Contest/Need Help Fraud

You just won $10,000? No, you didn't.

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Fraud- when someone on the internet is trying to trick you with a false ad to try and get info or money.

How to Spot it

If you see a notification that seems pretty trust worthy and asks you to donate to starving kids in Africa, it's probably fraud. If a pop-up asks you for your credit card information saying that you can win the lottery from entering your information, it's probably fraud. Basically if it's not a trusted source, don't click on it.

How to Prevent it

Keep your eye out for fishy charities and lottery pop-ups. If you have common sense you'll be fine.