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Charles M Cooper
Charles M Cooper

419 Nigeria Scam with a New Twist

The usual something-for-nothing Nigeria Scam has now taken on the cloak of respectability by using the name of the agency designed to stop them, kind of like the Mob posing as FBI agents. Sneaky.

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Charles M Cooper
Charles M Cooper

Great News on the Scam Front

We've had some great news today in the fight against the scam artists. May 19, 2008, saw 38 people in 5 countries indicted for a Romanian-based phishing scam that was part of a global crime ring. Read about the bust and the scam they were perpetrating.

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Charles M Cooper
Charles M Cooper

Nigeria or Bust Part III: Fend off the Scam and Track down the Scammer

In Part III of the Nigerian Scam series, read the latest correspondence and learn not only how to spot the threat but also how you can protect yourself.

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Charles M Cooper
Charles M Cooper

Nigeria or Bust: Update Number One

Talk about fast! My new friend Abbey, the banker in South Africa with the plot to make me fabulously well-to-do with the multimillion dollar account of a dead man has written back to me with a load of questions to put his mind to rest that he's not going to get cheated. Check out this next level in the scam process and learn a little about protecting yourself on the Internet.

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Charles M Cooper
Charles M Cooper

Nigeria or Bust: No Such Thing as a Free Lunch

The widespread use of e-mail has made online scams easier and easier to perpetrate. Your spam filters will catch a lot of these but sometimes one of them gets through, like this morning. Come with me on a journey into one such scam, learn how you can avoid being a victim and join me in having a little fun with this online predator.

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