Number Of Internet Scams, Schemes, Their Origin And Preventions Tips [Infographic]

The most famous scam these days (which was in media recently as well) comes as a phone call from Microsoft!. You end up giving access to your personal computer unknowingly and the next result is disastrous. It is a big scam and they want you to use your credit card in order to gain access back to your machine. Moving on, as the internet grows bigger and wilder; internet scams and different schemes to go around with them come to life every day. Number of internet scams registered are growing day by day ending up in huge financial and data losses.

This infographic shared by our regular contributor, looks at number of complaints, financial loss, internet schemes, their origins, and prevention tips. Around 66% of these scams come from United States.  Click the image to enlarge. Feel free to comment and share.


Source: backgroundcheck.org

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