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  • A report form which allows you to share information about scams you encounter. Any type of scam is accepted, whether it is related to fraudulent websites, emails, social networks or phone scams...
  • A forum in which you can ask questions in case you have doubts or need assitance.
  • An encyclopedia that encompasses the ways scams work and helps you identify common scamming tactics so you can protect yourself from falling prey to them.
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Best Practice

Scammed while buying online? Not the end of the world!

We all make mistakes and impulsive decisions every now and then, so if you’ve fallen victim to a scammer while shopping online, don’t despair! You may be able to get your money back if you follow certain steps...


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Tip

Shopping online: Accessible, easy to use...and to abuse!

Online shopping made life much easier for many of us, scammers included. They are prone to creating fake sites with amazing prices. But there are things you can do to check a website's trustworthiness before making your purchase.


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Investigation

Crypto scams: A new way to rob investors blind!

In our day and age of technological advancements, Cryptocurrency is an investment field ripe with opportunities- especially for scammers! Do you know what the most common tactics used by crypto scammers are?


Last reported scams

pococketoptiondcx.com > Fraudulent website
31 minutes ago... This scammer cloned a persons TikTok account who has a legitimate copy trading business which is who I thought I was talking to! I deposited €58 in BTC but when I asked for the signal trade the person came back and tried to extort €2k. This is when I susp
service@patably.com Prettylittlething.com > Social Media Scam
one hour ago... Comment / Review: Stay away scam . Scam contents: Clothing sale for pretty little thing . SUSPECTED SCAM!
support@fundsurgeinvestments.com 16108350414 Fundsurgeinvestments.com > Investment scam
one hour ago... Comment / Review: Have more screenshots if needed on email thanks. Scam contents: Crypto investment,but don't tell you that you need to pay more to withdraw. SUSPECTED SCAM!
+18503762263 royalellx.com > Phishing
one hour ago... Comment / Review: Fake. Scam contents: Royal Mail: YOour shipping information is missing an address, so your package cannot be delivered. Please upload correct shipping information: https://royalellx.com (Please reply Y, then exit the text message, reopen
+19296694061 www.googlemovca.com > Social Media Scam
2 hours ago... Comment / Review: Not sue but received message on WhatsApp regarding we will pay you a good amount if you will provide review on our film so that they can attract investers.
+18455371615 Avery Piper > Job Scam
2 hours ago... Comment / Review: I looked up the number and found it had been used in a previous scam under a different name. Scam contents: Hello, my name is Avery Piper from PathoVax, LLC. Impressed by your outstanding resume, we are enthusiastic about the potential to hav
contact@vip.order-confirmation MIXOMAD > Classified Scam
3 hours ago... Comment / Review: WOULD LOVE FOR YOU TO CATCH THESE CROOKS!. Scam contents: I BOUGHT 19 BOTTLES OF LIQUOR FOR 400 DOLLARS! ELMA SAID IT WAS ON ITS WAY THEN THEY SENT TO TWO DIFFRENT ADDRESSES. SINCE DECEMBER 20 2O23. NOTHING YET.
+27636289490 > Phone Fraud
6 hours ago... This phone number is contacting people on whatsapp pretending to be me. They are asking my mom to send money and airtime. They used a picture of me on the profile photo. They know what my profession is and I want to stop this before it gets out of hand, before
leadingcompanion@proton.me leadingcompanions.com > Other Scam
6 hours ago... If you are a victim of this scam,please comment and let us know what method of payment you used and if you filed a police report and a complaint online. Use Bing then Google when searching the internet. Bing seems to have more results then Google. Puppy sca
Sophie pearson 4165 madison hwy valdosta georgia > Scam using Paypal
6 hours ago... Comment / Review: I.lost over 500$. Scam contents: Ordered a iPhone 15 by pay pal in my name an email toddt7175@gmail.com it was sent to Sophie Pearson 4165 Madison hwy Valdosta Georgia
smartteacuppuppieshome0@gmail.com > Other Scam
7 hours ago... If you are a victim of this scam,please comment and let us know what method of payment you used and if you filed a police report and a complaint online. Use Bing then Google when searching the internet. Bing seems to have more results then Google. Puppy sca
admin@sevock.com +6162186359 sevock.com > Fraudulent website
7 hours ago... sevock.com may seem like a reputable online shop selling different types of outdoor products and items however appearances can be misleading. Customers run the risk of receiving poor quality items or nothing a all from this website. The prices seem unreali
info@chronolla.uk chronolla.uk > Fraudulent website
7 hours ago... chronolla.uk is a scam online shop pretends to be selling low priced furniture to steal people's money. The website is identical to another deceptive online shop reported here: https://www.scamwatcher.com/scam/view/742772 Both websites share the same cont
teacupchihuahuah@gmail.com teacupchihuhuahomes25.com > Other Scam
8 hours ago... If you are a victim of this scam,please comment and let us know what method of payment you used and if you filed a police report and a complaint online. Use Bing then Google when searching the internet. Bing seems to have more results then Google. Puppy sca
+639293241698 I don't know > Other Scam
8 hours ago... Comment / Review: IT'S SUSPICIOUS PLEASE Review it. Scam contents: RECHARGING AND GIVING TASK IT'S JUST SUSPICIOUS . SUSPECTED SCAM!
service@killmett.com killmett.com > Fraudulent website
