Welcome to HotScams.com - Discover, Detect and Avoid Internet Scams

Keep up to date on the popular and pervasive attacks and scams.

Report Any Scams!

HotScams.com is an international anti-scam website for reporting, sharing and dissemination of scam info.

US: Report internet crime to US gov (FBI): IC3
US: Report consumer-related complaints: FTC reporting page.

UK: ConsumerDirect
UK: Office of Fair Trading (OFT)
UK: Report at Action Fraud (supported by NFA and Attorney General’s Office)
UK: Report to UK Police

Australia: ScamWatch
Australia: WA Scamnet

Don’t get fooled by online shopping scams and 3rd party Apps!

Watch this video from CNN.com below!

Submit a Scam Report for our Readers!

Please use our Contact Form for all submissions.

Submit new reports using the link above. If it is approved, your posts will get published on the front page. We will publish a separate report by itself if necessary.

Popular Scams

These are popular scams that you need to be aware of.

Latest Scam News

Weekly Scams Update!

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

North Texas Crime Commission

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

419 Scams: Japanese Targeted

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Do you have the look?

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

You Can Do Internet Business

You may have heard it said, many times, that there is money to be made on the Internet. Indeed, there are millions of men and women who are making good money using the internet business route. Yet, you also know that there are a lot of frauds o

Maid Gets Made

Kimberly is a businesswoman for a large corporation she deals with some of the companys most important clients. She handles very lucrative contracts and is responsible for sensitive information. The companys ability to keep up with and exceed its com

Should you use Background Checks?

Background check is a very important and essential element of making yourself comfortable with people you might be looking forward to having a relationship with as an employee, business partnership or even personal. A background check can be diverse

Warning: Incoming! Amazon Phishing Scam

Warning: Incoming! Amazon Phishing Scam

Man Lost US$10,000 in Scam

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Madoff Scam Claims Life

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Equal Rights In The Workplace

Discrimination in the workplace takes many forms. It can be related to either race, age, gender, religion or sexual orientation. This was previously driven by moral or ethical grounds and public relations. In the past, many people who don't fall int

An Overview Of The Business Monitor International

A leading publisher in both print and online of trade specialist information, Business Monitor International (BMI) was established in 1984 with a global perspective. Its service is updated not just quarterly, monthly or weekly but even daily. They co

Beware of Investment Spam

Since the year 2004, there has been a sharp increase in the amount of investment spam we are receiving in our inbox. I personally receive up to 10 emails per day containing offers or lures to invest in various scams. It is estimated that millions of

British National Lottery

We received this submission:Subject: find out lottery scam Question/Comment: I would appreciate if you can tell me about a winning prize received from british national lottery, but first I need to open an account with 500 pounds in habib bank and

Report on Impulse Marketing

We received this warning today. A check was done and there were other sites reporting as well: Subject: telemarket scamQuestion: I was scammed by this company and wanted to warn others. Please post so others are not fraud victims. Thank you.

What Should We Do About Spam?

I receive over 50 emails per day. Usually, close to 45 of them are spam. For the uninitiated, unsolicited marketing emails are considered spam. The amount of junk email being sent has spiraled out of control. Some people receive over 100 unsolici

Why Organic Search Engine Optimization?

What is organic search engine optimization? Well, basically organic search engine optimization deals with on and off page alterations that you put in place on your webpage so that they search engine will pick up your webpage before they pick up some

Google Cash Scam

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Have a Scam Report?

Please use our Contact Form for all submissions. By submitting a scam report, you agree to the possibility that we may post the report on the site. You may also provide feedback on any individual post with our User Comments.

Submit a Report

Visit https://www.consumer.ftc.gov/scam-alerts for information on the latest scams.

LegitOrScam.org provides reviews of iGaming sites.

BonusPromoCode offers real reviews of online deals.

Visit RedeemBonusCode.co.uk for legit UK online promo codes.

HotScams.com is maintained by NoLimitMedia.com and is hosted at Prime-UK.com