The Internet has been the great equalizer, the resource that anyone with access can tap into to learn about everything from aeronautical maneuvers to keeping rare breeds of cats. It’s a treasure trove of incredible information, and also cat pictures… lots and lots of cat pictures. Yes, the Internet has a little bit of everything, and unfortunately that also includes scammers.
We all try and be vigilant, but sooner or later we let our guard down and something, or someone, creeps into our digital life. It’s not always easy being a denizen of the Internet, so today we’ve got a fantastic infographic for your learning pleasure. It covers the basics of learning to both spot and avoid online scams, and the tips and suggestions are actually quite useful. Even if you already know this stuff, someone like your parents, grandparents, or that friend that keeps getting taken for a ride, could find this very helpful.
Infographic Title: Online Scams & How To Avoid Them
It’s incredible how easy it is for us to be manipulated, especially by people that we trust. That’s why we need to be ever vigilant, especially on the Internet. After all, even after 20+ years of existence, the Internet is still a little like the Wild West.