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Latest Scams

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There are four new scams that we want to warn you about this week, especially the first one, that may sound weird to you: Electronic Pickpocketing. Protect yourself from fraud by reading these four articles:

1. Electronic Pickpocketing: How Criminals Scan Your Wallet

This dangerous activity is back on the top complaint lists, making the purchase of RFID wallets like Mt Everest (men) or ITSLIFE (women) a must. See how the scam works HERE.

2. One-Ring Call Scam: How You Can Easily Fall For It

Did it ever happen to you to get a phone call but right before picking up it stops ringing? The One-Ring scam is back this week. Read how it works HERE.

3. Order Your Credit Report: Hidden Scam in The Fine Print

Was there a time in your life when you were wondering how to get your credit report? There are ads on the Internet promoting free credit reports, but when you decide to do it THIS is what happens.

4. Auto Insurance Sold On Whatsapp: Big Deals, Bigger Lies

Use Whatsapp much? A scam is circulating these days on the popular app promoting a cut-rate auto insurance policy. Well-known company names are involved. Read HERE.

Have a safe week!

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!
“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”
2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!

Latest Scams

Please click on the links seen below on the most recent scams from the past weeks. This information is brought to you by:

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

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It is wise for you to know these five new scams that we want to warn you about. They are very prevalent these days and might affect your financials if you don’t avoid them. Protect yourself from fraud by reading these five articles:

  1. New Criminal Activity: The Port Out Scam

A port out happens when your phone network carrier changes but your number remains the same. Scammers switch your provider! See how the scam works HERE.

  1. 8 Valentine’s Day Scams That You Need To Avoid Today

Whether you celebrate it or not, Valentine’s Day could get you into trouble this week and the next one. How? Your computer is at risk. Read HERE.

  1. The Power of a Good TV Show: Property Brothers Scam

Property Brothers is a great TV show on HGTV. They’re legitimately looking for random people to help by improving their houses and raising their value. Applications are taken these days from everywhere (you could apply too, for real), but beware of THIS scam.

  1. Fake Blackmail: Cheating Spouse Scam

What if you receive a letter in your mailbox, with your own name on it, accusing you of infidelities? Beware of this fake blackmail trick using Bitcoin to lure people in. We’re sure you’re not relating, but share this good read. HERE is how the scam works.

  1. How To Get Free Spotify Premium Membership

If you like music you probably know what Spotify is. However, be careful about this decoy in getting Spotify Premium membership for a great deal – free! Read HERE.

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”

2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!

Latest Scams

Please click on the links seen below on the most recent scams from the past weeks. This information is brought to you by:

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

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info@scam-detector.com

There are twelve new scams that we want to warn you about this week as they are making their rounds and are very easy to fall for. Protect yourself from financial fraud by reading these twelve articles:

  1. Here Is How You Give Criminals Access To Your Phone Without Knowing

This scam is going strong these days as it’s only using a phone and Caller ID spoofing to make victims fall hard for it. Read how it works and how to avoid HERE.

  1. Free Airline Tickets Scam

The tickets and the vouchers look so realistic that the scam is very hard to avoid. And it is using the regular mail, with official-looking documents. Read HERE.

  1. Teeth Whitening at Home Scam

Technology and medical treatments are advancing so fast nowadays that ‘miracle’ products really do a good job at saving the day. However, beware of this scam HERE.

  1. Admin Assistant Job Offer Scam

There are sure tough times to supplement one’s income these days. That is why this scam is extremely prevalent on all the employment platforms. Educate yourself HERE.

  1. Free Nursing Home Stay Scam

This scam is targeting all seniors, so make sure you warn your parents, friends or everyone else who is over 60. Diabolic. Read HERE.

  1. Credit Card Rates Are Going Up: A Scam On the Rise

This scam is hitting voicemails and phones across the globe and refer to your credit card interest rates, which are “subject to increase immediately”. Read how to avoid HERE.

  1. The Money Mule Scam

This scam is offering the impression of adding money to your fixed income, but is more dangerous because it could get you in law’s hands besides losing your money and identity. Read HERE.

  1. Post Mail Received During Holidays Scam

Some of us might still receive late mail from the holidays season, but be aware of this Post Office Storage Fee scam! Read how it works HERE.

  1. Fight Obesity in School Scam

As back-to-school time is a hectic one for parents even after the winter holidays, scammers hit back with with an old trick, using the ‘pay for school meals’ technology. Beware of this scam HERE.

