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Load Retailers Beware

I can’t believe I was duped. I was so sure I will not fall victim to this scam that’s as old as pasaload itself but here I find myself. 1,723 more words


Philippine Text Scams

Karamihan sa atin na mga Pinoy ay nakatanggap na panigurado ng mga text scam na katulad ng ganito:

Na-receive ko ang text/txt/sms na yan kahit kanina lang at syempre sino ba naman ang hindi magugulat kung ganyan ang matatanggap mo. 309 more words


PSA: Globe cracks down on companies involved in text spams

The telecom provider takes a stand against a serious problem of abusers who waste money and time in SMS-related scams that victimize more and more people. 447 more words


'Smishing' - A new ID theft Scam via Texts and Smart phones! BEWARE!

I love sharing articles that I think are useful.  This one came from my lovely Farmers

Insurance Agent Gary Neely – take a read.  And as I always tell my folks – DO NOT CLICK… 423 more words

Real Estate

Late Late Toy Show ticket scam

Mobile phone users are being warned about a Late Late Toy Show ticket giveaway scam.

The popular Late Late Toy Show is set to air tomorrow night on RTÉ One and tickets for the show are always highly sought after. 79 more words

Late Late Toy Show


One morning, I woke up to a text message saying that my SIM number has just made me a millionaire. Then, the sender put his name and an instruction to deposit 150grand for the processing of the whopping prize! 99 more words

The Funny Side

Fighting Cell Phone Scams and Fraud

I’ve been writing about scams and identity theft last month and my first post for the month of August is about cellphone scams. Before, i’ve been receiving a lot of text messages saying that my mobile number won 500,000 with flowery words and with DTI number and so on and so forth. 250 more words