Tagged: scams

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How to spot a scam Instagram competition

Generally, comping is a fun, exciting and positive hobby. Unfortunately there are scammers who take advantage of our enthusiastic nature to trick us into handing over personal information – email addresses, phone numbers and...

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How to spot a scam text message

Have you received a text message congratulating you on winning a prize? Are you concerned it’s a scam? Unfortunately, completing just one dodgy online form on a survey or competition site can result in...

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How to spot a scam email

Most days I get at least a couple of suspicious looking emails in my inbox – whether it’s about a parcel delivery, chasing an imaginary invoice or news that I’m on a shortlist to...

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How to identify a scam Facebook promotion

Scams on Facebook pop up fairly frequently, and you’ll often see your friends sharing them! Offering high-value prizes in a Facebook ‘Like & Share’ giveaway is a fast way to gain page likes and...