybercrooks also took advantage of the tragic event by creating a new scam: a promised video claiming to be from dash cam inside the helicopter right before the crash. read more

There is an email going around these days informing recipients about a Toyota lottery notification winning: a brand new car plus $2,000,000US. Great prize, right? Here is how the scam works - beware! read more

If you are a YouTube user, watch out for the variety of scams going around today. The latest one is the Spam Complaint Email. Watch the video in this article to see how the scam works. read more

The most popular niche in the online shopping business is by far the clothing. However, the success of running such businesses created the opportunity for scammers to operate easy and effective. read more

Trust is hard to come by on the internet, and it’s no wonder why. For every single honest retail site, there are a few more that are out to skim cash from the accounts of unsuspecting customers. Here is how to stand out: read more

It is December, so you will probably see a big Facebook or Instagram campaign promoting a secret Christmas gift exchange soon. You should watch this video to see how the scam works before it hits you. read more

The Internet can be a really dangerous place. With the rapid growth of information technologies, most students aren’t aware of the necessary safety precautions. Here are 9 tips to consider: read more

We live in a world that has many different drawbacks that change our lives forever. Many people fall for various con artists and scammers, the most common of which operate through the inheritance scams that made thousands lose their money. read more

Cannabidiol, or "CBD" for short, is one of the two main cannabinoids found in cannabis and hemp plants. It recent popularity brought many new vendors to the CBD Oil market. However, perform your research wisely before spending any money or consuming. read more

The Sugar Daddy industry is real, and is full of scams. Thousands of girls are searching online, daily, for men to pay their bills and for sugar daddy websites free for sugar babies. Here are five scams you need to know. read more is an online dating website that has over 7 million users per month. However, scammers also joined the game, preying on people who have - or used to have - an account on How does the scam work? Read here: read more

Beware of the Free Health Screening Scam, going around these days. It could be happening in your city as you are reading this. It targets people over 30 and is also known as the Free Blood Pressure Check or the Free Skin Cancer Screening Scam. read more

Hurricane Dorian hit the Bahamas, leaving 43 people dead, and is heading to the US. However, beware of a new scam going around today. Meanwhile, Florida, Georgia, South Carolina, North Carolina, and Virginia all declared a state of emergency. read more

Scammed on Facebook Marketplace? Buying or selling stuff on the platform? Looking to report someone? Here is what you need to know, plus a series of Fb Marketplace scams. read more

If calling in the experts is already necessary to resolve the fly infestation, be wary of scams related to pest control. There are a few types of fraud in this niche. Let's take a look at them and also at how to control fly problems in the summer. read more

Looking for the best universities for online degrees? Beware! There are many predatory businesses and “universities” online that cannot be classified as anything other than scams and rackets. Here are five ways to discover who are they: read more

Last year was a bad one for cybersecurity, and this one does not seem to get any better. There were tons of breaches which caused billions of dollars in damages. Here is a list of the most common scams in 2019, in general terms. read more

Here are three red flags that give away an online scam: upfront payments, get-rick-quick schemes and pop-ups asking you to download software of any kind. Read this article for more in-depth information and educate yourself. read more

Beware of the 'Puppies for adoption near me' ads all over the Internet. Whether you want to buy a dog or any other pet, be careful of unscrupulous people claiming to be selling you cute animals. Here is how the shocking scam works: read more

Here are four reasons why millennials represent some of the easiest targets to scam. Whether it's you or your children, educate yourself before taking any major decision on social media. Here is must-read: read more

There is an email going around this week claiming to be from Spotify and spreading a scam that comes in a couple of variations: Unable to Bill You and Update Your Information. Here is how they work: read more

Wondering how to stop receiving junk mail? You are not alone, but be careful about the newest scam this week: the Stop Spam Mail invitation, making victims amongst those looking to find out how to stop getting credit card offers in the mail. read more

Supermarkets call them 'marketing strategies'. We call them deceptive practices. The latest one going around is the Grocery Store Voucher Scam, aka the $500 Giveaway Scheme, but let's take a look at Top 6 scams you could fall for in a supermarket. read more

You may have heard of the Weight Loss Coffee concept, also known as Skinny Coffee. If you haven't, let's take a look and pay attention, so you don't fall victim to one of the unscrupulous scams out there. Here it is: read more

