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Visitors to HotScams.com

We managed to get a screenshot of the visitors to our site here at hotscams.com over the past one month. Though we are considered a smaller site as compared to some of the anti-scam giants out there, we are quite please with the geographical coverage and reach....

HotScams is Back!!!

Sorry guys, I was sent to China for the past months and it has been a hectic time at work. Anyway, it’s time to get back working on this site now. Are there any scams in China? Ofcourse, there are scams everywhere, so China(though a great country) is not spared...

White Paper Cash Transaction

Using White Paper as Cash

Heaven and Hell

As we know, most mainstream religions would tell us that we go to heaven if we do good deeds, sacrifice ourselves for good purpose, etc. On the other hand, those who continue to sin in their life is destined for eternal torture in hell. When it comes to scam, scammers...

Anti-Scam Slides

Not quite fun and interesting but nonetheless a fine summary of what we promote here...

Website Seduction – Love At First Sight

Think of the people who visit your site as blind dates. When you open the door, your blind date usually knows whether they are attracted to you within the first minute. How do they know? Easy. By how you look, what you say, and how you treat them. If

Former US Marines charged with multiple scams

former US marines charged for scamming

Michael Izaghi of Ghana has a secret offer

Michael Izaghi.scam,scams,hot scams,419 scams

Disappearing Companies

Have you ever wondered why some people prefers to stick to well-known brands or companies? It may be due to the quality of the products, price, services, or even the people. This is especially true when we are dealing with products that require "a

Canada: Safeway Grocery Store employee saves a grandmother from distress 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

Yahoo! introduces sign-in seals

Yahoo! has introduced a new seal technology using personalized sign-in seals.Once a User signs-up to use this protection, he will be able to see his seal whenever he is signing into Yahoo! The purpose is help the User identify that the website he is

Spam vs Permission Based Email Marketing

I was talking to a client recently about why he should add a newsletter opt-in form on his website so that he can capture email addresses.He said "but Sam I don't like spam".In hindsight I probably should have worded that a little bit differen

Effective Credit Control for Your Business

Running a business on credit is one of the most professional things you can do, whilst also becoming one of the most risky. As soon as you offer credit to your customers you are opening yourself up for severely late payment, or worse still, no payme

A Review of the Warm Spirit Income Opportunity

A Review of the Warm Spirit Income Opportunity

Scams in a Booming Economy

The world economy is currently bullish, stocks market is booming, and luxury products are getting more attention and buyers. Scams are not restricted to just those famous online 419-type of fraud. There might be investment scams that will target on those who are...

The Lucrative Scamming Business

The updates on our site has been slower recently due to change in web hosting service. Recently, it appears that there has been an increased in scamming activities worldwide, and many has lost quite a large sum of their lifetime savings or hard-earned money in scams....

Paris Hilton Goes to Jail

Omg! Paris Hilton was sent to jail for driving without a valid license! —What has this got 2 do with Hot Scams!? —Exactly, it has nothing to do with hot scams, which is why it is published in this section. She has a good track records of self-made events...

Phone Swindling Scam

Phone Swindling Scam

Unborn Used To Steal Truck

Austin is a thirty five year old tow truck driver in a midsize city. His job brings him in contact with all kinds of people. He enjoys his work. It provides a good living for his family and he gets the chance to help people. Calls for his service can

Who is the real winner in a lottery scam?

We have always told people that all the lottery winnings on email are scams. But have you ever wondered the people who are playing these “online lottery” or “emailed lottery programmes” for real, and would in fact, win real lottery money for...

The World Wide Web For Absolute Beginners

The World Wide Web is not as overwhelming as it sounds. Simply put, it is an effective way of exchanging information much the same way as the global telephone network. Just like a spider web, the web links together a collection of electronic document

The Lure Of The Get-Rich-Quick Scheme

Who does wish they could find a way to get rich quick with little to no investment risk? If you were to stand before a roomful of people and ask them this question, and then ask them to answer by raising their hands, would it surprise you to see the

The Diamond Trade in 2007: How Much Blood Remains?

In March, 2007, I traveled to Turkey, where I attended the Istanbul Jewelry Show. There I met a diamond dealer, the president of a large firm with a large booth. He was the brother of a personal friend and had been in the diamond industry for many ye

Grant Donation Scam

Grant Donation Scam

Dr Phil getting real mad at a scammer

If you have not watch this, check out how Dr Phil deals with a scammer his way. Click play to watch.

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
Online Lottery

Online Lottery

Typically, we do not recommend playing any online lottos, but we actually are making an exception in one case, and that is playing the lottos at Ladbrokes and we’ll tell you why. First of all, Ladbrokes is a well-established UK institution with a long history of...

Reply to letter on fake check

letters about fake check scam

Archived News – Spammer Jailed for 1.6mill GBP Scam

More than a year ago, an internet spammer called Peter Francis-Macrae (aka Weaselboy) was sentenced to 6 years imprisonment for offering domain names which he does not own. He had used spams to trick victims into paying him to register for new Eur

Maid Gets Made

Kimberly is a businesswoman for a large corporation she deals with some of the companys most important clients. She handles very lucrative contracts and is responsible for sensitive information. The companys ability to keep up with and exceed its com

Wake Up Democrats (Part 2)

Let's continue with more Democratic "hopefuls" for the 2008 Presidential election. None have announced that they will seek election, but don't be surprised if they do.U.S. Senator Evan Bayh of Indiana: He is the Son of former U.S. Senator Birch Bay

Encouraging Ethical Behavior

Most authorities agree that there is room for improvement in business ethics. One of the most problematic questions raised in relation to business ethics is whether or not businesses can become more ethical in the real world. The majority opinion on

