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Popular Scams

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Bank of America Scam

This phishing scam has been around for ages, just like the famous Yahooooo Awards Scam.Subject: bank of america scam Question/Comment: I have a new email address for you. It's another way to get your user name and password, this time they are saying

How You Can Easily Create Web Headers

Are you wasting time making headers that don't look as good as they should? Here are some options to get quality, professional headers: 1. Use header templates. The header templates include a variety of professionally-designed, quality header g

Attraction Marketing Is Creating Bigtime Success

In order to understand Attraction Marketing, it would seem logical that one must first describe marketing. This could easily fill another article and there are literally hundreds of definitions in thousands of textbooks, articles and websites. Using

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...

Roman Aniques, Modern Europe – Sahara to Sweden

Roman antiques ruins of great gates and palaces and spas in Libya are being open to the outside world at last. The wars in the east seem to have finally convinced the leader of Libya to change hats, as we see. Black turban put away, white ten gallon

77 arrested for fake check scam

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Australia: Fake “Friends” Scam

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Paris Hilton may not serve full sentence

We were suspecting the whole issue is a "celebrity scam"!Quote:"It's possible that it could be 21 days, 23 days. It's a complicated formula that the state sets down. It's possible that she could do less time," Whitmore told The Associated Press."What could be a...

About the process…

Kumar wrote:]]>SIR I HAVE GOT E-MAIL WHICH ANNOUNCE MY E-MAIL ID BUT THEY DID NOT GIVE ANY PROCESS -----Hi there, I am not sure if you are complaining that the scammers failed to include the process to claim "the money". The easiest way to find out is to reply to...

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...

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

Scam Letters Claiming to be from FBI

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101 Online Survival Guide Part 1

Tonight after work, while you are lazily surfing the internet from the comfort of your favorite chair, whisky in hand, pondering over how technology has made your life oh so simple, a cunning new criminal on the other side of the information highway

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