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1.The Top 10 Certified Online Businesses for 2007 by Karen Ann Wilson
GET-RICH-QUICK SCAMS REVEALED …And The Good News for 2007 Online Business Read this special article before you consider joining or paying for a "Get-Rich-Quick" program From the desk of Karen Wilson, Senior Reviewer Top 10 Business Bureau ...
[Added: 07 Jan 2007   Hits: 1071   Words: 1071]

2.Rich Quick Scams ... Don't Fall For It! by Jeffrey Chia
Any network marketer is aware that scams do exist, but newbies who are alienated to the Internet searching for a legitimate way to make income online often, feel frustrated. Ideally, if you are looking for a home-based business should not quit your present job ...
[Added: 26 Dec 2006   Hits: 927   Words: 564]

3.Paid Surveys - Too Good to Believe Scams? by Mr Anonymous
Getting started in the business of cash paid survey is easy and exciting. A paid survey is a variety of online statistical survey where the participant receives rewards via an incentive program. A paid survey is a form of market research. Paid Survey ...
[Added: 12 Nov 2006   Hits: 856   Words: 526]

4.How Do I Know Which Programs Are Scams? by David Vagner
Although it is virtually impossible to tell if a HYIP is a scam until the moment when they stop paying, there are several steps that you can take in order to minimize the chance of being scammed. For instance, you can do a Due Diligence (DD) check on ...
[Added: 31 Aug 2006   Hits: 999   Words: 445]

5.Identity Theft: Phishing in Dangerous Water by Daryl Campbell
Have you received one yet? You know. The email directing you to visit a familiar website where for some odd reason you're being asked to update your personal information? The website asks you to verify your ...
[Added: 14 Aug 2006   Hits: 1065   Words: 501]

6.Identity Theft: The G.I. Blues by Daryl Campbell
Tom Nelson retired from the military almost twenty years ago. In that time, Nelson has spent many years living and working overseas. "If my VA ID is fraudulently used by someone in the States, one: it ...
[Added: 25 Jul 2006   Hits: 1058   Words: 434]

7.3 Tips to Avoiding Online Scams by Allan Ingledue
It is amazing how susceptible people are to get-rich-quick scams and how good they seem at first. Every year thousands risk and lose money they can't afford to lose, while seeking that "next big thing." There has never been a get-rich-quick scam that didn't appear ...
[Added: 16 Jul 2006   Hits: 913   Words: 511]

8.Identity Theft: It Won't Happen To Me by Daryl Campbell
It the all time classic line and identity thieves love to hear it. "I got bad credit, I'm not worried" "It happened to a friend of a friend" "I've got other priorities now" "All it takes is guarding your Social Security ...
[Added: 21 May 2006   Hits: 1092   Words: 408]

9.The Jury Duty Scam by DL Consultants, LLC
Most of us take summonses for jury duty seriously, but enough people skip out on their civic duty that a new ominous scam has surfaced in the last several years. This new "jury duty" scam is the latest in a series of identity theft "phishing ...
[Added: 21 Apr 2006   Hits: 1058   Words: 537]

10.Get the Drop on Drop Shipping Scams by Paul Mroczka
If you are an Internet retailer, a storefront retailer who also has a website, a mail order retailer or a catalogue company, you may find the concept of drop shipping attractive. After all, drop shipping eliminates the ...
[Added: 04 Apr 2006   Hits: 1154   Words: 748]

11.5 Ways to stop scam moving companies this season by Alfred Moya
Listed below are the five most important things you can do to protect yourself from the growing threat of becoming victim to a moving company scam. The moving industry was deregulated in the early 90's ...
[Added: 31 Mar 2006   Hits: 1128   Words: 988]

12.Five (5) Home Based Business SCAMS You Should Avoid At All Costs! by Ben Bardot
Have You ever come across these headline adverts promising you riches for doing virtually for doing nothing? We know it's not true, yet we get caught out AGAIN and AGAIN and AGAIN! Whatever, you get caught in avoid these FIVE home based business ...
[Added: 15 Mar 2006   Hits: 1045   Words: 795]

13.Beware of Web Sites Bearing "Free Gifts" by Chris Malta
One of my best friends, someone that I've known since I was a teenager (which seems like a long time ago!), had a great collection of T-Shirts with some of the funniest slogans on them that I've ever seen. One of my favorites was his T-Shirt that ...
[Added: 03 Jan 2006   Hits: 925   Words: 799]

14.There's No Such Thing as a Free Ringtone! by Emily Sims
There is nothing worse than being duped. Not only do you feel like an idiot, you are left to pay for an item or service you don't want. The latest scam is the ringtone subscription service. Companies advertising free ringtone downloads, targeted at teenagers, have caught many users in expensive ...
[Added: 28 Dec 2005   Hits: 3042   Words: 474]

15.Abduction Prevention Tips by Mike Rad
Your best protection against child abduction and avoiding the need for an Amber Alert is to have a smart and informed kid that will know how to avoid dangers. There will be times when ...
[Added: 09 Dec 2005   Hits: 829   Words: 542]

16.I'm new to Ebay, What Scams Are Out There? by Vickie Scanlon
I have been looking at the possibility of doing some Ebay trading. And, since I have been on the Internet for a while, I decided that I should see what Ebay scams, if any, was floating about. Why? It is always good to be aware of ...
[Added: 24 Oct 2005   Hits: 991   Words: 570]

17.Reprint Rights Scams And Shams by Willie Crawford
The Internet marketing landscape is littered with the profitless websites of those buying worthless reprint rights packages! They buy these rights, put up a website, and scratch their heads in bewilderment when the sales don't come rolling in. Yes, you can make a lot of money with reprint rights. ...
[Added: 08 Sep 2005   Hits: 888   Words: 1113]

18.Internet Scams 105 -- The Most Vicious Scam of All by Janette Blackwell
Not all e-mail scams are vicious. Some are kind of old-shoe, and a person would feel fond of them, except they are still cheating people out of their life savings. I recently got this classic: “I am George Mudashiru, a close friend and personal assistance to Abba Sani ...
[Added: 12 Jul 2005   Hits: 1055   Words: 874]

19.Internet Scams 103 -- Stealing Your Credit Information by Janette Blackwell
Because my business takes me all over the Internet, I have the dubious honor of being on three e-mail sucker lists at one e-mail address and one more at another address. Which is good, because all three at the ...
[Added: 12 Jul 2005   Hits: 686   Words: 694]

20.Internet Scams 102 -- Hijackings and Spyware by Janette Blackwell
My friend Janice is afraid to go on the Internet because of the terrible things that might happen to her. She views a simple trip to get e-mail the way she views going alone, late at night, to a dangerous part of town. ...
[Added: 12 Jul 2005   Hits: 631   Words: 825]

21.Internet Scams 101 -- Attacking You Through Your E-mail by Janette Blackwell
The Internet is filled with scams, and eventually they wind up in your e-mail box. The ingenuity of these people is astonishing. Their goal is usually to get you to click on an e-mail attachment, so they ...
[Added: 12 Jul 2005   Hits: 665   Words: 807]

22.Phishing by Ashish Jain
Recently I have received email from my bank/credit Card Company, eBay & pay pal saying that my account has possibly been compromised and I need to confirm my details and password in order to get continued access. Spam email now has a new and more frightening variant, it's called ...
[Added: 24 Jun 2005   Hits: 662   Words: 625]