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The con : how scams work, why you're vulnerable, and how to protect yourself / James Munton and Jelita McLeod.

Munton, James, 1971- (Author). McLeod, Jelita, 1971- (Added Author).
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  • 6 of 6 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Covington-Veedersburg Public Library-Covington 362.88 MUN (Text) 32572000465757 CVBPLC Adult Nonfiction Available -
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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781442207318 :
  • ISBN: 1442207310 :
  • Physical Description: vii, 211 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield, c2011.

Content descriptions

General Note: Includes index.
Formatted Contents Note: Scams 101: admitting there's a problem -- Know the enemy: elements of a con -- The weakest link: why scams work -- Mayhem in the mail: avoiding postal pitfalls -- Up close and personal: danger on your doorstep -- Dialing for dollars: fending off phone fraud -- Fortifying the firewall: evading electronic scams -- Out and about: sidestepping street swindles -- Don't mix business with pleasure: affinity fraud & investment scams -- It ain't me: identity theft -- Recovering from identity theft.
Citation/References Note: Bklst 07/01/2011
Subject: Fraud > Prevention.
Swindlers and swindling.

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