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How Someone Can Steal Your Identity Through a Phishing Scam

by Barbara J. Feldman January 8, 2009

For those of us who are not aware of all the tricks of the Internet and email, identity theft can be a serious problem. Even those of us who have used the Internet for years can be caught off guard by a cleverly designed scam. You have probably received lots of emails from unknown sources […]

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How to Recognize a Deceptive URL in a Phishing Email

by Barbara J. Feldman December 25, 2007

One of the most popular online frauds is a phishing fraud. What happens here is that the people running this fraud usually send you an email from a website that you normally trust, such as PayPal, your bank, credit card companies, etc. In the email they tell you that your account information needs to be […]

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