General Scams Archive

Beware Of This Very Dangerous “Free Wi-Fi” Travel Scam

If you travel with a laptop, be very careful with hooking up to just any wireless

Hotel Scam: Beware The Hotel Call From The Front Desk

A tricky hotel scam that is happening is one in which you receive a phone call

Beware Of Border Crossing Scams

Border crossing scams are the most prevalent type of travel scams that exist.  Many scammers like

5 Ways To Avoid Taxi Scams

The most common type of travel scams are taxi scams. Unfortunately there are corrupt taxi drivers just

Beware Of Chopstick Pickpockets In China

In China, they don’t just use chopsticks for eating. Pickpockets have used them to steal from

How To Avoid Credit Card Fraud While Traveling

Credit card fraud will ruin any vacation. I have heard many stories from people who have

Beware Of International Driving Permit Scams

Many websites offer International Driving Licenses for your international trip, but did you know that International Driving

Ripped Off: How To Avoid Being Overcharged While Traveling

It’s just a fact of traveling that foreigners are often expected to pay more than the

Purse Snatching And Slashing-What You Should Know

Purse snatching is one of the #1 scams that people who are traveling fall victim to.

ATM Scams-Why You Should Use Caution

Skimming Scams ATM scams are the most common scams that can happen in any country, so