Archive for March, 2013

Malicious Links In Social Media Scam

Thursday, March 28th, 2013

Social media is truly a fantastic way to share funny videos, pictures, memes, enjoyable songs and more. But be careful. What may seem like fun can potentially cause you serious problems down the line. Social media scammers frequently use catchy headlines to trick you into clicking on, and sharing, apps and links. [...]

The White Van Speaker Scam

Wednesday, March 13th, 2013

The white van speaker scam is quite simple in its execution and has been around for a a few years now. Basically, a salesman is hired to peddle poorly-made, faux-name brand speakers from a van or truck. The speaker equipment is not only cheap and shoddy, but typically unable to [...]

Pyramid Schemes: Don’t Get Caught Up

Friday, March 8th, 2013

There are many companies out there that promote the chance for you to strike it rich, or even just make a bit of extra money. In the classic scenario, participants in the pyramid scheme, try to make money solely by recruiting new members into their program. These schemes make promises of incredibly [...]