We've highlighted some of the more popular (and harmful) types of fraud and scams in this section. For more details on these and other scams, follow the links below.
Anti-phishing working group - View actual phishing emails that have circulated over the last three years.
ebay - View screen-by-screen details in this spoof email tutorial.
FBI - Read about common fraud schemes.
FraudWatch International - View a list of names used by scam artists and details about their scams.
FTC - Find consumer information on ID theft, online shopping safety tips, spam, spyware, kids' privacy, and more.
GetNetWise - Learn about spam and eliminate unwanted E-mails.
Identity Theft Resource Center - Look up current scams thieves use to steal your identity.
Informational security videos - These short, interactive videos from Intuit Financial Services offer tips for avoiding phishing, identity theft, and fraud on the Internet, social media and portable devices.
Institute of Consumer Financial Education - Browse through past consumer alerts.
Looks too good to be true - Prevent yourself from becoming a victim of an Internet scheme.
National Futures Association (NFA) - Learn how to avoid investment fraud.
Nigerian fraud email gallery - Read over 500 Nigerian fraud letters.
OnGuard Online - Learn how to protect your computer, your family and yourself online.
ScamBusters - Search this site to find out if you have a scam on your hands.
Snopes - Check out urban legends and common email forwards.
Truth or fiction - Get an email reality check.
U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission - Learn about "pump and dump" investment schemes.
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