New Credit Card Authentication Methods

Due to the widespread of scams, several internet companies have started new ways of authenticating the identify of their customers. In the past, one of the usual method of verification is via automated or operator calls to verify the identity of a cu

Japanese Email Scam

Here is the full email address, for your enjoyment on Sunday. If anyone thinks this is real, let me know on the forum and we can bet what is their next step. They will want to have your bank account information. -----Original Message----- From:

Is Your Inbox Crammed With Spam?

I receive approximately 5,000 emails containing spam each and every day. Well, maybe not that many, but it sure seems close to that figure. Spam is spiraling out of control and shows no signs of stopping. The question is, where does spam come from, a

HOT SCAM!! Hitler is CONNED by Nigerian Scammer!!!!

Watch this, watch this!!! Hitler scammed by Nigerian and getting really pissed! We hope that you won't understand the language, because its the words that matters.

“Ebay” Phishing Encounter

One day, I came back home tired, turned on the PC, and started my Microsoft Outlook. And as usual, the strings of spams, news update, etc etc started filling up the inbox. Then I came across this email from "Ebay" which uses the same colour tone,

419 Scam: Fake Ecobank

This 419 scam uses fake Ecobank name. If you landed on this page... bingo, if you received something like below, it is a scam mail. All Caps, that is a rude, scammer. Woah, its $950k, I am going to pee in my pants... lol ----- AFTER THE OFFICIAL...

Proof That Cheap Doesn’t Always Pay

After leaving school, I was quite desperate to get myself into work and took this secretarial job as a fill in. Five years on and I'm still here. I'm still churning out letters from our antiquated printer that only works if you thump it six inches in

Making Affiliate Programs Pay

If you've ever wished you could be your own boss, starting your own Internet business can help make that dream a reality. Using public data free for the taking is a low-cost way to get started. It might seem complicated, but it's not - I can show y

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

Phone Swindling Scam

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How And Why You Should Optimize You Website

With an estimated 175 billion users online, and with 90 percent of those being search engine users, website marketing is more crucial to your business than ever before. The main goal is getting those visitors to your website and, once there, getting

Knife Fighting in the Streets of Briton

Some people think that the only solution to violent crime is to take guns off the streets. To appease potential voters politicians eagerly create new laws they say will prevent crime. Proof of how futile these efforts are can be seen in the United

University Accreditation and Diploma Mills

We have included a new category with information linked to the US Department Of Education. We have also provide a very convenient link for anybody who would like to check if their “university” is accreditated or were they scammed. So there would be no...

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...

Quick Scams Updates

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

Password Security

Just a few words before you proceed. As long as your password looks like this, is is probably fine:p@s51N0rDActually, it is simply the word "password", and replacing some letters with alphabets or numbers of your choice. No one will know how you "tra

Moscow: Rich Manager Arrested for $100million 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