Tim McGuinness, Ph.D. talks with P.J. (Peter) Rohall [PODCAST VIDEO]

Interview With P.J. Rohal [PODCAST VIDEO] On The Debby Montgomery Johnson "Stand Up Speak Up" Podcast - December 2, 2021 - Guest Hosted By Dr. Tim McGuinness, SCARS Director A SCARS Insight Interview A New Video from SCARS! A SCARS Insight Interview The World Of Cybercriminals & Scams Is Not What Many Tell You About Renowned global financial fraud expert P.J. Rohall speaks with Dr. Tim McGuinness during the "Stand [...]

Synthetic ID Fraud: Fighting an Invisible Enemy [Video][Updated]

Synthetic ID Fraud Fraudsters Are Stealing Identities By Inventing New Ones Synthetic ID Fraud: Fighting an Invisible Enemy By: PJ Rohall, About-Fraud.com and Featurespace About-Fraud.com is a SCARS Educational Partner educating businesses and consumers of the dangers of the internet & related fraud. Originally published in Banking Strategies What Is Synthetic Identity Theft? Synthetic identity theft is a type of fraud in which a criminal combines real and [...]

Immigration-Related Marriage Scams [VIDEO]

Immigration-Related Marriage Scams [VIDEO] While this is not a traditional Romance Scam, scammers use manipulated victims to be able to live in North America or Europe (or other countries). Scammers will heartlessly manipulate their victims to achieve a different goal. This time it is not just about money, it is about relocation and residency! Marriage Scams - Where Scammers Come Home! Marriage Fraud: Stories From Victims While many [...]

You Aren’t At The Mercy Of Your Emotions – Your Brain Creates Them [VIDEO]

You Aren't At The Mercy Of Your Emotions - Your Brain Creates Them [Video] Can you look at someone's face and know what they're feeling? Does everyone experience happiness, sadness and anxiety the same way? What are emotions anyway? For the past 25 years, psychology professor Lisa Feldman Barrett has mapped facial expressions, scanned brains and analyzed hundreds of physiology studies to understand what emotions really are. She shares the results of her exhaustive research [...]

SCARS™ Psychology of Scams: TEDed Introduction To Post Traumatic Stress Disorder [VIDEO]

SCARS™ Psychology of Scams: TEDed Introduction To Post Traumatic Stress Disorder [VIDEO] What Is Posttraumatic Stress Disorder? Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is a psychiatric disorder that can occur in people who have experienced or witnessed a traumatic event such as a natural disaster, a serious accident, a terrorist act, war/combat, rape or other violent personal assault. PTSD has been known by many names in the past, such as “shell shock” during the years of World [...]

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SCARS™ CURRENT ONLINE SCAMS THREAT INDEX Romance Scams 100 WARNING Scam danger at extreme levels - high probability of stranger contacts from all potential media - increased victimization Blackmail Scams 42 MODERATE Scam danger at moderate levels - significant probability of stranger contacts from all potential media - elevated victimization 419 Advance Fee Scams 24 CAUTION Scam danger at [...]

RSN™ ScamTV™ Video: Unbroken

RSN™ ScamTV™ Video: Unbroken If You Are A Scam Victim You Must Watch This Video Getting up after a scam is incredibly hard, but you have to do it. You have to stand up and continue, otherwise, the scammer wins! Don't stay down. Don't let them beat you and steal from you your will, your future, your happiness. Don't give up. You can make it through this! We know because we have helped [...]

La Historia De Una Victima [En Español] [VIDEO] – SCARS Victim’s Stories

SCARS™ Victim's Stories: La Historia De Una Victima [En Español][Video] En sus propias palabras escuche la historia de una víctima, que es una madre soltera, y lo que significó una estafa de romance para ella. Lamentablemente, estos son muy comunes y a los estafadores nunca les importa el costo humano real de sus crímenes. Se necesita mucho coraje para enfrentar una experiencia como esta y salir y contar su historia. Si más víctimas hicieran esto, tal [...]

RSN™ ScamTV: The Rock Scam Warning [Video]

RSN™ ScamTV: The Rock Scam Warning [Video] Dwayne Johnson (The Rock) Shares His Thoughts And A Warning On Fake Facebook Scammers Using His Face & Name From Instagram (Source Link): therock Sorry if you’ve been affected by these fake @facebook accounts asking for $$ or worse yet, actually engaged with them enough to send money in. Hey I get it, sometimes when we’re broke and struggling to make ends meet, the promise of a fast buck can [...]

SCARS™ ScamTV: Modern 419 Scams – A Documentary [Video]

SCARS™ ScamTV: Modern 419 Scams - A Documentary [Video] Modern Online Romance Scams Are Premeditated, Organized Crimes That Steal Millions ― Potentially Billions ― Of Dollars From Vulnerable, Lonely People Over The Internet The scammers may just have lit upon the perfect crime: They sit at computers safely overseas, hunting for their prey on social networks, and they rarely get caught. The victims are often left deeply damaged ― both financially and psychologically ― and [...]


Last Updated on September 6, 2020 by SCARS Editorial Team

WHAT HAPPENS ON SKYPE DOESN’T STAY ON SKYPE! Here is a post taken from SKYPE itself, but it paints a graphic picture of what can happen when dealing with scammers. Updated: June 11, 2014 Remember, they will steal your photos, and record your videos.  They will use them against you if they can! Take a look at this:  http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/technology/micwright/100009856/sexual-blackmail-on-skype-how-sadistic-crooks-drive-young-people-to-the-point-of-suicide/ […]

ANTI-SCAM NEWS ALERT: Christian Mingle Is Not So Safe!

So-called Safe Dating Sites Not Safe! 66-Year-Old Woman Scammed Out Of $300K On Christian Mingle Dating Site! According to the Huffington Post on January 17th, 2014: One 66-year-old divorcée turned to online dating to find love, but instead lost $300,000 to a scam artist from Nigeria pretending to be the perfect man. The woman, who wished to remain anonymous, recently told a local ABC affiliate in San Jose, Calif. that she met the crook on the dating [...]

Romance Scams: The Faces Behind The Masquerade : Part II

Last Updated on September 6, 2020 by SCARS Editorial Team

Real Scammers and Your Money! Here Is Another Collection Of ScammerScammer A Scammer or Fraudster is someone that engages in deception to obtain money or achieve another objective. They are criminals that attempt to deceive a victim into sending more or performing some other activity that benefits the scammer. Faces These are [...]