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How to protect your elderly folks from Scams

How to protect your elderly folks from Scams

Starting A Business While Dealing With Information Overload

It seems when first looking to start an Internet business everyone seems to deal with the same problem "Information overload." This is one of the reasons that people fail when trying to start an Internet business. When you start an Internet business,

I wouldn’t know until I do the work!

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Going Through The In Basket And Getting Rid Of The Junk

This problem has been around since the dawning of Adam and Eve. When the Lord punished them for eating from the Tree of Knowledge, He wisely left out the punishment called Getting Rid Of The Junk. They had to figure out how to get rid of the trash.

Learn How To Clean Spyware Today

If you want to be 99.9% safe when using the Internet, and clean off spyware from your computer, you need to use an antispyware software product. Essentially, this will obliterate all the spyware problems that you might have. Many users think that usi

Obama Fallacy Will Open Gates of Hell in The Middle East

Hamas is waiting, and hoping, for an Obama victory in November. During the Doha Debates (BBC, May 27, 2008), leading Hamas spokesman Mahmoud Al Zahar categorically implied that the only way out of the current impasse in the Gaza strip would be a neut

Poker Scam

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Decency Wins Over Cultural Decay

I will admit I was getting a little worried about the recently nixed Fox interview with O.J. Simpson as well as Judith Regan's decision to publish his book. The short lived media frenzy regarding the O.J. Simpson book, If I Did It, as well as Judit

Is this a scam: Work from Home for Savidy Associates

A visitor received a job offer from "Savidy Associates". "I have received an email and offer of a part time job from Savidy Associates, a Cyprus based company, completing forms etc, this is from their email:-"We are Savidy Associates a Cyprus based c

Some Tips For Preventing Identity Theft

These days it is becoming increasingly common to see people suffering from identity theft. It has become a huge business for thieves and con artists all over the world. If it has never happened to you, trust me you don't want it to. These people who

Steering Clear From Supply Scams

In tune with inflation and the emergence of new technologies, there is not only a rise of vendors and suppliers offering almost every little thing that a person may need or want but you can also see a parallel growth of scams and swindles that two ou

Warnings about Travel Scam

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The Ultimate Wealth Package Scam

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Canada: Nigerian Scammer Busted

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eBay Scammer Scams $47,000

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Canadian Sweepstakes Scam Revealed!

Canadian Sweepstakes scam is the name given to a type of scam that is widely acknowledged as the most successful of scams ever. It is estimated that victims who have fallen to Canadian sweepstakes fraud have been cheated of more than US$5 billion. Fr

Greeting Card Scams Comes with Free Trojans

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Is this a Scam: Global International Sweepstakes

Is this a Scam: Global International Sweepstakes

Lottery Scam: Exxon Mobil

We seemed to be getting lesser lottery scam mails these days. There are also fewer news of people getting scammed by it. But here is a short one where the scammer is trying to make some money to start the new year.

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