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    [Scam Alert] Fake Amazon Verification Phishing Email

    Did you receive emails from Amazon that claim your account has been suspended for "unusual activities" and ask you to click on a botton to verify your account? Be cautious of these phishing emails! Scammers spoof emails, pretending to be from Amazon officials. The bottons included in such emails are phishing links, which will lure you into sending your personal…

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    Spot the Scam: 4 Phishing Scams to be Aware of

    As much as we hope scams to disappear completely from our lives, scammers will always find a way to come up with more scams to benefit from people. While it's only been a week into January 2021, there are already lots of scams circulating through different kinds of mediums. Among them, phishing scams are spreading ferociously - scammers trying their…

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    COVID-19 Scams: How They Work and How to Avoid Them

    It’s been a tough year. While some people are focused on COVID-19 and ways to get through the pandemic, scammers are looking for new ways to profit. Many COVID-19 related scams appeared in the beginning of 2020 and have continued to thrive over the year. In this post, we’ll tell you about the 3 most common COVID-19 scams and how…

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    Spot the Scam: 4 Holiday Scams to Watch Out for this Week

    This year is finally coming to an end (whew)! Are you ready to celebrate? While we are getting ready for the year-end festivities, so are the scammers - getting very prepared to sneakily steal money, or worse, personal information from you. In this post, we will cover the top scams we've identified this week - including HSBC phishing, fake charity…

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    [Scam Alert] Fake Donation Phishing Emails

    If you receive emails in which someone says he's going to give you millions of dollars, please be careful. It might be a SCAM! In these emails, scammers claim that they are dying and want to donate their earnings. Then the recipients are asked to enter their personal information including address, phone numbers, and even ID card or passport, which…

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    [Scam Alert] Instagram Blue Check Phishing Scam

    Hi igers, please beware of this new Instagram phishing scam! Some emails that imposter as Instagram official are reaching out to Instagram page owners and asking them to verify their accounts to get the little blue checkmark. Remember, Instagram will NOT ask you to reveal your personal information and login credentials through email! If you are asked to provide password,…