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The Internet has got a great advantage for online scammers. With relatively low costs you can reach millions of potential victims. Necessary e-mail addresses are now available from dozens of companies, and in the dark areas of the Internet these can be free of charge. The know how to maliciously prepare websites and download male ware is widely used and distributed in obscure forums. Unfortunately there is not a lot that can be done about that, but marcus evans’s scam team is here to help.
marcus evans scam team have put together a few, simple save keeping rules:
• Be extremely careful with your account and credit card information. Give these only to trusted vendors. As soon as you suspect an online scam, cancel data entry and close the website.
• Become suspicious when entering personal data is required for a supposedly free quote.
• Be careful with spam emails that offer links to your bank or a credit card company. Reputable institutions do not send such messages.
• Do not open attachments in emails from senders you do not know.
• Use an anti-virus program for Windows and your browsers.

marcus evans scam team researched 5 scams you should know about:

  1. The classic: phishing emails

Circulating PayPal emails asking customers to confirm their account information, or perform a new registration. These mails are fake and help scammers to access account information. Banks, credit card companies and PayPal would never attempt to ask about sensitive information an email. Phishing emails are now sorted by most spam filters, but always make sure to visit bank's website by manually entering the address in the browser or through bookmarks.

  1.  Email from an attorney

To place viruses on other computers, fraudsters are using emails in which they mention outstanding three-figure sums, pretending to be a lawyer’s office or collection agency. But regardless of who sent the message, it is always the same old basic rule - do not open attachments in emails, where the sender is unknown.   

  1. Web shop does not provide goods

Classic fraud cases are web shops, which require payment in advance and then don’t deliver the goods. Since such behavior attracts criminal charges, these sites generally vanishing quickly. But before that a lot of cash can be made with the responsible owners untraceable.

  1. ESTA applications

For several years now the U.S. requires an electronic visa application under the Electronic System for Travel Authorization (ESTA), with an official online form -, plus a processing fee of $14. Some sites take advantage of the ignorance of many U.S. travellers and offer doing the application for them. However, this is associated with much higher costs reaching between 70 to 80 dollars.  

  1.  The intelligence test

Intelligence or IQ tests on the internet are almost as popular as googling yourself and a range of apparently free tests have been developed. Some of these prompt the user to not only answer test questions but also fill in their name and address in an electronic sheet to receive a detailed evaluation. By clicking the button the user agrees to the terms & conditions and automatically is charged a subscription fee. Again, when giving out personal information caution is advised.
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marcus evans german conference reviews 4.6 out of 5 based on 1121 user reviews.

6th Annual Enterprise Risk Management
"Excellent conference, I learned a lot!"
4* by BNSF Railways on 26 March 2013
Director Coporate Audit

2nd Annual Cultural and Linguistic Advancement for Mission Success (CLAMS)
"Very informative conference "
4* by NUARI on 26 March 2013

2nd Annual Strategic Recruiting & Employer Branding Canada
"Great Conference. I found the presentations relevant and the discussions and networking opportunities very helpful. "
4* by Ledcor Group of Companies on 26 March 2013
Director, Talent Acquisition

2nd Annual Strategic Recruiting & Employer Branding Canada
"I enjoyed the diverse topics and speakers at this conference. The small setting allowed us to have more conversation and pose questions amongst the group, which made it more of a roundtable session. I found Day 1 more engaging and relevant and Day 2 topics a bit repetitive and/or from organizations that I have no similarity with. My suggestion is to ensure different topics on each day or perhaps make Day 2 a working session. "
4* by Johnson & Johnson on 26 March 2013
Director, Talent Aqusition

4th Annual Utility Customer Experience Management
"Excellent Conference. It was great to meet peers within the industry, network and participate in round table discussions. "
5* by Clark Public Utilities on 25 March 2013
Director of Customer Service

3rd Annual Upstream Oil and Gas Contract Management
"The event was very well managed and I have received an important information that can be applied in my regular activities."
4* by Sinopec Argentina E&P Inc on 22 March 2013
SCM Contracts Manager

2nd Annual Strategic Recruiting & Employer Branding Canada
"This event was a great opportunity for networking and for sharing some great practical ideas. I have no doubt that we will continue to benefit from the relationships built at this session."
4* by Kruger Products L.P. on 22 March 2013
Kruger Products L.P.

2nd Annual Strategic Recruiting & Employer Branding Canada
"excellent turnout and participation"
5* by Future on 22 March 2013

2nd Annual Strategic Recruiting & Employer Branding Canada
"I thoroughly enjoyed this networking and learing event. Irma Long was an excellent presenter and facilitator and the other staff member you had on side (sorry I can't recall her name - Amanda?) was excellent as well and should be commended on her professionalism and facilitation skills as well as her calm demeanour in helping presentors with their presentations."
4* by Agrium Inc. on 21 March 2013
Manager, Organizational Development

2nd Annual Strategic Recruiting & Employer Branding Canada
"I really appreciated the oppotunity to hear a wide variety of industry experts speak about their organizations' approach to talent acquisition and the effective use of branding and other tools. It was great to know that our company is on the right track with some of our initiatives. But I also picked up some new ideas to try out. THank you."
5* by Saint Elizabeth on 21 March 2013
Director Talent Acquisition

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