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The Best Support A New Internet Marketer Can Receive

When any internet marketer first starts out, it can be frustrating to try to make it on one's own. Without others to coach a new marketer and encourage him or her to continue to grow their business, a simple bump in the road can seem an impassable ro

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

Warning: Incoming! Amazon Phishing Scam

Warning: Incoming! Amazon Phishing Scam

Hot Scams: Door-To-Door Scams

Hot Scams: Door-To-Door Scams

How Much Of Life Is A Scam?

Sometimes when I look in the mirror, I think I'm the "am" in my own "scam". Permanent makeup, cosmetic dentistry, colored hair - I call it the Walter Cronkite Syndrome. Men have character lines; women have wrinkles. Men age; women get old. I think Go

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...

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

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,...

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

Safety While Shopping Online

Because online retailers do not have to maintain a store and pay rents, and only need to maintain a skeleton staff to run, they are able to offer lower prices. Another very good reason to consider online shopping is that the shop is always open; ther

Building Marketing Network Today Faces Scrutiny

Several multilevel marketing opportunities exist today that can help those without a job help make ends meet, but they be overlooked due to past experiences with a network marketing plan or by news reports about the number of people ripped off by mul

The Next Heartbeat for America and Iraq

Each of us lives from heartbeat to heartbeat; no less so, each nation. The world watches the heart-stopper struggles against terrorists; to name a few: Mafia - Sicilian, American, Jewish, or Russian gangs; Hezbollah - Lebanese umbrella organization

Computer Utilities Created For Cyber Law

Many computer users strive to keep their hard drives clean of unwanted files and photographs that are unsuitable for young people. With the computer utilities created to meet Cyber Law enforcement, people are now able to manage their file systems in

The Good and The Bad

We had a short break and will resume the updates on our site very soon. Nevertheless, I don’t think anyone who is new to the various scams would ever be scammed if similar ones come along with different storyline. For example, 419 scams, fake checks, lottery...

SOS!! I need help!!

One of our readers dropped us a note: —-Quote—- ]]> Subject: pepsi company prize notification 2007 “I think I have been scammed IM WORRIED about identity theft I RECEIVED email saying i won 500,000 british pounds and i emailed some of my personal...

Illegal $30m United Nations Contract

Illegal $30m United Nations Contract

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...

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...

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...

Why you must not reply to scammers

Unless you are an experienced scambaiter, simply do not reply to any scammers’ unsolicited mails. Who knows, even a cheap 419 scam mail may turn out to be a hacking attempt to steal your personal data. All the scammers need to do is attach some...

Easy Scams on Ebay You Should Know About!

Easy Scams on Ebay You Should Know About!

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...

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....

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...

Canadian Reporter on Puppy Scams

Canadian Reporter on Puppy 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

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

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

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

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

Organ Transplant Scams

Issues with organ transplant in China, Pakistan and India

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!"

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

Hustler: WIFI Scam

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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

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

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

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

Should Mega Churches Run Their Business Like A Corporation?

Recently my son, who is a minister with a master in divinity from the South Western Baptist Theological Seminary, in Dallas, Texas was fired from his job. He had put years of service into the biggest First Southern Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas as

Your Keys to Earning Residual Income

Many successful online web master sellers bad mouth business opportunity systems, other than theirs, when promoting their own money making programs. This is a successful tactic, they have found, to use. They do it directly or indirectly and it has pr

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

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

Work At Home Program Precautions

Those looking to work at home are among the people that are most likely to get scammed for a lot of money. This seems contrary to thought, as many prospective home entrepreneurs have little money to invest. However, it is this fact that actually driv

Healthy Lifestyles For Darfur more Likely after Steven Spielberg Shames China

Healthy lifestyles are not even on the horizon for millions around the earth, and nowhere is this situation worse than in Darur, Sudan, Africa. And now the world has witnessed a rare shaming of a nation as Steven Spielberg has just inflicted on Chi

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

Don’t Become A Victim of Identity Theft!

