What it is, what it looks like, and how to avoid it!

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What is it?

Fraud is wrongful or criminal deception intended to result in financial or personal gain.
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What does it look like?

Fraud can come in the form of...

  • An email or message asking for personal info
  • A "product" you buy online, but never receive
  • "Work at home!" Starter kits you have to buy

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How can I avoid it?

Ways you can avoid fraud:

  • DON'T reply to emails/messages with ANY personal info (i.e. name, address, phone number, credit card... etc.)
  • Look at customer ratings, if there are bad ratings and comments, it is generally fraud
  • If it LOOKS too good to be true... It probably is. It's almost NEVER "that easy"