37,000 fake shopping sites closed

37,000 fake shopping websites across 27 countries

 

Retailers make most of their money this time of year, the problem is that scam artist know that and will take advantage of the increase sales opportunities. thousands of fake websites appear on the net offering anything you could want, all you need to do is send them the money. By the time you realize that it is a fake website, your cash, good name, reputation, credit, and your identification has been taken or damaged.  Recently I received a notice from my Internet/antivirus program about 37,000 fake shopping websites closed down across 27 countries.   http://blogs.quickheal.com/wp/global-crackdown-on-37000-fake-shopping-sites/ . following their suggestions #4,5, 6 & 7 is your best defense.

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