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Spam vs Permission Based Email Marketing

I was talking to a client recently about why he should add a newsletter opt-in form on his website so that he can capture email addresses. He said "but Sam I don't like spam". In hindsight I probably should have worded that a little bit differen

One Car for Many Scams

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Another Iraq Scams

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Don’t Become A Victim of Identity Theft!

"You've just won a fabulous vacation or prize package! Now, if you'll kindly give me your credit card information and social security number for verification purposes, you will receive this awesome gift!" Now why would they need my credit card or so

Why People Hate Cell Phone Companies

When did cell phone companies get the idea that making things difficult for their customers was a good idea? Here are just a few examples of where they went wrong: * Having two year contracts, and extending them at every opportunity. If you have to

Getting sick of lottery scams?

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Did you receive a cheque recently?

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I Won a LOTTERY but I need YOUR money!

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Pay $450 to Collect $850,000

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Irreversible Damage by Fraudulent Classified Ads

When it comes to seeking a reliable source for something, most people will turn to classified ads. The reason being these are placed categorically and those who know what they are searching for don't have to scour around all ads to find what they are

The Day the Music Died – 911

Remember when the Berlin wall came down, and some of us had hoped for world peace? One by one, former Soviet Block countries became democracies and we all hoped for the best. The concept of democracy is difficult for anyone who has not lived in a fre

Ways Of Boosting Affiliate Commissions

Boosting affiliate commisions can be achieved by noting some essential points presented below. The ideal arena of affiliate marketing does not require of having your won website, dealing with clients, refunds, product or service development and m

Dangerous Partnership

This is a short and simple partnership offer, likely to be money laundering scam. Anything that is similar, please ignore. Good and real jobs don't land on your email without solicitation. ----- Forwarded Message ----From: CMIEC PLC <woo_yeng3@lib

Business Ethics: Five Things You Need to Know

You may think that business ethics pertains to OTHER people. You learned good ethics at your mother's knee. Well, what did she tell you about conflicts of interest? As a former Director, Ethics and Compliance for a $1.5B publicly traded organizati

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About FreeLotto.com

While we cannot be sure if any of these free online lottery or paid lottery agency are scams, we are pretty sure some of them are spam traps. That is to say, they will keep sending you emails after emails just to ask you to join em.Here are some popular mail headers...

Facebook: Win Free iPad Promotion

If you received any email saying that you have won an iPad from a "hotmail" account, it is a scam. --- We have recently partnered up with The apple company for a one-time promotional event today, we are giving away complimentary Apple iPads to...

From the Mujahadeen Comes a Man with a Mission

Al Qaeda in its present form did not yet exist. What did exist was a growing number of militant Arab groups angered by the forced displacement of the Palestinians, the violence against Muslims, and the growing interference in the Middle East by Weste

How Spam Filter False Positives Harm Your Business

Unless you live in a cave --and one without a computer at that-- you're very familiar with the huge time waster that sifting through mountains of email spam can be. And while spam is a huge annoyance for employees and end users everywhere, the real

How To Use eBay – A Website To Sell Things

Are you looking for a website to sell things? If the answer is in affirmative, then you are not alone. A huge number of people across the world are making money through online businesses. There are several online business options. One of them is sel

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