iYogi Scam Alerts

iYogi constantly endeavors to make people aware of online scams, which are mushrooming at an alarming rate. For the same we have started the ”iYogi Scam Alerts” series that provides complete information on various scams and frauds. ”iYogi Scam Alerts” series can help you to gain in-depth understanding about scams that are meant to cheat you of your hard earned money in various ways. In this series we have also discussed preventive measures that can help one combat the authors of these malicious tactics. By going through the “iYogi Scam Alerts” series and reading about our latest reports on scams, you can get to know about notorious scams, like online dating scams, fake antivirus scams, and many more. Of all these scams, perhaps the best-known is the Nigerian 419 scam. Reams have been written about the people who end up being swindled by these fraudsters. The people who run these scams trick innocent people by offering fake deals. And since they are Internet savvy, they do not leave any trace of their activity. Many of them even function without an IP address, so the question of tracking them down does not arise. These people are professionals who have refined the science of Internet scamming to a fine art.

“iYogi Scam Alerts series is a one-stop shop where you can learn about these kinds of scams and gain insight into ways that help you stay protected. Since these scamsters keep devising ever new ways to fleece gullible Internet users, the need for something like iYogi Scam Alerts series is a step in the right direction. We advise you to take precautions when you surf the web as you could easily fall a victim to online scams. You just have to follow some basic rules when you surf the net. For instance, while surfing, if you get an e-mail that is soliciting your help in removing a vast sum of money from a foreign country, or something which says you have won millions in the lottery, it should automatically raise red flags. Most people lose their common sense when faced by such a mail. They happily give away their personal information (e-mail, credit card numbers, bank account numbers, etc.) and end up whining after they have been scammed. Go to any Internet site where people post such hard luck tales, and you will find these stories are legion.

As the number of Internet users is increasing, domain name scams are now becoming more common. This type of scam involves fake sellers who persuade potential customers into paying for fake domains or domains that are already registered with other users. Those who carry out domain name scams usually ask people to buy domains within a short span of time. Scammers cheat people in the name of providing identity to…
The latest ‘iYogi Scam Alerts’ invites attention of the Internet users on inheritance scams. This is one of the latest scam detected, which may try to steal your money or other personal information claiming that you may have one of your long relative in any distant place, who had died and you have to share your personal or banking details to claim his property inheritance. These types of surprising calls…
The latest release of ‘iYogi Scam Alerts’ reveals online video scam that mainly depends on social networking websites. Now-a-days, all of us use social networking sites to connect with people and scammers take advantage of this fact to cache Internet users. These video scams are one of the most common scam that mainly works in the following way. First, you”ll see an interesting link in other users” status updates, but…