Archive for October, 2013

Art Scams: Don’t Fall For Them

Tuesday, October 29th, 2013

It’s unfortunate, but in today’s world hardworking artists are increasingly being targeted in internet scams. A struggling artist wants nothing more than to be “discovered” too, which makes this scam all the more devastating once they realize they’ve been swindled. The scam itself is simple.You receive an email from an admiring collector and wealthy buyer [...]

Government Grant Scams: Watch Out For Them!

Sunday, October 13th, 2013

There’s a new type of fraudulent telephone fraud currently sweeping parts of the nation. The con is known as a Government Grant scam. The scam itself is quite simple. You receive a phone call from someone claiming to be associated with the US Government. They inform you that you have been awarded a substantial [...]