Posts tagged with ‘Negative Option’

Estonian Spammer Forges CBS and The Guardian

December 12, 2012

Get Rich Quick Scam Forges Genuine News Agencies Web Pages I recently received two emails from a friend’s old Hotmail account, but to two of my email addresses. Probably, the account has been hacked as I could detect no spoofing in the emails’ headers.  These are the emails, with the email addresses blacked out. Initial […]

Good News on Google Scams – Consumers Get Money From FTC

September 12, 2012

Google Treasure Chest Pay Back to Innocent, Duped, Scammed Consumers It was over three years ago that I first came across a scam, centred around Pacific Webworks (PWW), mainly under the Google Treasure Chest and Google Money Tree monikers.  As I delved deeper, along with other folks, we came across the true scale of the […]

Victory! Or is it Victory? Jesse Willms Surrenders All to FTC Onslaught.

February 24, 2012

Jesse Willms Folds Following Consumer-Led Pressure on FTC and Other Law Agencies Willms et al to Pay $359,291,898 Jesse Willms, (the Canadian who set the legal dogs, financed by his scamduggery, onto me, for telling the truth about him on this website), has finally caved in to the FTC charges.  This is the full FTC […]

FTC Take Action: Is This The End of The Fake News Site?

January 26, 2012

FTC Permanently Stops Six Operators from Using Fake News Sites that Allegedly Deceived Consumers about Acai Berry Weight-Loss Products Above is the FTC’s own headline from a news release yesterday.  The story is that they’ve hammered six operators of fake news sites into making settlements that surrender their assets.  They’ve also halted the six operations […]

Fabian Tactics of Google Work At Home Scam Legal Team

December 5, 2011

Pacific Webworks / Quad Try and Dodge the Issue Back in 2009 I stumbled upon a negative option scam for which those involved were sued by Google (and folded with an out-of-court settlement) and were prosecuted by Uncle Sam, losing again.  Initially, I was completely unaware of the depths of deception to which these people […]