In this section you will find numerous examples of online scams and advice to avoid ones.

Five Ways Scammers Can Hack Blockchains

Blockchain is becoming the main trend in the modern financial and IT industry. However, with the growing popularity of the technology, the number of hacker attacks and all kinds of fraud increase.

SIM Swap Scam: Tips to Avoid Becoming a Victim of Scammers

Linking various financial services to a phone number is certainly convenient. However, two-factor authentication via SMS can become a gateway through which attackers can take over your cryptoassets.In many online services, including

How to Identify Investment Fraudsters

It is easy to get lost among huge offers of investment projects, and it is possible to come across fraudsters in the pursuit of stable income and minimal risk. It is therefore

Woman Lose $1.2 Million in Online Dating Scam

50-years-old women has lost $1.2 million as a result of romantic relationship with a Facebook-friend from Singapore. The man sent her a friend request on Facebook in January this year. He has

Online Pet Scams

Pet scam is one of the most common forms of fraud. However, unlike other methods of fishing out money, this type of fraud is devastating not only to victims’ wallets, but also

Be On Guard When Shopping Online

There are many types of online auction frauds, but the most common is where you send in your money and get nothing but grief in return. Or they may take your money

The Most Common Online Scams

Internet scams as an activity has existed and will exist as long as the internet itself – as it involves such properties of human nature as curiosity and belief in miracles. You

How to Avoid Being Scammed this Xmas

In the run-up to Xmas people are trying to fulfill their wish lists and looking for good prices without a lot of time. So, Xmas is a “fat” time of the year

Weight-Loss Scam: Fairy Tale for Pudges

The “miracle”, “innovative” and “fast and safe” ways to lose weigh have been offered around for centuries — people have aways worried about their weight. The difference now is the internet has

Online Degree Scam: Simple Tips to Prevent Fraud

Modern online students are offered a vast choice of degree programs. Some programs promise effortless degrees that it seem too good to be true. Unfortunately, many programs are fraudulent schemes. And students are