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WARNING! Danger, Will Robinson! – or – If It Seems Too Good to Be True…

The “science” of scamming is fascinating – both from the perspective of the gullible victim, and from examining the tactics of the perpetrator.  As a nearly life long social worker, and as someone who’s had multiple scammers attempt to steal … Continue reading

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Pay Pal Scams on Craigslist (from another blogger)

A few minutes ago, I updated a “for sale” post on Craigslist, only to find the post blocked because I gave information on how to use PayPal.  It seemed clear that the reason was because Craigslist scammers have used PayPal … Continue reading

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