Showing posts from February, 2020

It's Valentine's Day! Big day for Scammers

I got this from a girl at work who works for Cyber Security in the IT department.  She sends me lots of great info that I always share here.
Take a few minutes and read and check out the links.
Remember:  Never send money to someone you don't know!!!

Watch out for Romance Scams Valentine’s Day is a good reminder to alert friends and relatives of internet romance scams. Cyber criminals who use this type of fraud target victims, gain their confidence, and convince them to transfer funds. Remind everyone to use caution and never send gifts or money to someone they have not met in person.
For more resources that can be shared, see the Federal Trade Commission’s alert It’s not true love if they ask for money, the FTC video Online Romance Imposter Scams, and tips on Staying Safe on Social Networking Sites.
If you someone who has been a victim of a romance scam, encourage them to file a report with The Federal Trade Commission, and the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center (ic3).

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My friend Harold

Having a little fun!!

"I want you to text me immediately"

This is a good one.  So Gen Todd and I tried to video chat. Of course I never show my face and he never said anything and the picture of Gen Todd kept coming up.  Hilarious!!

I did a reading of this conversation on my You Tube channel so check it out.

Today's reading about Gen Todd

Here is the conversation.  Have a good laugh but remember this is how scammer sound.  

"How dare you say that to me?"

Yes I said that to you.  Check it out.

"Hey scammer, how's Nigeria?"

This is short and sweet.  

"Your English is terrible!"

I should start an online class to teach these boneheads how to write English.  That is the first giveaway with them.  But you already know that, right??  Right.
Please meet Bonehead Peter.