My Name and Pictures are used by the Scammers!

We received this: Subject: delete my profile Question/Comment: Good day! I saw my profile on different scam sites and I do not know how my photos can appear there…I A NOT A SCAMMER!!!Somebody use my photos and not just photos and my friends think that I am a...

The Great Firewall of China

Just when I thought that we could be back on track for site updates, we soon found out that the next virtual barrier that we need to solve is the Great Firewall of China.  It was about a week before Beijing Olympics 2008, when our trusted VPN connection (working since...

The Dos And Don’ts Of Using Office Furniture

When it comes to the use of office furniture there are several etiquette rules that should be observed and these rules will differ from office to office. What is acceptable in one place will be your downfall in another. Suss out the rules of your new

Where The ‘Bleep’ Did My Identity Go?

I am a die-hard Mac user. Have been for over twenty years and it only gets better. The PC certainly has its place but for creative projects well... the Mac is superior and the good news is is that Mac's do not get viruses. My partner is a die-hard

Malaysian Money Scam

Someone wrote:Subject: Malaysian money scam Question/Comment: I have rec'd numerous e-mails by one or more persons (I have copies of all e-mails) that have claimed to have an overseas account opened in my name in which have been deposited illegal fu

419 Scam: Paul William and his 1.5million crap

This scammer: 1) Email address from Yahoo Hong Kong 2) +44 UK phone number 3) +66 Thailand Phone number But he could be at a Fourth location. Even the IP address could not tell because he could be using a proxy server. Paul Williams Wed, Feb 10, 2010 at 8:11 AM...

Caught with pants down!

Yesterday, it was a cool evening and I was out shopping for some computer stuffs when my wife called me up on my cellphone. Well, I didn’t really hear the ringing sound as I was in a crowded mall shopping frantically for a Mini-SD card for my new PDA phone. Some...

Things You Should Know About Spyware

Most people who have spyware on their computers and laptops do not even realize it. The spyware lurks in the background doing it deeds within the shadows of their computer's hard drives. Sadly, most are unaware of what spyware can do, the types of d

The Pornographic Nature Of Spam

One of the most common types of emails to be sent as spam includes those that have a pornographic and sexual nature to them. These emails are usually sent to thousands of people each day, including teens and children. Some of the pornographic email

419 Scam: ATM INTERNATIONAL CREDIT SETTLEMENT

All names and story about funds and ATM card etc are fake. DR HARRISON NWAKEMBE Thu, Feb 18, 2010 at 12:21 AM Reply-To: atmpayment_card29@yahoo.com.hk ATM INTERNATIONAL CREDIT SETTLEMENT OFFICE OF THE DIRECTOR OF OPERATION OFFICE OF THE PRESIDENCY ATTENTION HONORABLE...

Fake HEINEKEN Award Scam

Return-path: [heineken.lotteryprogramme506@aliceadsl.fr]Delivery-date: Sun, 19 Nov 2006 09:16:03 -0700Received: from [213.36.80.105] (helo=mail.libertysurf.net)Received: from aliceadsl.fr (192.168.10.57) by mail.libertysurf.net (7.1.026)  &

Avoiding Internet Investment Scams

US SEC has a complete article on how to avoid getting scammed on the internet, esp. via emails, forums, and investment letters, etc. In short, the protection is to practice "due diligence" and check out reliable sources for verification. What is "due

Latest Hot Scams

We have included a new page (Latest Hot Scams) with the list of scams that are making its current round on the internet. However, specific 419 scams are not detailed but covered in the daily articles section which we are trying our best to keep up. The “Hot...

Is GDI a serious domains?

Cecilla wrote: Hi, I am writing from Spain, I need to know about Global Domains International, Inc…. It’s GDI a serious domains?, can I work whit them?, thanks, cecilia. ——– We think that your question is vague, are you referring to the...

The Basics Of The Economy In Ghana

Ghana is located in West Africa and it is full of various natural resources. However they don't have the skills or the equipment to benefit from many of them so they are categorized as a very poor area. They rely on International assistance financial

Integrity on the Internet?

Integrity in business, especially on the internet, seems to be a quality that, unfortunately, is rarely found nowadays. The internet marketing world has become so glutted with hype, scams and empty promises that even the most trusting of us have beco

Internet Home Based Business Opportunity – Advantages of Your Own Business at Home

There are many companies that need experienced employees at an overwhelming rate every week. While many people are joining these corporations, there is also a very large number that is getting out of them. Millions of ordinary folks are discovering t

Fast Spells… huh?

Thanks for the leads submitted by one of our visitors, we found this interesting article about fastspells."Let's look at what they're charging for. They're charging you for them to cast spells on your behalf.The first thing that I looked at was, easi

Debit Card Phone Scam

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Holiday Scams get a Beating

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The New Consumption Patterns

Contemporary economic models present the typical consumer as deliberative and highly forward-looking, not subject to impulsive behavior. Shopping for a product or a service is seen as an information-gathering exercise in which the buyers look for the

Dealing with Emails

These are some general knowledge regarding treating email scams: Don't always assume that the email address is always from the originator. Some phishing emails are sent using fake addresses of known (large) companies or corporations.No legitimate si

How To Recognize And Prevent Pfishing Scams

Have you ever received e-mail messages that threaten to close your PayPal or Ebay account unless you send them information? It's a scam called "phishing." It is pronounced "fishing." It means what it says. Internet scam artists are fishing for in

Betrayed By Love Part Two

Finding the right person to share your life with is like searching the ocean floor until you find a clam that shelters a priceless pearl. It is so prefect that you take it to a jeweler and you place it in a beautiful ring setting so you can show it