Online scams can occur in many different forms. Below are the top five scams as reported by the Federal Trade Commission for 2009:
For a complete list of online scams reported in 2009,
- Identity Theft
- Third Party and Creditor Debt Collection
- Internet Services
- Shop-at-Home/Catalog Sales
- Foreign Money Offers & Counterfeit check Scams
Identity Theft is the most reported incident at 21%.
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