Understanding Scammers: What exactly is the Nigerian dream?

What exactly is the Nigerian dream? In order to combat an enemy, you must first understand them. Not just as inanimate objects, but as human beings capable of inflicting such pain on others. In no way are we condoning what scammers do. In fact, there is little difference between a romance scam and an act of violence. However, we do try to understand why they think they can engage in such psychological violence, but also [...]

Scammers Are Trying A New Tactic!

Important: Scammers Are Trying A New Tactic! Scammers are reporting victims as scammers on anti-scam websites. Since we have the largest scam reporting network on Earth, scammers are attempting to compromise us and other websites with bogus reports against real people. To temporarily control this, we have turned off the display of all scammer data on our websites pending a thorough clean out. You can still report scammers on www.Anyscam.com and here www.RomanceScamsNow.com, but you will not [...]

RSN™ Guide: Socially Engineered Scams

RSN™ Guide: Socially Engineered Scams You have probably heard that term before. What is it? Social engineering, in the context of information security, refers to psychological manipulation of people into performing actions or divulging confidential information. It is a type of confidence trick (scam) for the purpose of information gathering, fraud, or system access, it differs from a traditional "con" in that it is often one of many steps in a more complex fraud scheme. [...]

RSN™ Guide: Why Reporting Matters?

RSN™ Guide: Why Reporting Matters? Most People Do Not Report Scammers We know that 95% of you who will read this will not report your scammer to law enforcement or any credible entity That is truly sad! As citizens, each of us have a duty to report crimes. Yet when it comes to scammers most victims remain silent. There are so many excuses: The police are mean The police do nothing about it anyway I [...]

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