Social Networking and Scamming

After reading our website, many of you may start to think that it is no longer safe to use the internet for sharing things, esp. your photos, names and contact information. Your name, photos, and contact infomration, may be used against you in scams. The scammer is...

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...

China Tea Scams

As an irregular expatriate to China, I am quite alarmed to find out there is in fact a "tea scam". There is no fake tea, but sub-standard tea. This is the thing about China these days. You will get what you want in most cases, but depending who you a

Choosing Your Web Host

It certainly isn't easy trying to choose the correct and best web hosting plan to best suit your needs. Even though there are so many web-hosting companies out there to choose from, some thought and careful consideration should be implemented. Two th

Back to the Future

Now that all my articles are “back to the future” (from 1969 – 2008), we can continue to update our website soon. When we search the web and read our site submissions, we thought that the scam industry is not going to shrink any time sooner. In fact,...

Adding New Scam Header

We will be adding a new header, where applicable, to our new scam publishes to indicate the type of scam. This is because there are always people asking if a “mail” is a scam even after we publish them in the specific scam category. One example is shown in...

Fame Index rises for Paris Hilton

Slow publish lately probably because we are tracking this. We have already predicted in our earlier blog about the increase in fame after Paris Hilton goes into 45-days jail sentence. Whether or not she planned for it, this is going to make her famous....

Terrorism: Does it Achieve Anything?

It can be argued that there are two separate ways of using terror as a weapon; one is to maintain the status quo and the other is to change something, usually in terms of a political and/or economic regime. The question is, does the use of terror ac

Smooth Talking Fizzy Drink Scammer

Smooth talking scam artist by the name of Anthony Miller was caught by the police last year, and a GPS tether was attached to his ankle. A few days ago, the police lost track of him after he cut off the tether, and a warning message was issued to ...

Different Kinds of Internet Scams

Because of the popularity of the internet, scammers have been very clever in using it to easily lure money from many prospect victims. Learn the different kinds of online scams in order to be aware of how they do it and avoid being a victim of any of these scams....

Canadian Reporter on Puppy Scams

Canadian Reporter on Puppy Scams

Canadian Lady Scammed

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Salvation Army Cheated in Fake Check Scam

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Cyber Monday Scam

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

Holiday Scams get a Beating

HotScam.com search and reports the hottest scam, news, videos and reports on the internet - lottery scam, inheritance scam, pet scam, lover scam, phishing scam, commercial scam, job scam and more scams

The Online Bussiness Scam

This may come as a shock to some people but not every online business opportunity is going to be legitimate. There was a lot of fraud going on in the world before the internet was ever heard of and the ability to take money from trusting souls all ov

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

Identity Theft Report

You're just an average person, with small savings and a regular wage. You couldn't be a target of identity theft could you? Who would want to steal your identity? The fact is millions of people each year are falling victim to the crime of identity t

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

Teeth Whitening Scam

We received a warning: "IF you order a free sample (and you pay the shipping), these sites will start billing your credit card for nonexistent purchases!"

Organ Transplant Scams

Issues with organ transplant in China, Pakistan and India

Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater? Five Signs to Help You Know

Once a Cheater, Always a Cheater? Five Signs to Help You Know

An Introduction To Ebay Motors

Even those who don't use the internet have heard of ebay by now; and anyone interested in cars or vehicles of any kind should by now have heard of ebay motors. Just as Ebay made the weekly search of newspaper classified ads and free listings magazine

Is this a Scam: Global International Sweepstakes

Is this a Scam: Global International Sweepstakes

HotScams is Recruiting!

We received this note:Subject: Needs Job in CostaCoffee Question/Comment: Hi,  My friend has gone through your advertisement in which you are recruiting some personals for costacoffee. My question is what type of jobs you are providing in IND

It’s All About The Money, Isn’t It

Advertising is a competitive field; there is no question about it. Having been in this industry for over twenty years, I have seen many changes: some good, some bad but the core basics of the business remain constant. What used to take weeks to accom

Hustler: WIFI Scam

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How To Use Search Engines for Accurate Results

The search engines aren't trying to frustrate you, just trying to reduce the prominence of spam. Their answer to this is to lend an unnaturally high prominence to what they call "authority sites". But that means you won't see sites that may have the

The Importance of Blog Design

Blogs have increased popularity over this past months. Many people have started to create their personal blogs to express their thoughts and feelings. Internet companies have also started their blogs to inform consumers on the latest product news a

Modelling Scams

This one sounds like one of those magazine model scam, where a photography agency will take your pictures for a fee (not 'free') so that they can submit your profile and pictures for selection. We are not about to agree or disagree with any o

How to Spot Counterfeit U.S. Bills Using Eyes/Hands

Counterfeiting is once again on the rise with the lightning speed advancement of computer technology and worldwide access. A popular forgery method is digital printing using computer scanners and high-resolution printers. Professional money-printin

An Abundance Mindset Creates Wealth

One of the biggest misconceptions in the world is that we live in a world of lack. You hear it all the time. There isn't enough money, there isn't enough oil, there isn't enough natural resources, there isn't enough land. On the contrary, there is

Fake Till Scam

The 2 guys in the video demonstrates how easy it is to replicate the same fake Till scam that happened years ago in London. The "conman" setup a fake Till (Point of Sales machine) at the counter, and started to collect cash and credit card payment. O