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Beware Of Missed Calls It Could Be A Scam

You notice a missed call on your phone from an unfamiliar number and decide to find out who it was. What you don't realise is that your return call is being diverted to a premium service for which you'll be charged. This is just one of many phone s

Its not MY company

We keep getting emails from readers such as this one: "i got letter from shellpetroleum development co letter date wed, january 2010, in this letter i was a Winner of 2,800,000,00. Is it true letter from your company? "please take any action for this scam lottery . i...

Greeting Card Scams Comes with Free Trojans

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Identity Theft Report

You're just an average person, with small savings and a regular wage. You couldn't be a target of identity theft could you? Who would want to steal your identity? The fact is millions of people each year are falling victim to the crime of identity t

Identity Theft: What You Need To Know

More and more people are becoming victims of identity theft every day because they do not have the knowledge of what it is and how it happens. People who have been the victims of identity theft can have their credit ruined and in the long run have pr

Information Scammer

"I am XXXXXXXX, from Indonesia. Recently I have received email from guy, with name Rocco... Received this from a visitor and her comments are somewhere in our posts. By the way, the names used by scammers are often not their real name. Do not assu...

Is Survey Spot a Scam

If you haven't heard already, Surveyspot is a very popular survey site that pays cash for your answers. That's what devoted Surveyspot members say -- Surveyspot is a great survey site with cash, prizes, and the opportunity to make money without leav

Hot Scams – Anti-Scam Guide

Anti-Scam Guide, revent Email Scams Involving Money and Cash Transfers, Prevent Scams posted on Classifieds, Auctions, Ebays, Craigslist, Prevent Romance Scams posted on Match.com, and all social networking websites, Prevent Job Scams, Mystery Shopper Scam, Anti-Phishing Guidelines,

The Only Two Ways To Make Money Online

For the thousands of people who turn to the Internet to make money, there are really only two ways to make money and one big choice. The two ways to make money are: with your own website and without your own website. It is big choice whether or not y

The Top Paid Surveys for Easy Cash Online

Paid surveys are an easy, flexible way to earn cash when you have some free time. Paid surveys are an easy way to earn money and prizes from the comfort of your own computer. They can only take a few minutes of your time to fill out and you can have

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