Internet Scams Exposed

SCAM WATCH: Internet & SMS Scams - Phishing - Email Fraud

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What To Do If You Have Been Scammed

Have you lost money due to a scam?

Email: mbhutten@gmail.com with a description of how the scam worked (i.e., what happened exactly), and we will try to (a) locate the scam artist(s), (b) work with law enforcement to expedite prosecution, and (c) help you get some - or all - of your money back.

3.1.12

Scams News for 1/3/12

News5 new results for internet scams
 
'Spam capital' India arrests six Nigerian nationals
BBC News
Police in India say they have arrested six foreign nationals suspected of defrauding hundreds of people using text message and email scams. Scam victims were duped after being told they had won a lottery. Authorities seized 14 laptops, seven memory ...
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BBC News
Little Rock property fraudulently posted on rental website
Today's THV
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (KTHV) -- Scammers are constantly scouring the internet, looking for their next victim. One Little Rock family avoided a potential scam involving their home on a rental website. It's something happening far more often than you may...
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Today's THV
Realtors warn homeowners to beware of mortgage modification scams
San Jose Mercury News
Scammers identify potential victims by reviewing foreclosure notices in newspapers, the Internetand public files. Ads that scam artists place online, on television and in newspapers claiming to "stop foreclosure now" and offering "money-back ...
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Purdy Police have busy two months
Cassville Democrat
By Melonie Roberts In the two months since Purdy aldermen last met in regular session, Purdy Police Chief Jackie Lowe has received a rash of reports concerning Internet scams, mail fraud and financial abuse of a senior citizen. ...
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Phone scam warning
Lurgan Today
Police are advising residents to adhere to the following advice: Never give personal details including banking details to anyone either in the street, on the doorstep, over the telephone or on the internetas these details can be used to steal your ...
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Web1 new result for internet scams
 
Internet scams - TexasBowhunter.com Community Discussion Forums
Internet scams Around the Campfire. ... TexasBowhunter.com Community Discussion Forums > Topics > Around the Campfire · Reload this Page Internet scams ...
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News2 new results for SMS scams
Scareware Distributors Start Targeting Smartphone Users, Experts Warn
PCWorld
"But in this case we talk about SMS Trojans with fake AV rudiments. ... will appear as well, especially as such scams continue to have a high success rate. ...
Android Users Hit by Fake Antivirus Scams
ITProPortal
Fake antivirus scams, sometimes known as 'scareware' which were prevalent for ... But in this case we talk about SMS Trojans with fake AV rudiments," ...

Web1 new result for SMS scams
grabyourrewards.com Complaints, Reviews - SMS scam
Consumer complaints and reviews about grabyourrewards.com. SMS scam. Online Scams.
www.complaintsboard.com/.../grabyourrewardscom-c578808...

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