"You've just won a fabulous vacation or prize package! Now, if you'll kindly give me your credit card information and social security number for verification purposes, you will receive this awesome gift!" Now why would they need my credit card or so

An In Depth Look At e-Book Compilers

Ebook compilers are a vital part of creating the final and marketable product when you write an e-book. Thus, understanding their role, how they work, and even how to pick out the right one for you is essential to creating the e-book that you set out

The New Iraq: Genocide of the Gentle

Of all the physical damage that has been done to Iraq, the greatest damage has been done to the culture itself. Iraq has lost much of her cultural capital. Cultural capital as evidenced in the arts, education, healthcare, science, social justice, e

Recently Scammed by a Russian Girl

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101 Online Survival Guide Part 1

Tonight after work, while you are lazily surfing the internet from the comfort of your favorite chair, whisky in hand, pondering over how technology has made your life oh so simple, a cunning new criminal on the other side of the information highway

High Yield Investment Program Scams

As you read the next email in your box about how the widow of the former leader of Mubai needs your help getting her deceased hubby's millions out of the corrupt grasp of that nation's banks, rest assured, internet crime has already moved well past t

Five Product Development Strategies For Recession Profits

Recession What on earth are you talking about

Identity Theft: Ways To Protect Yourself

The actual number of people that become victims of identity theft has climbed dramatically. This is because thieves are find newer and more advanced ways to get your personal information. For example, you may have made a purchase online and now you h

Sometimes Getting Rich Schemes just get too much

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A Review of the Warm Spirit Income Opportunity

A Review of the Warm Spirit Income Opportunity

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

The War Is Knock, Knock, Knockin’ At Your Door

The chaos of the global jihad has come to the streets of Western Europe. European cities that have stood for centuries have been rocked by wide spread violence. The children of immigrants who came to Europe post World War II as part of guest worker

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

Is this a Scam: Leo Quinn ebooks

Is this a Scam: Leo Quinn ebooks

getprofits.biz: Never Pay to Sign-up for Online Job Offers

getprofits.biz - Never Pay to Sign-up for Online Job Offers

Buying votes?

As we know, paying for votes in presidential election is illegal. How about getting paid to promote an article or stories? We won't sell that, but this is what this website is doing for submitters at Digg.com.Community rating and recommendation has b

Publish Your Own Ebook

Why on earth would anyone want to do that? There are only 3 possible reasons: 1) Money 2) Fame/Fortune 3) Self Fulfilment In my case, I publish ebooks for money - the number 1 motivation behind all ebooks on the internet today. But do you even know

Moving Scams

moving house scams

Legitimate Online Work From Home Business Ideas

There's a huge wave of new online business enthusiast emerging in the past few months. This is even more evident with the current outburst in global inflation. Nevertheless, many are lost in the search for legitimate online work from home ideas. In t

Are You Aware Of Adsense Click Fraud?

Many web site owners are getting their Google Adsense account terminated when they have done nothing wrong to deserve the punishment. Considering the money that they are getting from Adsense, they would certainly want to get back into it. Consideri

You Have 6 Minutes to Share This Or…

How often do you receive an email that insists that you MUST forward it ASAP before something happens to you? We received a lot, but we did not always spend the time to read it all. Nah, nothing would happen to you. I don’t believe in curses transmitting on...

Link Exchange with HotScams.com

We are currently accepting new link exchange with other blog sites. In order for us to include your website for consideration, it should have at least a Google pagerank of 2. Although pagerank is not really important to us, we find that this minimum requirement would...

News Archive: Scammed Woman Kills Husband

This news was dug out sometime in June 06 last year. A woman by the name of Mary Winkler killer her husband, after an argument over money lost in a 419 scam. Note this important paragraph here:"In some versions of the scam, con artists send their vi

Nigerian Dating Scam

Not all Nigerian men are bad, but there are enough bad apples to create the worldwide phenomenon called 419 scam, lottery scam and love scam. Check out the video.

Featured Reports and Updates

We will only be posting selected updates on the front page Featured category. These reports are mainly those that we think would benefit most people generally and to spread information quickly. Other scam mails, including lottery and 419 scams have been updated almost...