What Are the Dangers of Online Scams?, 1st Edition

  • John Allen
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  • ISBN-10: 1682828883
  • ISBN-13: 9781682828885
  • DDC: 364.16
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released November 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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Online scams bilk internet users out of millions of dollars each year. From phishing schemes to romance scams, online scammers take advantage of their victims’ weaknesses to steal their money or personal data. This book looks at why people fall for online scams and how they can avoid them.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
1: A Scam on Online Gamers.
2: The Growing Problem of Online Scams.
3: How Victims Are Harmed by Online Scams.
4: Why People Fall for Online Scams.
5: Can Online Scams Be Stopped?.
6: Avoiding Online Scams.
Source Notes.
Organizations and Websites.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.