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SCARS|RSN™ Scam Warning: Social Security Is Not Trying To Take Your Benefits [Audio & Infographic]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam Warning: Social Security Is Not Trying To Take Your Benefits [Audio & Infographic] The Federal Trade Commission Is Warning U.S. Social Security Recipients Of A New Scam Coming By Robocall According to the FTC: We’ve seen a new twist on the Social Security Administration (SSA) scam recently. Check out this SSA imposter robocall, which says your benefits will end. (That’s not true, by the way.) IF YOU GET A CALL LIKE [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Psychology of Scams: Guilt vs. Shame! [Infographic]

SCARS|RSN™ Psychology of Scams: Guilt vs. Shame! [Infographic] What Are The Differences Between Guilt And Shame? And how could it help our clients to have a better understanding of those differences? Here is a side-by-side comparison of these powerful emotions created by the National Institute for the Clinical Application of Behavioral Medicine » Because understanding these differences could help scam victims begin to dismantle their negative self-judgments. NICABM Infographic Shame   Thank you NICABM [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Scam Basics: 9 Steps To Avoiding Online Fraud

SCARS|RSN™ Scam Basics: 9 Steps To Avoiding Online & Real-Life Fraud   1 - Spot Imposters / Fakes Scammers often pretend to be someone you trust, like a government official, a family member, a charity, or a company you do business with. Don’t send money or give out personal information in response to an unexpected request – whether it comes as a text, a phone call or an email. 2 - Do Online Searches - [...]

SCARS|ADVOCACY™ Petition: Ban Access To U.S. VOIP Phone Numbers Without U.S. Residence or Incorporation Verification

SCARS|ADVOCACY™ Petition: Ban Access To U.S. VOIP Phone Numbers Without U.S. Residence or Incorporation Verification SOLUTIONS DO NOT ALWAYS NEED TO BE COMPLICATED In today's world anyone - literally, anyone anywhere in the world can obtain a FREE United States phone number for any purpose without any real identity verification. This makes it easy for transnational cybercriminals (or anyone else) to engage in scams, cybercrimes, or other unlawful activities. Scammers from around the world use [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Special Report: Indian IRS Scams – How They Work?

SCARS|RSN™ Special Report: Indian IRS Scams - How They Work? An Individual Indian Scammer Explains How The Fake IRS Call Center Scams Work Jayesh, a 19-year-old from Mumbai, India, explains how he worked in a fraudulent telephone boiler room pretending to be an IRS agent collecting taxes as he called people all over America. The video is followed by examples of fake IRS threats and Jayesh's explanation of how they worked. PLEASE SHARE OUR ARTICLES [...]

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Scammers Change And Adapt

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Scammers Change And Adapt A New Variation On Money Mules - Receiving Cash! $21K In Cash Sent To Richmond Address As Part Of Scam. In two days, Richmond Virginia police recovered more than $21,000 in money related to a scam. $21,000 in cash sent to a money mule Two women, one from Michigan and another from Pennsylvania, sent a total of $21,300 to a Richmond address believing it would get [...]

Battleground Japan – NHK Docudrama Reveals Telephone Scam Tactics – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Battleground Japan - NHK Docudrama Reveals Telephone Scam Tactics Japanese Now Directly Involved In Scamming Thai police last month raided a residence in Pattaya where an alleged telephone swindling operation was taking place. They discovered 15 Japanese nationals suspected of calling retired people in Japan and fooling them into purchasing electronic money. Japanese police say they will arrest the suspects after they are deported. The sketchy quality of the reports deepened the general confusion about [...]

Revealed That Bank Scam Cases Double In Just One Year As Conmen Trick 84,000 Savers Into Handing Over £350Million – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Revealed That Bank Scam Cases Double In Just One Year As Conmen Trick 84,000 Savers Into Handing Over £350Million In some cases, fraudsters posing as legitimate companies or organizations Banks recorded 84,624 cases of so-called authorized push payment fraud In total victims lost £354.3million – a 50 per cent increase compared to 2017 Click On The Title In The Content Box Below To View The Full Story SCARS|RSN™ Team A [...]