Identity theft happens when your personal information such as your name, social security number, or credit card number are used without your permission. This means opening new accounts, renting or buying properties, filing fake tax returns, etc. read more

There is an email going around informing recipients about a BMW lottery notification winning: a brand new car and $500,000US. Here is how the scam works - beware! read more

There are plethora of Instagram scams out there, but this one that caught by surprise many users this week. Beware of the Instagram Copyright Infringement Scam. How does it work? Let's take a look. read more

Visiting a psychic should be an experience you can look forward to, and one that you find helpful, and insightful. Unfortunately, that is not always the case. Here is how to know if you are seeing a fake one. read more

Most of the business people are focusing on online marketing in order to move towards the target audience. The customers are always important for business people so if you are looking to get them then make sure to follow the right strategy. read more

There is an extortion message going around these days threatening recipients with the release of personal information recorded by hackers on their computers. Have you received an email sent from your own email address, with your name as the sender? read more

Beware of the Facebook Fortune Program, exposed with a video in this article. This fake program is empowering people to make money from the comfort of their home. read more

If you are about to purchase high-end jewelry pay attention to details, whether it's about diamonds or other stones. Here is a little guide on how to do it. read more

Did you receive a Facebook friend request from someone who's already on your list? Or did any of your buddies tell you that you just sent them another friend request and you may want to check your account? Here is how the hoax works. read more

With the advent of social media and the explosion of sports betting’s popularity across the United States in the wake of recent legalization, fraudulent handicappers (known amongst sports bettors as scamdicappers) have proliferated on social media. read more

Whether your children play Fortnite or you're an user yourself, this is how your credit card gets compromised. Tag a parent whose kids are addicted to this game and warn them about these 7 scams, from V-Bucks generators to how to get free currency. read more

Online casinos can be a lot of fun, but only when they are reputable and safe. The last thing you want is to be caught out by a scam casino and lose all of your money. If you are going to be playing in online casinos, you need to know this: read more

Medical Alarm Systems Reviews - do you trust them? If you consider buying one of those medical alarm devices that are very popular nowadays, beware of the Medical Alert Buttons Scam aka the Emergency Alert System Fraud. read more

Beware of the Walmart Email Gift Card scam, aka the Walmart eGift Card trick or Walmart Gift Card Online rip-off. Did you just receive a message with a gift card worth $100, $500 or $1,000? Here is how it works: read more

Prince Harry got married on Saturday to Meghan Markle at the Windsor Castle, in UK. Unfortunately, the Royal Wedding came with a big scam online, via the Shared Article feature. read more

Did an Instagram user just contact you about a lottery? Read this article to learn not only how the scam works, but how to identify very easy if the profile of the person you're chatting with on Instagram is fake or not. read more

Two scammers located in Cleveland, Ohio make a fortune these days by victimizing people worldwide with the Puppy For Sale Scam. Here is how the scam works. You might be the next victim, regardless of where you live. read more

Mother's Day - it's time of the year again! Here are 7 Mother's Day scams to be aware of these days, as well as a Top 5 Mother's Day Gift Ideas - if you're still looking for inspiration. read more

You get an email from Netflix. The real Netflix. It says your account is on hold - it's an authentic notice, too. You are asked to update your credit card on Netflix's financial page. The real one, as well. Where is the scam? Here it is: read more

Is Facebook closing your account? Similar to the Facebook Copyright Protection or the Facebook Privacy Notice, the No Swearing Campaign on the biggest social media platform is just a hoax. Here is how it works. read more

How do you get on Property Brothers buying and selling platform? If you are a fan of the TV series and want to get your house featured on Jonathan and Drew Scott's show, don't fall for this scam. read more

Toys R Us just announced the 182 stores that will be closing down (see list here), laying off more than 4,500 people. It was a perfect moment for scammers to jump on the bandwagon and create this evil, unscrupulous scheme. read more

It only takes one compromised Facebook account for scammers to use and attract in their trap hundreds of passwords and login credentials. Be very careful about this latest scam spreading like an epidemic on social media. How does it work? read more

What is the best anti-aging cream on the market or the best eye cream for wrinkles? Here's a shocking truth about skin care scams, from the best skin care products reviews to celebrity endorsements. read more

"There is only one scam about this", say organizers of Sex Island Experience, a 4-day/3-night shocking travel escape promising 30 clients to have sex with 60 girls, drug-friendly environment and unlimited alcohol. It proved to be the whole thing. read more

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