  1. Free Laptop Promotion Scam

Be aware of a new scam going around this week using brands like VISA, Mastercard or AmEx to promise a tempting benefit. How does the scam work? Read HERE.

  1. One of the Most Clever Scams You’ll Ever See: The Interview Request

Here is a sneaky scam preying on people naivety when it comes to vanity and freebies. You receive an email or a voicemail from someone wanting to interview you for a popular publication or a TV station. Then this happens HERE.

  1. How to Become a Travel Agent From Home Scam

If you like to travel, would you get a travel certification in order to save 50% of your expenses every single when you book a trip? Of course you would. Beware of this scam HERE.

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”

2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!

Latest Scams

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Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

www.scam-detector.com

info@scam-detector.com

There are four new scams that are making their rounds in this beginning of 2018. Protect yourself from financial fraud by reading these articles:

  1. Credit Card Rates Are Going Up: A Scam On the Rise

This scam is hitting voicemails and phones across the globe and refer to your credit card interest rates, which are “subject to increase immediately”. Read how to avoid HERE.

  1. The Money Mule Scam

This scam is offering the impression of adding money to your fixed income, but is more dangerous because it could get you in law’s hands besides losing your money and identity. Read HERE.

  1. Post Mail Received During Holidays Scam

Some of us might still receive late mail from the holidays season, but be aware of this Post Office Storage Fee scam! Read how it works HERE.

  1. Fight Obesity in School Scam

 

As back-to-school time is a hectic one for parents even after the winter holidays, scammers hit back with with an old trick, using the ‘pay for school meals’ technology. Beware of this scam HERE.

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

 

 

 

 

Latest Scams

Please click on the links seen below on the most recent scams from the past week. This information is brought to you by:

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

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info@scam-detector.com

This past weekend has marked unfortunately the deadliest mass shooting in America’s history – the Las Vegas tragedy. As usual in times like this, criminals come out of the woods to victimize people even more.

 

There are seven scams, hoaxes, and fake new that perpetrated yesterday, after the shooting. There they are below, as well as a couple of other fraudulent practices that are making their rounds this week. Protect yourself by reading these 3 articles and share them on social media if you find them helpful:

 

7 Scams That Perpetrated After The Las Vegas Shooting

 

Some of these hoaxes have been exposed, others are still going strong. However, see how they all work HERE.

 

Brilliant Scam Using Phones And Tablets For Sale

 

If you are in searches for a new phone or tablet and found one in town for a good price, beware of this brilliant move that scammers pull with confidence – see HERE.

 

How You Can Get Fooled When A Facebook Friend Invites You On Skype

 

This is an interesting one, yet very dangerous. It could compromise your computer in an instant if you fall for it. See how to avoid being a victim HERE.

 

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

 

Have a safe week!

 

 

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

 

“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”

2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!

 

 

 

Latest Scams

There are four new scams which are making their rounds this week. Protect yourself from financial fraud and identity theft by reading these articles:

  1. Is Facebook Going To Start Charging?

You may be receiving a text these days from a legitimate friend on Facebook advising you on upcoming Messenger charges. However, see how the scam works HERE.

  1. Five (5) Scary WhatsApp Scams You Need To Be Aware Of

Whether is about a new feature update, a WhatsApp Gold version download, or even an incoming voicemail, beware of these dangerous WhatsApp scams – see HERE.

  1. Did You Get A Phone Call From A Google Specialist Offering To Get Your Business On Their First Page? Here Is The Scam

Do you own a business? Chances are, soon enough you will be receiving a phone call from a Google specialist offering to make your website climb to the first page of the search engine, very fast. How to avoid being a victim HERE.

  1. Are You A Gambler? If You Are Betting On Sports Be Aware Of The Arbitrage Scam

The gambling industry passes over $100 billion every year. If you bet on your favourite games, you may be falling for the Sports Arbitrage Betting Scam – see HERE.

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

Latest Scams

Here are five new scams that are going around this week. Please protect yourself from financial fraud:

  1. You Are Being Sued Scam

This scam continues to go strong as it started last year and makes victims even more, today. It is a phone call you may receive about a civil complaint that is being filed against you (article contains an audio file with scammer caught on tape).