Tax Scams In The UK Are Out Of Control – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Tax Scams In The UK Are Out Of Control This Affects The U.S., Canada, Australia & New Zealand Too! Britons fleeced by fake taxmen: The ruthless swindlers who are terrorizing 10,000 UK residents a day from a call center in India threatening them with prison EXCLUSIVE: Conmen working in an office in India pose as HMRC officials They tell Britons they owe tax and face arrest if they don't pay up immediately [...]

US|GCP™ Guide To Scams and Your Small Business

US|GCP™ Guide To Scams and Your Small Business Proudly shared by SCARS|RSN™ If you own a small business or are part of a non-profit organization, you spend a lot of time and effort making sure the organization works well. But when scammers go after your organization, it can hurt your reputation and your bottom line. Your best protection? Learn the signs of scams that target businesses. Then tell your employees and colleagues what to look [...]

Official FTC IRS Imposter Scams [Infographic] – SCARS|RSN™ Insight

SCARS|RSN™ Insight: Official FTC IRS Imposter Scams [Infographic]   Official FTC IRS Imposter Scams Infographic SCARS #ActAgainstScams Campaign     SCARS|RSN™ Team A SCARS Division Miami Florida U.S.A.   TAGS: Federal Trade Commission, FTC, Internal Revenue Service, United States Government, IRS, Phone Scams, IRS Scam, Gift Card Scam, iTunes Scam, Tax Scam, Infographic, #ActAgainstScams, - - - - - - - - - - - - - - END - - - - - - - [...]

24-Member Phone Scam Gang Arrested In UAE – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: 24-Member Phone Scam Gang Arrested In UAE They Had Given The Victim The Number On His Sim Card To Convince Him That They Were Genuine 24-member phone scam gang arrested in UAE A gang of 24 men suspected of defrauding people through phone scams has been detained in the Capital. The Abu Dhabi Financial Prosecutors said they have referred the Asian men to court for trial after investigations suggested that they [...]

Jamaican Phone Scammer Picked The Wrong Target – SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS

SCARS|RSN™ SCAM NEWS: Jamaican Phone Scammer Picked The Wrong Target Telephone Scam Artist Picked The Wrong Target — Former FBI and CIA Director William Webster "Everybody's vulnerable every grandmother, every grandfather," said the former spy chief's wife, Lynda Webster. Click On The Title In The Content Box Below To View The Full Story RSN™ Team A SCARS Division Miami Florida U.S.A. TAGS:  Phone Scam, FBI, CIA, African Scam, Jamaican Scammer, Caribbean Scammer, - [...]

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: Grandparents Scams

SCARS|RSN™ Guide: Grandparents Scams Those Are Not Your Grandchildren! FTC Warns Of New Scam Grandchildren imposters are managing to finagle a skyrocketing amount of money out of people, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) warned on Monday. The FTC says that its Consumer Sentinel Network has noticed a “striking” increase in the median dollar amount that people 70 and older report losing to fraud. When they started to peel back the layers, the Commission found a number of [...]

RSN™ Special Report: CBC Canada Investigation Into Tax Phone Scams [Videos]

RSN™ Special Report: CBC Canada Investigation Into Tax Phone Scams [Videos] Scam Centers In India CBC Marketplace tracks the scammers behind one of the biggest cyber-crime schemes in Canadian history  - those fake CRA phone calls.  Tens of thousands of Canadians scammed out of hundreds of millions of dollars.   So, who’s really behind the scheme?  David Common travels to India to catch the fraudsters. We track down two illegal call centers and find out the [...]

RSN™ Scam News: November 3 2018

RSN™ Scam News: November 3 2018 Because There Is So Much Scam & Scammer News Daily We Will Present The News In A New Form That Will Take You To The Worlds Top Scam News Stories Today's Scam News: "Emotional terrorists": The financial and psychological toll of catfishing scams [Video] Private messages from 81,000 hacked Facebook accounts for sale Alleged Nigerian internet fraudster nabbed Rise in 'Sweetheart Scams' breaks hearts and bank accounts Virginia Man [...]