Archive for April, 2012

Scareware: Beware!

Monday, April 30th, 2012

Scareware is something that has become very popular on the Internet in recent years. Although it may have reached its height a few years ago, it is still out there and threatening PC users around the globe. Scareware is classified as any pop-ups that warn you that your computer system may be infected and that [...]

Trust Scam: Who CAN You Trust?

Thursday, April 19th, 2012

When you save up enough money and want to do something with it, you need to make sure that you are not taken for a ride by these Trust Scammers that are out there. Saving money is a monumental step in anyone’s life and when you are stuck trying to figure out what to do [...]

Social Media Phishing Scam: One Click Away From Hazard!

Thursday, April 12th, 2012

We all have some kind of social media website that we log into and check on a regular basis. Many of these sites have “walls” where you could post updates on your condition or links for your followers to see. Now, you could be very susceptible to social phishing. You just have to watch out [...]

Income Tax Scam: That Time Of Year!

Friday, April 6th, 2012

We all hate doing our taxes. It’s a mandatory chore we have to do every year around the same time. Somehow everyone scrambles to the nearest accountant or new system that is supposed to be easy. This is where the scammers rear their ugly heads and try to take advantage of your situation. April is [...]