The second annual National BBB Password Day takes place on March 15, when Canadians are encouraged to change their passwords.
If anyone spots a business or offer that sounds like an illegal scheme or fraud, they are asked to contact the BBB at BBB.org/scamtracker.
Those who believe that they know better are often the last to raise their defenses when criminals are nearby. And you've also seen lists that offer oddly skewed results, such as the recent FBI announcement that scammers pretending to be FBI agents are now the most prevalent Internet crime.
The best tool for finding out if the profile text someone is using has been stolen from another profile is Google.
Believe it or not, the online dating profiles from most dating sites are searchable on Google.
1.) Online dating scams Anyone out there never done anything dumb for love? You may now relinquish your credentials as a human being. I once knew the FBI agent in charge of investigating cyber-love scams.
He put it this way: Men could learn a lot from con artist lovers.