Archives for Scams To Avoid - Page 3
After paying a settlement with the SEC, Nu Skin has received final approval for a settlement in a shareholder lawsuit against them for $47 million because it had operated a pyramid scheme in China which it failed to disclose to investors, even as it reported soaring earnings.
It would be great to make a significant amount of money just by clicking on a few online ads each day. This is the offer so many scams have made in the past. In most cases, the amount of money that you get is so limited it ends up being a total waste of time. Then they try to charge you to actually make a significant amount money. My subscribers have requested I take a look into NeoBux. This is what I have found.
Offering a social network as a money making opportunity has been tried many times in the business opportunity world. Two recent examples of this are iQLife and Tsū. Few have been successful in generating significant income for their members. One of the red flags to watch out for is when a social network wants to charge you a monthly fee to increase your potential to make money. My subscribers have requested that I take a look at the empowr money making opportunity. Here is what I have found.
It is not very often that I talk about companies that are not business opportunities. Today is the day that I talk about Wells Fargo. Here is my opinion of the Wells Fargo scandal. Wells Fargo has been fined $185 million. They have also been grilled by congress over their abusive treatment of their employees and customers.
Romance. For some, it only happens once. A love affair to last a lifetime. For way too many, romance can lead a path, not to your heart, but to your pocket book as scammers take all they can before casting you, your life and your now broke, broken heart aside to begin the next romance. Join the hosts of The Scammercast for a special “Romance Scam” episode.
Ponzi schemes like to use the cover of a money making method that few people understand to hide the reality that they are paying early investors using the investments of later investors. There have been endless versions of this type of scam run all around the world. My subscribers have requested that I take a look into Kairos Planet. Kairos Planet claims to rent out your computer and provide a fabulous return for doing so. You have to pay them a fee in advance to rent your computer to them. Here is what I have found out about the Kairos Planet money making opportunity.
Scammers never get tired of running the same scam over and over again. As long as it has worked in the past, it will be back with a new name and a new website. Using information products to provide a cover for a cash gifting scam is an example of one of these scam that is run over and over again. The real power of this scam is how quickly money can be transferred into your account. Payments are made directly to you. Since a product is involved the promoters of the scam say that what they are doing is legitimate. My subscribers have requested that I take a look into a money making opportunity called Exitus Elite. Here is what I have found.
If the Empower Network and My Online Business Empire MOBE had a love child, it would be the Digital Altitude scam. A common scam in the business opportunity world is to use digital marketing products as a cover for running a recruiting scam. My subscribers have requested that I take a look into the Digital Altitude money making opportunity. Here is what I have found.
Cash gifting is a scam that is very common and has been run throughout the world. There are many versions of this scam. One version of this scam uses information products to provide a cover for the scam. Since a product is involved the promoters of the scam say that what they are doing is legitimate. My subscribers have requested that I take a look into a money making opportunity called TiDOM. Here is what I have found.
Friends and internet neighbors, one of my subscribers brought to my attention a product that they felt they were scammed with. That product was the Shadowhawk X800 flashlight. After looking into the product and the company, here is what I found.
Friends and internet neighbors, scammers are using almost everything around cryptocurriencies to run scams. They have created fake cryptocurriencies and fake mining operations. Now we have a company that claims to be involved with wholesale electricity for Bitcoing mining. My subscribers have requested that I take a look into the Coince money making opportunity. Here is what I have found.
The opportunity that business opportunity and money making scammers offer is valueless. Why would people want to purchase something that offers no value to their lives? Scammers had to find a way around this. One of the most successful ways that scammers have found is a form of marketing called Attraction Marketing.
Crowd-source funding is the prefect cover for running a cash gifting scam. Cash gifting is almost always promoted as a way for you to mutually help others. In reality, it is a scam. The latest twist on the cash gifting scam is to use bitcoins. My subscribers have requested that I take a look into BTCPanda. Here is what I have found.