Fake Anti-Scam Groups & Nonprofits

SCARS™ Special Report: Fake Pages – Trojan Pages

SCARS™ Special Report: Fake Pages - Trojan Pages We all know the story of a Trojan Horse, right? We have heard about Trojan computer viruses too! WHAT IS A "TROJAN PAGE"? Simply it is a page that looks completely real. That is, it looks real unless you look close. Sometimes you have to be a subject matter expert to see that a page (or even a website) is not quite right! Most of [...]

SCARS™ Scam Basics: Who’s Job Is It?

SCARS™ Scam Basics: Who's Job Is It? Many Scam Victims Seem To Poorly Understand How The Real World Functions To help enlighten, we offer the following overview and list of "jobs" related to scams and scammers and who does them. SCAMMERS Of course, these are the criminals. But few understand that this is a massive global trans-national cybercriminal empire with revenues of in the Hundreds of Billions of U.S. Dollars annually (current cybercrime costs are [...]

SCARS™ Commentary: Defamatory Attack On SCARS

SCARS™ Commentary: Defamatory Attack On SCARS Every So Often A Fake Anti-Scam Group, Which Is Really Just Someone Hiding In Their Kitchen Decides That Are Going To Attack Our Organization This is called the "Tall Poppy Syndrome" (as the Australians say) In typical fashion another pretender fake amateur anti-scam Facebook page has gone after the SCARS Chairman directly in an attempt to aggrandize themselves.. We will not mention them by name, suffice to say they [...]


SCARS™ SCAM VICTIM WARNING Official SCARS Statement Scam victims are being contacted on Facebook by someone from an amateur pretender one man anti-scam group to get victims to leave their support and recovery programs to join his. He is engaged in a campaign of defamation against our organization and others. Please be careful about who you believe out there. Some anti-scammers are so full of rage and hate that anyone not with them is an [...]

SCARS™ Scam Urban Legends: Chapter 10 – Anti-Scam Groups Are All Good

SCARS™ Scam Urban Legends: Chapter 10 - Anti-Scam Groups Are All Good Online Fraud Has Been With Us Since The Late 1980s And So Have Groups Claiming To Help Victims And Expose Scammers From the days of Compuserve, AOL, and Prodigy there are have been people that have tried to help others understand about scams - we started just that way 28 years ago on the old America Online and on the TigerDIrect.com website - [...]