We’ve all probably received a phone call – typically in the middle of dinner – about some great investment opportunity where we can earn millions of dollars if we just provide our credit card information. Most of us know that these are false. Unfortunately, scammers are finding more sophisticated ways to trick their victims into handing over their money. While the Internet is a great resource, it is also a goldmine for the corrupt. This infographic from Backgroundcheck.org explains some of the most common Internet scams as well as ways to prevent them. When in doubt, it’s always best to check with the IT experts at your organization for advice on protecting yourself from potential Internet crimes.

 International Internet Scam Hotspots

Wealth can attract trouble. How can you better protect your family?