Hoax-Slayer Knowledge Guides

Knowledge is Power
How to Avoid Getting Ripped-Off via Pre-Paid Debit Card Phone Scams
This Knowledge Guide explains how phishing scams work, how to recognize phishing attempts, and how to avoid getting caught.


Phishing Scams – Anti-Phishing Information
This Knowledge Guide explains how phishing scams work, how to recognize phishing attempts, and how to avoid getting caught.


Advance Fee Scams – Nigerian Scams – 419 Scam Information
This Knowledge Guide explains how advance fee ‘Nigerian’ scams operate and how to recognize and avoid them.


Advance Fee Lottery Scams – International Lottery Scam Information
This Knowledge Guide provides information about lottery scams, which are a type of advance fee scam.


Facebook Survey Scams
This Knowledge Guide explains what Facebook survey scams are, why scammers use them, and how to avoid getting tricked by them.


Facebook Sick Child Hoaxes
This Knowledge Guide explains what Facebook sick child hoaxes and scams are and how to recognize and help stop them.


Payment Transfer Job Scam Emails – Laundering Scams
This Knowledge Guide gives details about how money-laundering job scams work, and how to recognize and avoid them.


Internet Dating Scams
This Knowledge Guide provides information about Internet dating fraud and what to watch out for.


Overpayment Scams
This Knowledge Guide explains how overpayment scams work and how to recognize overpayment scam attempts.


Reshipping Fraud – Parcel Mule Scams
This Knowledge Guide describes reshipping fraud and how people can avoid becoming ‘parcel mules’.


Facebook Like-Farming Scams
This Knowledge Guide explains what Facebook like-farming scams are, why scammers use them, and how to avoid getting tricked by them.


Identifying Fake-News Articles and Websites
This Knowledge Guide explains how you can easily identify fake news articles and websites.


Don’t Get Caught by Celebrity Death Hoaxes and Scams
This Knowledge Guide explains how you can identify celebrity death hoaxes and scams.


What Is Facebook Cloning And How Can I Protect Myself From It?
This Knowledge Guide describes Facebook cloning, a technique in which scammers create a fake Facebook profile by using images and other information stolen from a targeted user’s real Facebook profile.