By Tori Waltz
What it "looks" like
Fraud is common among computer users but there are more common occurrences than others.
Phishing & Smishing
-Fake email or message attempting to get personal information from the user.
-Purchase something online and do not receive it.
Work at Home
-Paying for components for an "easy", stay at home job.
Ways to avoid fraud
- DO NOT reply to emails or messages seeking for personal information.
- Research institutions that you are not familiar with.
- Fraud tends to be too good to be true. USE COMMON SENSE!