Affluent Seattle Suburb Repeatedly Fell for Nigerian Prince-Style Phishing Scam
SCAM ALERT – WASHINGTON – NIGERIAN PRINCE STYLE PHISHING SCAM ALERT - Affluent Seattle Suburb Repeatedly Fell for Nigerian Prince-Style Phishing Scam – ‘According to a report from the Seattle Times, Yarrow Point’s now-former fiscal coordinator (who had a personal driver) did not question emails from someone claiming to be the mayor asking him to wire thousands of dollars to a New York bank account.’
Nigerian Prince Email Scammer Arrested: Police - Across Louisiana, LA - A "middle man" in the Nigerian prince email scheme that bilked millions of dollars from victims has been arrested, police say.
Beware: Crypto scammers are posing as Elon Musk and John McAfee to steal digital cash
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW – CRYPTO SCAMS - Cryptocurrency Scammers on Twitter Pose as Celebrities to Steal Digital Cash – ‘Using social networks to facilitate phishing campaigns, the long-running scam is the modern-day equivalent of the trusty Nigerian Prince email scam—praying on the gullible to make easy money. Reports of the fraud have been surfacing online since February, and it shows no signs of slowing down.’