Email Scams: Always There

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

For a long time, we have told you all about varying types of email scams whether they be the one we are all familiar with, the Nigerian 419 Scam, or the not so familiar FBI Scam.  In response to a few questions about email scams, we will dissect how they really work, and how to [...]

Nigerian Scams

Monday, April 19th, 2010

The need to write on Nigerian scams after all these years tells you how trusting we are.  It should also tell you that we should always be on the lookout for suspicious emails. Now on to the scam.
Nigerian Scams will usually follow a script.  Most of them, if not the overwhelming majority of them, will [...]

Banking Scams

Thursday, April 8th, 2010

We have all been there before.  We check our email, and staring out at us is an email from our bank stating that we should go to their website immediately.  Once at the website, we are asked for our information.  Sometimes they ask for your social security number, other times your account information.  Either way, [...]