Internet Scams Exposed

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

These emails and text messages are real examples of current scams. Learn to identify them. Please forward any scams you receive to Mark Hutten: They will be posted on this site without your email address.

What To Do If You Have Been Scammed

Have you lost money due to a scam?

Email: 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.


Amazon "refund scam":

You sent a payment of 55.00 GBP to Amazon ( 
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DescriptionUnit priceQtyAmount
Kodak Easyshare C1505 12 MP Digital Camera with 5x Digital Zoom55.00 GBP155.00 GBP
Subtotal55.00 GBP
Total55.00 GBP
Payment55.00 GBP
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If you haven't authorized this charge, open a dispute at: and get a full refund.

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