Life Support Scam

Friday, April 9th, 2010

Nobody likes getting a phone call in middle of the night.  A phone call to tell you that significant other has been in a horrible accident in some far away place can be terrifying.  Just one problem.  You cannot always believe it.  As horrible as that may sound, a recent scam involving such a story [...]

Social Media Impersonation Scam

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

This scam is an interesting one as it may involve the Social Media accounts of your friends.  Not necessarily your friends themselves, but someone who has hacked into their account.  You may also encounter somebody who wants to become your friend and sell you something.  Here are the details:
Hacked Account:
This scam is rather straightforward and [...]