Job Scam: Fake Blue Water Job Offer

It was brought to our attention (hey, we write like a 419ner) that some scammer is using the name of "Bluewater Rubber and Gasket" to solicit employees to help in "money transfers". The official company website has stated that this is a scam.

Scams and Recession

The frequency of Scams tend to rise during a recession, mainly because there is a growing new group of people who are short of money and dreaming of making quick bucks. There will be more online scams including the usual 419 scams, lottery and love scams. On the other...

How did you know a scammer posted a comment?

We deleted a comment at the MustUniversity.com thread. 1) He tries to post illogical comments to suggest that it is not a scam, with no evidence or concrete facts. 2) He tries to have a “chat” with another scammer in the same comment thread. We already...

Comments and Forum Posting Guidelines

These guidelines will be placed in this blog post for now. Forums has been closed off for now. What will be deleted: 1) Claim that XXXXXXXXXX company is a scam, with no further details, reports or reference. 2) All sorts of spams. 3) Sarcastic remarks saying that you...

Distress Scam: Warning! Hacked Yahoo Account Used to Scam Friends

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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

E-Greeting Card Scam

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Your DHL Courier Company

Your DHL Courier Company

A desperate scammer is sending an email with the title “YOUR DHL COURIER COMPANY”, saying that some board of director has approved a reward money of $2.5million for “your hardwork and support”. We are quite sure that no one owes you $2.5million, where even the rare...

Scammers on Craigslist

Ilan wrote:i   advertise  in  craigslist.org  there  are  always s. africans  that  are  trying  to  take  advantage  of  the  landlords.——We wouldn’t be surprise with that. They have been ]]> targeting people in pet and job scams in other boards...

Canadian Lady Scammed

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Using Ink Cartridges For Money Laundering

Police have been watching a flat in South East London for over a month after reports of suspicious activities. Without much to go on, investigations have been slow. The owners have been established as legitimate legal tenants, apparently running a sm

Fake Names

How many times must we educate people that names stated on scams are mostly fake names. An exception are names reported in the news that are real names, and we are not going to hide that. So if you find any names inside here belonging to anyone you know, they are not...

Find Rich

We have been thinking for quite some time and decided to take over the running of a new website at findrich.com, but over there we will post the opposite of what we deal here at hotscams.com. Unlike this site that deals with scams, findrich.com will be a commercial...

Lakeland: Big Bad Wolves (why?) arrested for scamming elderly folks

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Scammers “Citing” HotScams.com?

We received an email from uvic.ca saying that:“Phishing E-mail citing:“Thanks for “supporting” spammers, by hosting their images!!!!”http://www.hotscams.com/content_images/bankamerica.jpg The above image was used in phishing email. We...

Complains About DMOz

There are more than 50million sites in the world and only 4 million are in dmoz.org. There are some bad sites, but there are even more better sites that could have done well if they have been included in the directory. Ineffective DMOZWebmasters who

Scam Jobs?

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Concierge Imposters

Newsweek has an article about outsourced concieges serving in the mid-range hotels. These service personnel may serve as good or even better than a qualified concierge, but they are not a member of the professional association of concierges. Article

Lottery.Co.Uk

Return-path: [wno15@lycos.co.uk]Delivery-date: Sat, 13 Jan 2007 04:14:54 -0700Received: from [212.78.202.217] (helo=lmfilto03.st1.spray.net)Received: from lmfilto03.st1.spray.net (localhost [127.0.0.1])    id BA5E418D79E; Sat, 13 Jan 2

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Fake Check Scammer Busted by UPS Delivery Man

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Poker Scam

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You Can Do Internet Business

You may have heard it said, many times, that there is money to be made on the Internet. Indeed, there are millions of men and women who are making good money using the internet business route. Yet, you also know that there are a lot of frauds o

William Moris of NatWest Online Bank Offers 450k from Microsoft Promo

This no-brainer is a great start for the new year. A reader asked if this is a scam. "This is to inform you that the verification and validation of your claims and email identity was successful. You have been approved to claim the sum of £ 450,

The Basic Description of MLM or Network Marketing

MLM is known as multi-level marketing or network marketing. It is a scheme that is used to sell wholesale products or services through recruiting employees. Its really the method of selling the concept of the product or service and then having the p

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