Archive for month: April, 2015

It’s a reputable company – must be reliable right?

29 Apr
April 29, 2015

Bitcoin Max Profit markets itself as a place where people can get Cloud Mining, whereby users pay funds for ‘hash power’ in a mining pool and earn returns over time.

They offer 3 price ranges: Bronze – $400, Silver – $4000 and Gold – $6000. There is currently no information regarding who is in charge of the site, or where they have registered the business, if it is in fact registered anywhere. Read more →

Beware! Online scam puts your bank details at risk

13 Apr
April 13, 2015

Scammers are now sending out emails with attachments containing malware, used to gain access to sensitive information.

Online security experts attempt to spread the word regarding new scams to alert users regarding suspicious emails that claim to contain invoices, even if they appear to be legitimate. Read more →

Elderly remain prime targets among financial scammers

07 Apr
April 7, 2015

Financial scams targeting the elderly are on the rise and are now considered the crime of the 21st century.

Older American’s are seen as easy targets since it is felt that they have money on hand and it is readily available to them at all times. Unfortunately the majority of these crimes often go unreported as many seniors may be too afraid to report the crime or be worried about retaliation.  Read more →