Beware... Fake fundraising emails are on the rise!
Over the last few months, I've noticed a rise in the number of fake fundraising emails. Most of them were election related, but the fact remains, there are now spammers making money off of unsuspecting people who THINK they're supporting a worthy cause.
It's harder for people to realize they've been taken advantage of, because unlike buying something from a spammer, when you make a donation you don't expect to receive a product in the mail.
This is particularly disturbing because it means that people are not only sending money to criminals, but they are also depriving legitimate charities of their donations.
I received so many fraudulent emails from both sides during the election I lost count. I even received so... [More]
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