The Best Ways To Stop Spam Calls

Unwanted phone calls and text messages continue to surge no matter what different efforts lawmakers and regulators take to limit them. In the first four months of this year, the call-blocking service YouMail reports that more than 12 billion robocalls were made to homes in America. That’s comes to about 4 million every hour. This …

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Scam Calls Are An Epidemic

Scam calls are only getting more frequent — and very quickly. By this time next year, nearly half of all calls to mobile phones are going to be fraudulent, according to a new report from telecommunications firm First Orion. The company has analyzed data from more than 50 billion calls over a period of 18 …

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Text Message Smishing Scams

The Federal Trade Commission (FTC) is currently warning of a dangerous new breed of identity theft scams known as “Smishing.” They are similar to “phishing” scams, which are authentic-looking emails that appear to be sent from the victim’s bank, government agencies, or other well-known organizations. “Smishing” scams are text messages that sent to mobile phones. …

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Dropshipping 101

So, you have decided to start an online store and join the E-Commerce revolution. The very first questions that you need to answer are all about your proposed product: what are you going to sell, how and where will you get it and how are you going to get it to your customers. Fantastic marketing …

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How Does the Car Buying Scam Work?

So, are you in the market to buy a car, RV, boat, or other outdoor equipment? Then you should be on the lookout for criminals who could be listing items for sale that they don’t actually own. The FBI, in a recent Public Service Announcement, shared some information and tips on a growing scam where …

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How To Avoid Phishing Scams

Nobody wishes to fall victim to a phishing scam. There’s a good reason why such scams are going to continue and that is:  They are so successful that cybercriminals are making massive profits. Phishing scams have been around virtually since the beginning of the Internet. And they are not going away any time soon. Thank …

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Beware of Fake Social Security Agents

Just about 70 million Americans depend on Social Security benefits. It’s sad, whether you may already receiving benefits or not, your Social Security account is a very tempting target for scammers. The utter complexity of this major federal assistance program makes Social Security accounts especially vulnerable to hacking by cyber attackers. As a result of …

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How to Spot IRS Tax Scams

These days people are being targeted by scams from all directions. Not only are there the old fake IRS calls, but now there are new tax scams that are gaining popularity. This includes one where your entire tax return can vanish. It is reported that more than 12,000 victims have lost $63 million for fake …

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Malware And Ransomware Scam

Malware deceives you into installing software that will allow the scammers to access your files and then track what you are doing. “Malware” is short for “malicious software” – they are computer programs that are designed to infiltrate and damage computers without the user’s knowledge and approval. “Malware” is the general term that covers all …

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How To Spot And Avoid Romance Scams

What Are Romance Scams? Scammers take advantage of people who are looking for romantic partners, often by way of dating websites, apps, or social media. Romance scams happen when the victims are fooled and deceived into a ‘false’ relationship perpetrated by fraudsters who’s only goal is to steal their money or personal information. They play …

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What Are SERPS?

The term SERP stands for Search Engine Result Pages. Within the SERPs of search engines, the search results of a search query will be listed. The results are organized by relevance in a descending order. Each search engine provider will calculate the ranking. This ranking is based on many different factors and can change by …

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The Most Common Mystery Shopper Scams

Mystery shopper con artists and scammers are always lurking around the internet, your telephone, and your mailbox.  So it’s very important to understand how they operate. Like most cons, mystery shopper scams can come in many different combinations. The following are some of the Most Common Mystery Shopper Scams you might encounter: We Overpaid You …

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What To Do To Avoid Credit Repair Scams

If you need to repair your credit history after a personal or professional setback, it can feel very overwhelming. Unfortunately, this is why some credit repair companies will use confusing and misleading messages to target concerned consumers who are just trying to get their financial lives back on the right track. Over the past several …

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7 Reasons Why Wealthy Affiliate?

 7 Reasons Why Wealthy Affiliate? Training and Education It’s Simple, The Training Works. The Education at Wealthy Affiliate isn’t just simple, it’s better in every single way. From the moment that you join you are going to be walked through our state of the art, step-by-step training platform. For newbies and advanced marketers alike, our …

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