  1. Home Improvement: Renovations Fraud

You may be looking at improving the aspect of your house occasionally, so make sure you don’t fall for these deceptive practices pulled by criminals in your neighbourghood.

  1. Electronic Travel Authorization Scam

Canada implemented recently a fee for the new travelers flying into the country. If you are planning to go there this year, be careful about this scam.

  1. Wells Fargo Account Lockdown Scam

Do you have an account with Wells Fargo? Beware of a new phone call or text message going around these days, very convincing.

  1. Realtor Racist Comments Scam

Do you know anyone who is a real estate professional? Let them know about the newest scam in their industry!

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

www.scam-detector.com

info@scam-detector.com

Latest Scams

Please click on the links seen below on the most recent scams from the past week. This information is brought to you by:

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

www.scam-detector.com

info@scam-detector.com

Hi Tony,

Here are five new scams that are going around this week. Please protect yourself from financial fraud:

  1. Juice Jacking Scam

How fast does your smartphone’s battery die? Chances are, there are times when you are left in the middle of the day without your mobile phone because of that. Crooks now found a sneaky way to victimize people through the Juice Jacking Scam.

  1. Wi-Fi Login Scam

Did it ever happen to you that while you wanted to access the Internet there were no Wi-Fi networks available? Plenty of times, right? Be aware of the Wi-Fi Login Scam!

  1. Speeding Ticket Scam

Be careful about this new speeding ticket scam that shows your actual car, real time and location, but speeding! Really dangerous.

  1. Passport Renewal Scam

There will be a time when you will have to renew your passport – what will you do first? Beware of these new tricky ways to get your money!

  1. Airport Package Scam

Let’s say that yesterday you just traveled through London. What if you get an email from the Heathrow Airport saying there is a package with your name on it left behind?

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”

2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!

Latest Scams

Please click on the links seen below on the most recent scams from the past week. This information is brought to you by:

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

www.scam-detector.com

info@scam-detector.com

Here are five scams that I want to let you know about this week so you can protect yourself from financial fraud. If you own a car you should pay extra attention to the first two scams below:

1. Oil Change Scam

Not everyone is mechanically inclined, so next time you are up for an oil change make sure you don’t fall for the extra charges. Watch the video in this article for a shocking car mechanic scam exposed.

2. Sticker For Traffic Ticket Scam

Wouldn’t it be nice to have a license plate sticker from the Government that allows you to void your next traffic fine? Watch out for this new scam!

3. Frequent Flyer Rewards Scam

Who wouldn’t like more points and rewards from loyalty programs such as Delta SkyMiles, Air Miles, Aeroplan, American AAdvantage, British Airways oneworld or Qantas? Beware of this new Frequent Flyer Points Scam.

4. Help Sheriff’s Office Scam

We all want to be good citizens and contribute to the well-being of our neighborhood, but don’t fall for the call from your local Sheriff’s office scam.

5. Lower Interest Rate Scam

This scam comes back every few months, which is a sign that is very effective for criminals. Don’t be one of the victims, educate yourself here.

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”

2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!

 

 

 

 

Latest Scams

Please click on the links seen below on the most recent scams from the past week. This information is brought to you by:

Selma HRYNCHUK

Customer Care | Scam Detector Inc.

www.scam-detector.com

info@scam-detector.com

Here are five new scams that are going around this week. Please protect yourself from financial fraud:

1. This Is How Scammers Hack Your Social Media Accounts

People always wonder: “How did the scammer hack into my account?” Well, here is how easy one can get into your Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest inboxes!

2. Cell Phone Bill Discount Scam

What if your cell phone network provider calls one day and says that there are huge extra long-distance charges on your bill?

3. Receipt From Apple Scam

If you are an Apple user this is one of the easiest scams to fall for. Beware!

4. Notice To Appear In Court Scam

Being called in court could be a very intimidating experience in itself. Scammers know this, too. Look out for an email or phone call going around this week.

5. Citizen Benefits Package Scam

Are you interested in improving your overall benefits, from health coverage and retirement to property taxes and eventual tuition fees? Watch out for this scam.

Keep your family and friends aware of these scams by sharing them on social media.

Have a safe week!

God Bless – Jesus Loves You!

“Instead of focusing on things which are seen, focus on the things which are not seen: for the things which are seen are for a time; but the things which are not seen are eternal”

2 Corinthians 9:15 – Thanks be to God for his indescribable gift!