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Snoskred on Fake Check Scams and Scambaiting

They say if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. For those of us who want to work from home for family, health or other reasons the available REAL jobs are few and far between. However, there’s plenty of scammers out there who will prey on your situation and take advantage of […]

Feb 15, 2018
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Updated: Fraud Alert! Don’t cash checks from Surveylot.com!

Looking for a review of Surveylot.com? Two I’ve Tried That readers have reported receiving cashier’s checks from Surveylot.com, which means there are many more checks out there. This is a classic fake check scam. Don’t cash them! Your bank might tell you that it’s a real cashier’s check. Don’t believe them. Fake checks can bounce […]

Sep 06, 2007
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Helium.com Review: Writers, start your keyboards!

I have not been as excited about a review since Entertainment books. I see so much online crap—so many programs and sites that will change your life! If you will only give me $50 and follow my program! It’s tiring, to tell you the truth. Steve has bags under his eyes that he sometimes trips […]

Apr 13, 2010
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I was scammed by someone posing as SurveyLot.com

[Note: Surveylot.com is not the scammer here. Someone has simply made fake checks with the Surveylot.com information on them, so Surveylot.com is a victim, too.] I’ve Tried That reader Joanna shared her story in the comments section of a Surveylot.com post. SurveyLot.com is a complete scam. 2 weeks ago after my husband lost his job, […]

Apr 18, 2008
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Data entry jobs: Stay Away from Dataentrybusiness.com

Want to get regular scambusting updates? Sign up for e-mail or RSS updates. Another one bites the dust. I keep hoping for a legitimate data entry job, but this one is not it. Dataentrybusiness.com cannot possibly fulfill its promises. It’s heavily promoted by top-paying-online-jobs.com, which should be ashamed of itself. It won’t, of course, because […]

Dec 11, 2007
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Data Entry Jobs: Fusion Cash Review

Want to get regular scambusting updates? Sign up for e-mail or RSS updates. Hmm…a philosophical question: do I review the program itself, or the website that promotes (and presumably profits from) the program? I’ll go for a minimalist approach and let you draw your own conclusions, except when I draw them for you with such […]

Apr 07, 2016
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How To: Spot the Ebook Presell Page

As technology continues to progress, nearly everything is making the transition to becoming a web based application. Unfortunately, the number one thing we could do without are used car salesmen doused in cheap cologne. That’s right. These annoying people have found their way onto the web in the form of ebook presell pages. What is […]

May 31, 2007
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Google Pack Review — Useful Free Software

At IveTriedThat, we love nothing more than to review something that won’t actually cause us to lose money. That’s why, when Google released the Google Pack, we were jumping with joy to hear that we got a whole mess of free software to review. Seriously. I had a hard time convincing Joe to keep his […]

May 29, 2007
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Surveylot.com: $1,000 per week taking surveys?

Want to get regular scambusting updates? Sign up for e-mail or RSS updates. Did you get an unexpected check from “Surveylot.com?” Cashing it could land you in debt and in jail! Read this post. There are hundreds, maybe even thousands of outfits promising to show you how to make lots of money just taking online […]

Nov 19, 2007