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Michael Hernandez

You Got Scammed

Scams Target Everyone and Fool People from All Walks of Life

Scammers aren’t stupid. They’re devious, tech-savvy, great actors and greedy. Scams target everyone, which is why millions fall victim every year.

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Coronavirus Scams | One Year Later

The Worst Coronavirus Scams are Festering

The year 2020 saw the worst coronavirus scams, but you still need to be aware of con artists trying to swindle us. It shouldn’t have been a surprise that coronavirus scams were a significant problem throughout all of 2020. Do you think it’s over now that the pandemic has eased up a little? Not so…

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Scammers are Everywhere! Who You Gonna Call?

SCAM PREVENTION: Call a Good Friend BEFORE You Get Scammed!

Make someone in the family the point-person to stop a scam in progress. Scam prevention tactics are more important than ever. Fraudsters are getting bolder and richer, and quite frankly, protection is harder to find. What are we to do? Remember the 1980s comedy, “Ghostbusters?” A team of scientists and friends advertised they could rid…

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SCAM

How a Scam Works: It’s All in the Formula and You’re an Ingredient.

A scam works (for the con artist) when all the elements come together just right.

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Scam Savy

Avoid a Scam and Stay Safe With these 8 Simple Tricks

Scammers have a bag of tricks to try to separate you from your money. However, you can fight back with some sly moves of your own to avoid their traps

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Cyber Crime

The Top Scams Aren’t Going Away Anytime Soon

Some aren’t only victims of scams, there also victims of circumstance. They may lose their job and income and become desperate to find work…and vulnerable to a scam.

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What makes us easy prey

We Become Easy Prey for Scams When We Lose Our Focus

Even the smartest person you know could be the victim of a scam if the circumstances are right. We become easy prey for scams when something causes us to let our guard down.

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What Makes Us Easy Prey for a Scam?

Falling for Scams: Do You Worry About Your Friends and Family?

There’s a con artist lurking in every corner of the internet and on in our day-to- lives. It’s no wonder our friends and family are constant in danger of falling for scams.

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