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Scams and how to recognise them

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Re: Scams and how to recognise them

Post by Biggdad » 17 Jan 2019, 09:53

The best thing to do is to:
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Re: Scams and how to recognise them

Post by lynny » 17 Jan 2019, 10:35

Every time I see someone's lost a lot of money to a scammer I wonder how did they come to fall into that!
Sadly it's very easy to make an email look genuine these days. Also pretty sad that I don't seem to trust anybody any more...... 8-[

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Post by Perrorist » 17 Jan 2019, 16:45

The Internet's like a jungle. You don't know what's lurking in the undergrowth.

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Re: Scams and how to recognise them

Post by Dreamweaver » 17 Jan 2019, 22:59

lynny wrote:
17 Jan 2019, 10:35
Also pretty sad that I don't seem to trust anybody any more...... 8-[
The fake web sites are so well done that I'm sure there are circumstances where I'm not trusting genuine ones.

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Re: Scams and how to recognise them

Post by Perrorist » 18 Jan 2019, 09:06

Even when I see a link in an email from someone I know, I type it out in a browser to see the page.

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