Archive for September, 2013

Paying Advanced Fees For Guaranteed Loan or Credit Card Scam

Tuesday, September 24th, 2013

Ever thought about applying for a pre-approved loan or a credit card that oddly enough asked for an up-front fee? If you have then it’s important to ask yourself why any bank in its right mind would do that. If you think about it though, you will soon realize that this is nothing but [...]

Street Scams: The “Hey You Broke My Glasses!” Edition

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013

If you’ve ever lived in NYC there is a strong chance that you’ve come across this old time scam. It used to be quite prevalent, and today you can still find con artists using it on unsuspecting victims. The scam itself is simple. A random stranger will bump into you. Often times they might be [...]

Online Coupon Scams: Deals Too Good To Be True!

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

We want to preface this by saying that it is possible to find great deals on the internet with the use of coupons. However, many times coupon offers are simply too good to be true and people can get easily scammed in the process. Say for example, you come across an online offer for a [...]