Scambook TV

About this original series

Have you been ripped off or conned? Scambook Weekly Update can help you fight back! Each week, Kevan offers exclusive insider hints and security tips. Subscribe to our channel for all the latest news on financial fraud, identity theft, bait-and-switch, phishing, smishing, email scams, viruses, counterfeit products, false advertising, bogus eBay auctions, sketchy Craigslist ads, and more. Got a complaint? Report it here: www.scambook.com/report/submit Visit Scambook online: www.scambook.com www.scambook.com/blog Become a Fan of Scambook on Facebook: on.fb.me./scambookfacebook Follow Scambook on Twitter: twitter.com/scambook

Episodes of Scambook TV

    • What Should You Do if Your Identity is Stolen? 3...

      What should you do if your identity has been stolen? If you believe you've become the victim of identity theft, don't panic! Scambook is here to help you control the damage. Watch our latest video for 3 tips to take immediate action and repair your identity after a scammer violates your privacy. Kevan breaks it down into easy steps: place a fraud alert on your credit report, order a free credit report to catch and dispute any fraudulent activity, and how to create an identity theft report with...

      • Release date
        Jun 18, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:15
    • 3 Tips for Last Minute Father's Day Shopping

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/06/3-tips-for-last-minute-fathers-day-shopping/ Father's Day is June 16 and Scambook TV has the last minute shopping tips you need to protect Dad from a scam. Don't get ripped off looking for the perfect Father's Day gift! Scambook's own Kevan offers 3 tips to avoid hidden charges, contract fees, black-out dates, restocking fees and fraudulent online stores. Watch our latest YouTube video for the safest way to find last-minute Father's Day bargains....

      • Release date
        Jun 6, 2013
      • Runtime
        01:45
    • Top 3 Scams for Mother's Day 2013 and How to Avo...

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/04/top-3-scams-for-mothers-day-2013-and-how-to-avoid-them/ Mother's Day 2013 is May 12, so today's episode of Scambook TV is all about protecting your Mom from holiday scams. Scammers love to exploit holiday hype and Mother's Day is no different. Fraudsters know you're searching for Mother's Day gifts, e-cards, flower delivery services and other special discounts for Mother's Day activities. They may take advantage of your holiday shopping interests...

      • Release date
        Apr 29, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:31
    • 1 Super Easy Facebook Security Trick to Protect ...

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/04/1-super-easy-facebook-security-trick-to-protect-your-account-from-hackers/ Kevan is back with another episode of Scambook TV. In today's episode, Kevan reveals one super easy tip to boost your Facebook security and protect your account from hackers. He tells us how to close your Facebook Active Sessions.Closing your Active Sessions only takes a minute but it can be hard to find the right Security menu on Facebook's site, so our step-by-step video...

      • Release date
        Apr 12, 2013
      • Runtime
        01:26
    • Fake iPad Mini Exclusive Review: GooPad Mini And...

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/04/fake-ipad-mini-knockoff-exclusive-review-goopad-mini-android-tablet-unboxing/ It's official: the Chinese iPad Mini knock-off (the GooPad Mini) is here! If you're looking for a cheaper iPad Mini and you're not an Apple fanatic, a fake iPad Mini running Android might be an option for you. Scambook got one of the hotly anticipated GooPad Mini tablets, an Android device from China. Kase gives an exclusive unboxing review of the fake iPad Mini. He sho...

      • Release date
        Apr 4, 2013
      • Runtime
        03:14
    • Tax Season Safety: 5 Quick Tips to Avoid Identit...

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/02/tax-season-safety-5-quick-tips-to-avoid-identity-theft/ Tax season means an increased risk of identity theft. In today's episode of Scambook TV, Kevan gives us 5 tips to avoid identity theft when you prepare to file your taxes by April 15, 2013. These are the official tips from the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) and Scambook endorses them wholeheartedly. By following these simple safety tips, you'll reduce your chances of becoming an identity the...

      • Release date
        Feb 25, 2013
      • Runtime
        01:39
    • Scam Alert: CyberCrime@FBI.gov Computer Virus Bl...

      Read more at: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/02/... Today's episode of Scambook TV is a warning about ransomware, a cyber scam that's threatening consumers online. Ransomware is a computer virus/malware program that borrows its tactics from kidnapping; hackers seize control of your computer and demand you pay a ransom to unlock it. Recently, hackers have been targeting victims with ransomware that impersonates the FBI. Kevan describes how computer users get a message that claims to be from ...

      • Release date
        Feb 18, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:29
    • Top 3 Valentine's Day Cyber Scams to Watch Out For

      Read more at: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/02/top-3-valentines-day-cyber-scams-to-watch-out-for-ecards-phishing-chatbots/ Today's episode of Scambook TV is all about Valentine's Day cyber scams. Kevan explains that scammers always exploit holiday hype and use popular holiday-themed keywords to lay traps for consumers. For example, they know that Valentine's Day will bring an influx of Google searches for terms like "romantic dinner restaurant," "flower delivery," "speed dating," or "Valen...

      • Release date
        Feb 11, 2013
      • Runtime
        03:19
    • Don't Get Scammed on Craigslist: 3 New Anti-Frau...

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/02/dont-get-scammed-on-craigslist-3-new-anti-fraud-safety-tips/ Today's Scambook TV will help you avoid Craigslist scams. As Kevan says, Craigslist is the online classified ads section of the internet. It's a great place to find an apartment, look for a job, or buy and sell just about anything. Unfortunately, it's also a hot bed for scammers. Fraudsters use Craigslist to execute a wide variety of schemes from wire transfer fraud to bogus secret shop...

      • Release date
        Feb 4, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:28
    • Are You at Risk? How to Protect Yourself from He...

      Read more: http://www.scambook.com/blog/2013/01/are-you-at-risk-how-to-protect-yourself-from-health-scams/ Health scams pose a serious threat to consumers. In today's episode of Scambook TV, Kevan identifies the two most common health scams: "miracle cure" products and fake online pharmacies. Aside from stealing your money or leaving you vulnerable to identity theft, health scams are particularly dangerous because they may cause consumers to delay the actual medical treatment they need. Kevan ...

      • Release date
        Jan 28, 2013
      • Runtime
        02:19