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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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    Investment Scams: What they are and tips to avoid them

    We look for investments to improve our lives. Scammers are just as interested in their kind of 'investment,' which involves taking our money and personal information to improve their wallets. Have you ever been offered an investment that seemed a little too good to be true? In this article, we’ve gathered some of the most common investment scams, and how…

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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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    [Scam Alert] Fake “Government Aid” Scam

    Recently we've spotted some questionable offers of "new government aid" circulating on WhatsApp. People are asked to click on links to apply for the government's relief package or free giveaways like gift cards or food vouchers. These links are phishing links, taking you to a website where you will be asked to enter your personal information, like Name, Phone Number,…

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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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    [Scam Alert] Fake Giveaway Scams

    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! Scammers pretend to be giving away money in the name of charity or ask you to help them invest with a huge amount of wealth. All these phishing emails are with the same goal: to lure…

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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…