8 hours ago... I NEED these shorts, but, this is a fraudulent shop and i should really look elsewhere. First of all the prices on here are justw ay too good to be true and the product pictures seem to have been lifted from other online stores ( if you reverse search these
support@mongatee.com mongatee.com > Fraudulent website
8 hours ago... This website may seem like a legitimate apparel store at a first glance, however, this is nothing more than a scam. Not only is every single of their listings on sale, the product pictures seem to have been ripped from other shops as well. The content on her
+16728876331 Wendy (2 comments) > Investment scam
8 hours ago... I was contacted by Wendy via messaging and then WhatsApp. She said we met a few years ago and I had helped her with directions and gave her my number in case she ran into any problems. This sounded very familiar. We spent two weeks communicating daily and exch
support@swiftpromining.com SWIFTPROMINING (1 comment) > Investment scam
9 hours ago... Here is the transcript of our chat: SwiftProMining Don't close the window and wait ME ok. sent it from metamask nothing yet. SwiftProMining Ok, it is fully automated, I have no control on this. SwiftProMining May I ask a few questions ? ME yes Sw
hot@examfreevs.com carlikersk.life > Fraudulent website
9 hours ago... This website's contact email address is linked to a network of fake online stores as you can see from the reports below: https://www.scamwatcher.com/?q=hot%40examfreevs.com#search-container Do not fall for the super low prices and discounts, shopping here
corridaportugal.com > Fraudulent website
9 hours ago... Scam business. They send a "mistaken" order worth a fraction of what was paid, and then hold your money to ransom pending a return of the item at your expense. In Portugal, it's obligatory to have a link to the country's complaints section, which this site doe
kreetbcbgg@hotmail.com towegarden.shop > Fraudulent website
9 hours ago... This website's contact email address happens to be a free email address, this is a huge red flag and a sign for you to stay away. But if that was not enough, you should know that excessive sales are a poor business practcie that scammers and sleazy dropshippe
+447378193505 Al2 > Investment scam
9 hours ago... Comment / Review: sono insistenti e minacciano azioni legali. Scam contents: vogliono dopo primo versamento di 260 euro una cauzione di 1000 per le tasse o 3000 per essere soci
support@investmentcex.com investmentcex.com > Investment scam
9 hours ago... Investmentcex at a first glance has quite the professional looking website, untill you notice that they're using stock images a little too much. Not only that but the physical address that they're using turned out to be fake as you can see from the screenshot
fchcrypto@outlook.com fchgroup.co > Investment scam
10 hours ago... This website may seem like a legitimate crypto exchange at a first glance up untill u notice that they're using a free email address. I could not find a company registration number or any relevant company information like a physical address anywhere on the si
simpleswap.guru > Investment scam
10 hours ago... This trading website failed to include relevant company information and did not bother to include an email address yet it's claiming that they've got the lowest fees and the fastest withdrawal process. Furthermore, this website's not even 2 months old as yo
info@tradecipro100.com tradecipro100.com > Investment scam
10 hours ago... This website may seem like a trustworthy crypto exchange at first glance, however, i'd like you to take a look at their terms of service, specifically the parts where they left the "Lorem Ipsum" filler parts. Yes this website was created out of a ready made t
info@justmella.uk justmella.uk > Fraudulent website
10 hours ago... The website looks like a reputable online shop however, it's deceiving customers by failing to deliver their orders. As you can notice, the prices listed seem unrealistically low used mainly to entice customers into making purchases. The pictures displayed
+27210653106 > Phone Fraud
11 hours ago... I have been harassed by these numbers please need help removing them. The other numbers I been phoned on is: 021 065 3108 031 055 1125 021 065 3108 010 065 5600 011 036 7491 063 588 5511 021 065 3106
+27627886077 > Phone Fraud
11 hours ago... Comment / Review: Sends SMS to click link. Takes you to fake PayPal payment. They intercept your SMS's to receive the OTP code for lank payment. SUSPECTED SCAM!
+27627886077 pub-ed38f0f0a07648259a1c73f891af70c0.r2.dev > Scam using Paypal
11 hours ago... Comment / Review: SMS was sent to my cellphone number. The link took me to a fraudulent website.They knew I was expecting a delivery so used that company's name on the website.
support@puwithous.com simulen.com (1 comment) > Fraudulent website
11 hours ago... simulen.com closely resembles another scam online shop flagged here on Scamwatcher: https://www.scamwatcher.com/scam/view/742742 Both websites share the same content, pictures, contact information and more. The website is trying to steal people's money by
sales@corieventsfurnitureandtents.com +27836409345 www.corieventsfurnitureandtents.com > Classified Scam
11 hours ago... I had lived in Lagos, Nigeria for several years. When speaking to the "owner" via phone, I identified a West African (probably Nigerian) accent. The giveaway of the business is that it claims to deliver anywhere in South Africa for R700, be it Bloemfontein o
support@sup-mkt.com +64225672192 www.silverdoor.com > Fraudulent website
11 hours ago... Comment / Review: 0/10. Scam contents: I came upon an “Amazon” add where a vanity desk and an iPhone 14 were both on sale for $70 each. I KNOW “why would you believe that?” Well I am a very gullible person and by chance my boyfriend has been wanting an
support@puwithous.com limrile.com > Fraudulent website
11 hours ago... limrile.com pretends to be selling a wide range of products at a reduced rate however it's actually a deceptive online shop The website listed all of its items on permanently sale at unrealistic prices. This tactic is usually used by scammers to entice custom