Fraud

Have you ever wandered what fraud is?

What is Fraud?

Fraud is an intentional deception for gain. It is a wrongful or criminal deception intended to result in financial or personal gain.


What it Looks Like

Fraud can be seen as phishing and smishing, which is fake emails or messages to get someone to provide personal/account information. Another example would be retail/auction fraud. This is when you buy somthing online but you dont get it. Another example would be work at home. This is like pay for a kit or components for "easy" job from home.


How to Avoid Fraud

The number one thing you should do is DO NOT reply to emails with personal information. You should also look at customer ratings. If it looks too good to be true, you should learn more about fraud.


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