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SCARSSCARS SCARS - Society of Citizens Against Relationship Scams Inc. A government registered crime victims' assistance & crime prevention nonprofit organization based in Miami, Florida, U.S.A. SCARS supports the victims of scams worldwide and through its partners in more than 60 countries around the world. Incorporated in 2015, its team has 30 years of continuous experience educating and supporting scam victims. Visit www.AgainstScams.org to learn more about SCARS.™ Anti-ScamScam A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost. Tip: Uninvited Strangers

This Is Not Terribly Complicated – You Just Have To Stop Talking With Strangers Online

Everyone on Social Media gets contact and friend requests almost daily until you decide to stop it!

When you get a FRIEND REQUEST from someone you do not know – it is important to decline it

AND THEN MARK IT AS SPAM IF THE PLATFORM HAS THAT OPTION!

Facebook, LinkedIn, and others have options to allow you to mark unsolicited contact requests as SPAM.

It only takes a few SPAM flags before the profile is locked! Unfortunately, almost no one does this.

ScamsScams A Scam is a confidence trick - a crime -  is an attempt to defraud a person or group after first gaining their trust through deception. Scams or confidence tricks exploit victims using their credulity, naïveté, compassion, vanity, irresponsibility, or greed and exploiting that. Researchers have defined confidence tricks as "a distinctive species of fraudulent conduct ... intending to further voluntary exchanges that are not mutually beneficial", as they "benefit con operators ('con men' - criminals) at the expense of their victims (the 'marks')". A scam is a crime even if no money was lost. exist because most people fail to do the right things when confronted with criminals.

They don’t flag them, they don’t report them. It is all just too inconvenient and time-consuming.

BUT CONSIDER HOW TIME-CONSUMING BEING SCAMMED IS!

A moment now can help save someone else years of recovery – just like you!

BE A GOOD CITIZEN – DO YOUR DUTY – FLAG, REPORT, REPEL!

Do Your Duty - Stop Talking With Strangers Online And Report All Scammers

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