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

Making Money Online Can Be Easy

While selling products and advertising are very legitimate methods for creating an income with the internet, most people dont even consider a much more effective method for making money on the internet, which is by selling their own services.Now s

Peace is Not Paved With Violence

In a recent article, Dr. Amaal V.E. Tokars writes, "When the United States declared war on Iraq in 2003 Nelson Mandela declared that the invasion should be "condemned in the strongest terms." The voices of such statesmen from around the world were n

Tatyana’s Love Letter

tatyana love letter scam

Job Scam: Executive Rising Services Pay-for-Job 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

Video Voyeurism and Surveillance Laws in the Workplace

Are you thinking about installing Hidden or Surveillance Cameras in your place of business? Many employers consider video and other surveillance key to keeping an honest and productive workplace. It keeps employees on the straight and narrow - no f

Take the McAfee Anti-Scam Challenge!

(Migrated from News to Blog) We are delighted to find a “Scam Recognition test” at McAfee Advisor. It is a great tool to test if you are easily fooled by phishing site, also your anti-scam knowledge. One of the important skill used is to check the URL,...

Is this a scam?

If you ever found our site while checking if you just received a scam, then the answer is “Yes”. What else do you think you can find at HotScams.com? Perfect, well-proven, get-rich-quick schemes, or that million dollar from some dead people are real and...

Support for HotScams.com

No no no, we are not asking for donations. It takes quite some effort to publish articles, reports and answering to some interesting questions. So we would appreciate if you can help spread the words about our site, or even comment on some of the scams reported by any...

Complaint on Pandora-DIY – Updated

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

UK OFT: Forward Scam Mails to help with investigations

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

Phishing site claiming $1.3 B has been recovered from a Madoff Hideout

Although its a lot of money, only a handful of people (investors) are likely to be affected by this phishing scam. What might happen next are 419 scammers who might make use of similar tactics to lure commoners with stories that "they have found

Phishing Scam: BancorpSouth

Phishing Scam: BancorpSouth

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

Warning: Do not buy Apple IPAD from unknown source with high search ranking

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

Is this a Scam: The Real Mouse

Is this a Scam: The Real Mouse

The Humanitarian Enterprise

One of our readers asked our opinion about “The Humanitarian Enterprise”, whether it is a scam. We are not saying that it is a scam, but that is what we were asked. Since the email did not provide any links, we assumed that it is referring to the...

Cross-Site Scripting Scam on eBay

ebay cross-site scripting scam

Social Networks – Computer Virus Playground

Social networks are websites like Facebook and Bebo which have become incredibly popular with kids, teens and adults all over the world They give you a great way of catching up with old friends or eve

Old News Bad Links

Quite a number of links in our older news or articles might be outdated. In future, we will post more information and summary of the case as a record on our site. While we try not to infringe copyright on other people’s news, our intent is solely for the purpose...

Site Updates…

Due to some other commitments, we are slowing down our postings for another week due to other works/commitments. We still have quite a number of backlogs of scam mails, but they are generally the same (esp. advanced fee scam). To date, we have probably listed...

Abandoned Infant Scams Store Clerk In Robbery

Susan was a mother of 2 who worked in a convenience store to make ends meet. She did not mind the work, except when she had to go to the restroom at night. She had to use the same restroom as the customers, which was detached from the main store. Mos

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...

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,...

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....

Using The Internet To Find Your Niche

The Internet is a wonderful place where users can find a great deal of information. However, many are not aware that the Internet is also where some savvy entrepreneurs can find lucrative business opportunities. Internet niche marketing is just one e

Yellow Pages vs. Craigslist vs. Web Directories

Phone books are no longer resorted to when one urgently needs information. Sure, there was the time when my husband left the toilet paper roll on the floor, directly below the waiting empty roll, for the 74th time in a row. But for its actual aim of

Debt Cure – Kevin Trudeau is a miracle man

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

Fake Identity Scam Warning!

Fake Identity Scam Warning

3 Tips To Avoid 99% of Spyware & Adware

Spyware and Adware issues are now extremely common amongst Internet users. CNN recently reported that over 90% of all Internet users worldwide have some form of spyware / adware on their PC's right now.Therefore, it is absolutely crucial that you t

Interesting Ferrari Replica

Watch the video about this guy who turn his passion into reality by recreating one of the most expensive cars on earth... into a miniature that Works like a real one. It isn't too difficult, and we only need to find someone small enough to drive that

Warning about trading at ebasisbay.com

We received a report about a scam concerning http://www.ebasisbay.com ———Visitor wrote: U can check this URL –> http://www.ebasisbay.com/ListingDetails.asp?lid=7835 ]]> I’ve order one laptop from them. And they stop communicate wif...

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

Meeclones Scripts – Issues have been resolved!

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

Is this a Scam: We Received a Check by Pepsi and ABC

Is this a Scam: We Received a Check by Pepsi and ABC

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

Attraction Marketing Delivers Pre Qualified Web Site Traffic

If you are one of the majority of people who lack focus in your business then get yourself a network marketing mentor.You need to develop a long term mindset in network marketing.On paper, it looks most appealing and it's the one mesmerizing aspe

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

Four Common Mistakes Made Using Web Templates (revised)

There are templates available for web sites, web page headers and banners, navigation buttons, order buttons, and more.Templates save time and money, and they can greatly improve the look of a web site. However, the improper use of templates can

The Impact of MNEs

The United States is the home -country for the largest amounts of foreign licensing and direct investment. Therefore, its policies understandably arouse some of the major trade unions of such outward moments. One of these critics is organized labor,

I love getting “Thrown”

I love getting "Thrown"
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