I wish I could tell you that while we all struggle to make ends meet in this era of COVID-19, that there were no attempts to try to trick you into a fraudulent transaction. In fact, statistics show a sharp increase in scamming, as criminals become desperate to make their ends meet. Make sure that…Read more Fraud Season NEVER Stops…The Era of Corona-virus is NOT a Vacation for the Scammer
We are fast approaching an election, and I am absolutely tired of not having #RealNews reported. We all rely on news everyday, and the accuracy must be in check at all time, or a reporting source should be deemed as "gossip". In this case, my post was blocked by Facebook unscrupulously taking a side from…Read more Facebook Issues Cover-up of Photo Based on “USA Today” Fact Check
Beware of any emails that you get, whereby you are not either expecting the email or whereby the email presents itself with other threats . I am sharing an example: The presentation at first looks like a real email from Amazon. After further investigation, however, the email goes on to threaten cutting off your…Read more Beware of the Amazon Phishing Email
Tips for deleting and reporting unwarranted Facebook invitations I have had about twenty-six offers this year alone to become friends or "like" fictitious persons/entities who show up on Facebook Most of them fit the lewd category with vulgar offers including profanity and obscene material. Most of the time these offers are already removed by Facebook…Read more Reporting a Facebook Scam – Don’t Become a Target
There is right now a scam going on with a major energy drink company whereby a ring of alleged criminals who are attempting to bilk unaware persons looking to make extra money on the side with their vehicle amid this pandemic. The offer is in essence to pay you for having a major energy drink…Read more Major Scam: Energy Drink Company Decal Employment Opportunity
Fraud Alert: Vast - Beware I just love to enter giveaways, so every time I get a notification that I have won, I go "yippee"". But I go to the ends to make sure that there is a protocol in place before I resort to going to the requests of some bloggers/sweepstakes administrators. The rules…Read more Fraud Alert: Beware Vast.gg Has Been Hacked!
It's always scam season, the season that never goes away or quits! Now there is a phishing scheme with the name "Emmett Ryker Otis", a selected claim officer connected with Audi (car manufacturer). The scam IS verified by www.scamguard.com as being fictitious. You receive an email that looks like this: 1. FROM: EG1FW2L AMBW-1A8 <firstname.lastname@example.org> SUBJECT:…Read more Scam Alert: Phishing Emails About Winning an Audi
G I V E A W A Y E N D E D We love to buy gift cards for various reasons. They: Make great gift giving stuffers adding style and finesse Help assist businesses in the wrath of the COVID-19 crisis co-exist Can be bought on various discount programs, third party brokers, including holiday…Read more Treat Your Gift Cards Like Cash + Giveaway
There is always a chance that you could be the next victim of a crime that can really break your bank and/or put the brakes on good or fair living. If you are a victim the losses can be a few hundred or of several thousands of dollars. I unfortunately have really bad news on…Read more The Fraud Season NEVER Ends
Companies who possess machines that initiate robocalls and/or employ workers running robocall equipment...Be on warning!! There are very GOOD days ahead for the citizen, but a lot of framework to be done to put the robocallers out of business once and for all after the new the Pallone-Thune TRACED Act was passed late last year.…Read more Hefty Fines On The Way For The Robocaller!