Now that it's virtually free to make calls from around the world, there are more phone scammers than ever before.
Yesterday, I talked a bit about "ScareWare", the fake messages you see on your computer screen warning you that you have a computer problem such as a virus. As a followup, I'd like to draw attention to a similar problem, that doesn't involve your computer, but it can be just as dangerous, phone scammers.
Unlike telemarketers, who are just pests trying to make a sale, today's phone scammers are truly evil people trying to steal as much from you as they can, because they know they will never get caught.
While there are literally hundreds of scams out there, the three most common are:
1. Fake IRS or Law Enforcement Agent.
This one is one of the most wid... [More]
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