Avoid these 7 Online Games Scam Ploys and Traps


In a business said to be worth a total of more than $15 billion, online games scam incidents have soared in the past couple of years.

Fans of multi-player role-playing games, cell phone quizzes and online casinos have handed over all kinds of swag, from virtual “gold” and other imaginary credits, through real cash to personal details in a phishing scheme aimed at identity theft.

The irony is that, in at least some online games, it’s perfectly legit to scam others within the scope of the gameplay, though not, of course, in the real world!

Here are the seven most common types of Internet scams:  Avoid these 7 Online Games Scam Ploys and Traps.

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