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Sun, 18 Apr 2010 00:00:00 -0400How well would you trust a stranger with your most vital information? This is the question that most people fail to ask themselves before taking the plunge and passing on their personal information on any website that request it. In the ideal world people could post their information and make online purchases without having to worry too much about online credit card fraud.
Wed, 17 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500E-mailing scamming might be the biggest online fraud of our time but that doesn't mean that there aren't people who fall for them. Instead of focusing on a specific scam I am giving you an overview of the best (or worst) so that that you can easily make an informed decision.
Thu, 11 Feb 2010 00:00:00 -0500Are you afraid of trying to make money online because you do not want to get scammed by some unreliable opportunity? It's true, many people get scammed out of valuable money and time when trying to earn online. There is only a 5 per cent success rate amongst new internet entrepreneurs odds that are not in your favor.
Thu, 21 Jan 2010 00:00:00 -0500The problem is that for newcomers, it is rather hard to tell the differences between real internet business opportunities and flimsy ones. In fact, on the surface there may not be any obvious differences. That is why it is imperative that you take time to research opportunities before jumping in.
Tue, 29 Dec 2009 00:00:00 -0500The numbers may seem grim for Web-based commerce. In 2004 in the Unites States alone, computer users logged in more than 207,000 Internet fraud reports to the U.S. Internet Crime Complaint Center. If you look hard at this number, you may be astounded, and a good bit frightened, by the implication. You may ask, "Is it really safe to buy and sell at an online site?"
Wed, 04 Mar 2009 00:00:00 -0500A recent flood of consumers concerned with debt and budgeting indicates a growing number of families are turning to the internet for help with their financial troubles, but online scams and fraud are hurting rather than helping many online consumers.
Mon, 19 Jan 2009 00:00:00 -0500Today more and more people use their computers for pretty much everything - from communicating with friends and family to online shopping, investing and banking. This all makes life a lot easier, yet at the same time we open ourselves up to hackers, crackers and various scams. Computers must be protected to avoid online security risks. This article shows how this can be done.
Fri, 14 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500If you are new to the Internet, you should know that a majority of Work at Home opportunities on the web are useless and some are outright scams that will take your money and give nothing back but broken promises. It is getting more and more difficult to spot the frauds. Here are some solid tips to help you know the difference.
Tue, 11 Nov 2008 00:00:00 -0500The Serious Fraud Office (SFO) which has jurisdiction over England, Wales and Northern Ireland but not over Scotland, the Isle of Man or the Channel Islands, is part of the criminal justice system which investigates and prosecutes complex fraud in addition to recovering illegally obtained assets.
Tue, 01 Jul 2008 00:00:00 -0400To express it generally, Internet Fraud is any fraud scheme that uses the one or more components of the Internet. Websites, chat rooms, emails, message boards and even instant messaging facilities are some of the many components of the Internet used to conduct Internet fraud these days. Unfortunately, due to the speed at which the internet and all of its increasing capabilities are expanding it is becoming increasingly difficult to keep up with the Internet scams out there.
Thu, 26 Jun 2008 00:00:00 -0400Scams appear to be ruling the roost in the Internet today. Scammers are having a jolly ride and have made the internet their hunting grounds. It appears that the internet is fast becoming the killing field of the innocents. If the offer sounds too good to be true, then it probably is. Don't get sucked in by the hype. You certainly don't want to be the victim of a scam.
Sat, 29 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400Maybe the reason you're interested in setting up a home business is because you've seen an ad that perked your interest or you were approached by a friend or colleague about a great home business money-making opportunity and those entrepreneurial juices started to flow.
Thu, 20 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0400You have to know that getting into a work at home scam can take away from thousands of dollars and waste several months of your time. By being aware and taking the proper precautions prior to joining any program, you can avoid getting into a home business scam.
Tue, 04 Mar 2008 00:00:00 -0500There are two types of online paid survey scams. The first method is the incentive offered will not be given after the work has been completed. The second method is getting money from the participants who access the online paid surveys. Read on to learn how to identify bogus online paid survey programs.
Wed, 20 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500Though there are many genuine agencies that involved in running paid to read email programs, the online world is also replete with unscrupulous elements that fake as real companies and cheat those seeking online jobs. This article helps us detect such fake agencies and stay away from them.
Fri, 15 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500Phishing (and yes, is spelt correctly) is the art of scammers sending out tens of millions of emails in the hope that some recipients accidentally fall victim for the scam. According to research about five people per million emails fall for them.
Thu, 07 Feb 2008 00:00:00 -0500What's a diploma mill? Explanation is right at your finger tips. Just check out the entry in Webster's Third New International Dictionary: "Diploma mill: An institution of higher education operating without supervision of a state or professional agency and granting diplomas which are either fraudulent or, because of the lack of proper standards, worthless..."
Mon, 21 Jan 2008 00:00:00 -0500As products and services appear on the Internet and there is proof that money can be made through these venues, copy cats, hackers, and scam artists are quick to create twin sites that will easily fool consumers and those looking for work at home opportunities. Bank information, personal information (SSN), and physical money are taken fraudulently creating victims of fraud, Internet scam and identity theft. Far too many people believe that this cannot happen to him or her, as this is just not the case.
Mon, 31 Dec 2007 00:00:00 -0500There are many scam and artist's of the scam out there on the world wide web. Beware of program jumpers. Promotion of to many programs in one year is a sign of the scammers. They hop from one program to the other making a quick buck where they can.
Thu, 29 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500We have all seen the ads like I've been scammed 37 times, Don't get scammed, Avoid being Scammed and How not to be scammed. It is good to see people attempting to do some fundamental research. You can see the phrases being searched for by checking the online search engines.
Thu, 29 Nov 2007 00:00:00 -0500Many people have grown weary after trying many Data Entry programs only to have lost their time and money. It is very easy to get scammed on the Internet now days. Whenever there are a lot of people that are making money, the old scammers will come to get their share.
Fri, 26 Oct 2007 00:00:00 -0400There are many programs offering work at home opportunities that will flat take your money and never look back. In researching programs, on the web , I have run into more than my share to be honest. It's sad, but if you find a niche in the market place that does allot of business it's like the movie The Field of Dreams.
Tue, 18 Sep 2007 00:00:00 -0400Why does a bank you've never heard of keeping sending you emails telling you that you need to update your account? Be aware, you are the target of a 'phisher.' If you haven't heard of this you have definitely come to the right place! Phishing (pronounced like 'fishing') is one of the most prevalent threats to your online security today.
Thu, 30 Aug 2007 00:00:00 -0400Finding and working a Successful Home Based Business on the Internet can be Very Fulfilling, However, Avoiding Scams on The internet These Days Can be A Challenge. Find Out What You Should Know Before Signing Up for any Work From Home opportunity.
Fri, 06 Jul 2007 00:00:00 -0400Scammers are everywhere. Most of the websites out that ask you for money in exchange for information, whether on affiliate marketing or anything else, are scams. And yet some people seem unclear on even what a scam is.