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What’s with all the concert ticket scams on Facebook? – NOW Magazine

What’s with all the concert ticket scams on Facebook?  NOW Magazine “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Widow loses $42K in Facebook ‘sweetheart scam’ – KXAN.com

Widow loses $ 42K in Facebook ‘sweetheart scam’  KXAN.com “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Widow loses $42K in Facebook ‘sweetheart scam’ – KTAB – BigCountryHomepage.com

Widow loses $ 42K in Facebook ‘sweetheart scam’  KTAB – BigCountryHomepage.com “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Facebook scams: When your “friends” are actually hackers – CBS News

Facebook scams: When your “friends” are actually hackers  CBS News “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Nigeria: Facebook and Twitter in Buhari’s firing line at the UN – The Africa Report

Nigeria: Facebook and Twitter in Buhari’s firing line at the UN  The Africa Report “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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The Military’s Big Problem With Facebook Love Scams – The New York Times

The Military’s Big Problem With Facebook Love Scams  The New York Times Scammers are using social media to impersonate real American *service* members to cheat vulnerable people out of their money. The Defense Department … “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Facebook scam-busting service goes live – BBC News

Facebook scam-busting service goes live  BBC News Scammers are being targeted by a new tool for UK Facebook users that allows the reporting of fake adverts. The feature came about after Martin Lewis, founder … “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Amateur Fake Facebook Gig Ticket Scam Ripping Off Hundreds Of Aussies – 10 daily

Amateur Fake Facebook Gig Ticket Scam Ripping Off Hundreds Of Aussies  10 daily EXCLUSIVE: Foreign scammers are posing as kind grandparents on Facebook, ripping off Aussie concertgoers in a fake ticketing fraud which appears to be a … “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Look Inside The Secret Lives Of Instagram, Facebook Scammers – Forbes

Look Inside The Secret Lives Of Instagram, Facebook Scammers  Forbes The mentality of some of the people behind the heartbreaking realities of social media scams is revealed through an online forum. “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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The Week in Tech: Facebook Romance Scams and Banking Hacks – The New York Times

The Week in Tech: Facebook Romance Scams and Banking Hacks  The New York Times Each week, we review the week’s news, offering analysis about the most important developments in the tech industry. Want this newsletter in your inbox? “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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This Facebook military scam is spreading – Komando

This Facebook military scam is spreading  Komando Since the days of dial-up modems, sweetheart scams have thrived on the internet. Today, Facebook is the go-to site for these types of catfishing schemes. You… “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Facebook connected her to a tattooed soldier in Iraq. Or so she thought. – News18

Facebook connected her to a tattooed soldier in Iraq. Or so she thought.  News18 A fraud is flourishing on Facebook and Instagram, where scammers impersonate real U.S. *service* members to swindle vulnerable women. Thousands of women … “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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While Reporting on Facebook Scams, an Unexpected Tragedy – The New York Times

While Reporting on Facebook Scams, an Unexpected Tragedy  The New York Times I was writing about women duped by fake American soldiers when one of my sources was killed. After I found out, telling her story felt even more important. “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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The Weekly | Facebook Love Scams: Who’s Really Behind That Friend Request? – The New York Times

The Weekly | Facebook Love Scams: Who’s Really Behind That Friend Request?  The New York Times A New TV Show from The New York Times on FX and Hulu. “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Facebook Connected Her to a Tattooed Soldier in Iraq. Or So She Thought. – The New York Times

Facebook Connected Her to a Tattooed Soldier in Iraq. Or So She Thought.  The New York Times Renee Holland sent her Facebook friend thousands of dollars. She became entwined in a global fraud that the social network and the United States military … “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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5 Things to Know About Military Romance Scams on Facebook – The New York Times

5 Things to Know About Military Romance Scams on Facebook  The New York Times Here’s how victims are hooked, and what Facebook and the United States military say they can (and cannot) do about it. “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Facebook won’t let you opt out of its phone number ‘look up’ setting – TechCrunch

Facebook won’t let you opt out of its phone number ‘look up’ setting  TechCrunch Users are complaining that the phone number Facebook hassled them to use to secure their account with two-factor authentication has also been associated … “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Nigerian ‘Yahoo Boys’ Are Posing as US Military Members on Facebook – Military.com

Nigerian ‘Yahoo Boys’ Are Posing as US Military Members on Facebook  Military.com Facebook scammers go under the microscope this week on the FX Channel news program “The Weekly,” produced in partnership with The New York Times. “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Delhi Police arrests Nigerian for duping people on Facebook – India Today

Delhi Police arrests Nigerian for duping people on Facebook  India Today The accused identified as Arthur Okeke alias Arthur Akunne along with his associates would trap people by interacting with them on Facebook. “Nigeria scam” – Google News

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Del Webb Spruce Creeker falls for Nigeria gift card scam on Facebook – Villages-News

Del Webb Spruce Creeker falls for Nigeria gift card scam on Facebook  Villages-News An 82-year-old Del Webb Spruce Creek resident called a Marion County sheriff’s deputy for help Wednesday after realizing she’d fallen for a scam on Facebook. “Nigeria scam” – Google News