Craigslist Cashier’s Check Scam – How to Spot and Avoid

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I use Craigslist all the time – usually it’s painless and I meet with the buyer in person and complete the transaction, but other times I get weird text messages from strangers who want to send me extra money in the form of a cashiers check to cover “shippers fees” or other ridiculous charges that … Read more

Are Survey Sites Really Worth It To Make Money Online?

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You see it everywhere – recommended on every “Make Money” and “Personal Finance” website – taking surveys can make you money, from the comfort of your own home! But is taking surveys actually a way to make money, or is it an overhyped waste of your time? The reality is that survey sites are not … Read more

“Grocery stores fear him” advertisement and other scams from Crisis Education LLC

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If you’ve been on the internet recently you’ve probably seen the following ad plastered around your screen, showing a farmer in a red hat with the bold text “Grocery stores fear him!”. But what, really, could grocery stores┬áhate so much about this guy? I decided to investigate for myself to see what was going on, … Read more