Monthly Archives: March 2012

Computer error scam

Computer event-viewer errors  Those scammers called again yesterday. You know, the ones who offer a glossed over, vague business name with Microsoft in it somewhere. He warned me of terrible errors on my PC that imminently threaten to crash my computer, which one … Continue reading

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Telemarketing: mobile phone numbers made public – spam

Hoax Australians are being spammed with a fictitious email, scaremongering, saying that mobile numbers are soon to be made public and that telemarketers’ calls to your moby will be charged to you. It looks as if this hoax originated in the US … Continue reading

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Telemarketing Euphemisms

Want to be a telemarketer? Then here are the ‘Required Skills for Telemarketing’ that make for a good telemarketer, as stated on one website. Aunty P: flickr To be honest, I suggest that these skills are euphemisms (substituted and inoffensive or indirect … Continue reading

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