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Police: Man Scams Woman Out Of Retirement Fund After Meeting Her On Christian Dating Website

CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) — A Chester County woman lost her retirement in a scam that investigators say started with a relationship on a Christian dating website, and the scam may have netted a man more than $1 million. 218 more words

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EFCC Arraigns Two For €88, 000 Internet Scam

The Economic and Financial Crimes Commission, EFCC, on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 arraigned the duo of Ajani Isaac Adedotun, (a.k.a. Clara Williams and Lara Williams) and Adesina Segun Adedeji before Justice A.D. 178 more words

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TeeChip are thieving sods. Beware!

My wife had purchased a couple of items from a company called TeeChip back in March 17 and received the usual confirmation email with the money taken straight out of our account. 321 more words

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Battling the botnet army

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The worldwide web is an especially interesting place on which people have come to depend highly in this day and age. And where there’s a market of people who are simply making use of the technology to facilitate their daily activities, there will always be crooks who would take advantage of this necessity. 226 more words

Very eerie sex toy machine sold online!

A product to enhance sexual pleasures was being sold online called Lovrect. It was weird, claiming that it was not a pill, not an injection, not a spray. 140 more words

Who's at risk of falling prey to a scam? Not who you think, study suggests

According to a survey conducted by Santander Bank in the U.K., young people aged 18 to 34 are most likely to fall prey to a banking scam by offering up their security details, including personal identification numbers (PIN) and passwords. 680 more words

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Scams on Facebook and How to Avoid Them

Facebook is supposed to be a place where you share recipes, post pictures of your kids, and try to avoid the spoilers for your favorite show. 503 more words