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North American scam alert / [presented by] Hiline Videoworks ; produced by Ross Mayberry ; directed by Ross Mayberry ; information provided by BBC of Vancouver Island.

Mayberry, Ross. (Added Author). McDonough, Mayo. (Added Author). Better Business Bureau of Vancouver Island. (Added Author). Hiline Videoworks. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (37 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Victoria, BC : Hiline Videoworks, 2006.

Content descriptions

Creation/Production Credits Note:
Online editor, Mike Wavrecan ; offline editor, Ross Mayberry.
Participant or Performer Note:
Host/presenter, Mayo McDonough.
Summary, etc.:
Provides an overview of common scams, covering: identity theft; Internet fraud; resort and vacation scams; foreign lottery scams; work schemes; advance fee loans and financial scams; Nigerian letter schemes; bogus charities; unsolicited invoices and fake charges; home repair scams; vacuum cleaner sales scams; vehicle classified scams.
System Details Note:
DVD-R; full screen presentation.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Fraud > North America.
Fraud > Prevention.
Swindlers and swindling.
Swindlers and swindling > North America.
Identity theft.
Identity theft > North America.
Identity theft > Prevention.
Internet fraud.
Internet fraud > North America.
Internet fraud > Prevention.
Genre: Instructional films.

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