How To Stay Safe Online

A full list of tech scams and tips on how to stay safe online, as criminals use various software, viruses and online auctions to get your money. It’s all about data protection, online security, and other tips for staying safe online. This is an educational category with over 60 articles.

As there are constant data breaches, hijacking and all kinds of Internet fraud, rest assured that the materials below will help you with the best prevention measures on how to protect yourself.

List of Over 500 Tips on How to Stay Safe Online:

Enjoy the category below with over 60 articles, featuring 500+ tips on how to stay safe online. Feel free to educate yourself and share with others.


August 12, 2020

Black Friday Scams

Black Friday deals fraud alert! Beware of many Black Friday scams happening this year if you're looking for the best offers and promotions.
August 12, 2020

Child Pornography Notice

Child Pornography Notice Scam: How It Works This Child Pornography scam has two variations: as a text message on […]
August 12, 2020

Computer is Locked

Your Computer Has Been Locked aka the Locked out of Computer Scam: How It Works Your Computer Has Been […]
August 12, 2020

URL Shortener Scam

URL Shortener Scam: How It Works While there are no shortages of work-at-home websites online, all promising an endless array […]
August 12, 2020

Coupon Sale Scams

Examples of Coupon Fraud Criminals make a habit of selling fake coupons or vouchers for different products on Craigslist, Oodle, […]
August 12, 2020

Download Manuals or Keys

How the scam works: You own a piece of electronics, a car, or some sort of machine – and one […]
August 12, 2020

E-mail Address Removal

How the scam works: If you receive an e-mail with a message similar to the one below, claiming to be from […]
August 12, 2020

Escrow Service

How the scam works: This is similar to the Online Purchase Arbitrator Scam in the Auto category and is very […]
August 12, 2020

Item Pick-Up

Posting a laptop for sale on eBay, Craigslist, or Kijiji, you sell it to the highest bidder. You two get […]
August 12, 2020


How the scam works: MMORPG stands for Massively Multiplayer Online Role-Playing Game. It is a great site where you can […]
August 12, 2020

MMORPG New Player

How the scam works: The scam comes from experienced players targeting new ones, due to the greed of continuously improving their […]
August 12, 2020

MoneyPak Payments Scam

  Top 6 MoneyPak Card Scams: How They Work A MoneyPak card is sold in stores, reloadable, and used to […]
August 12, 2020

Oceanographer/Marine Engineer Client

How the scam works: If you are selling or buying items on Craigslist or Kijiji, you might be approached by a […]
August 12, 2020

Online Casino Scams

Online Casinos: How The Scams Work Are you a gambler? There are many reputable online casinos out there, but […]
August 12, 2020

Fix Online Reputation Management Companies

Fix Online Reputation Scam: How It Works Online reputation is critical these days, especially if you have your name […]
August 12, 2020

SEO & Website Promotion Scam

How Criminals Trick You When They Promise To Do Your SEO Let's say you have a website, a blog, app, […]
August 12, 2020

3 New Scams You Could Fall For While Having Skype Calls

Three Skype Scams You Need To Avoid Today (with video below) If you use Skype on a regular basis, […]
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