The Con: How Scams Work, Why You're Vulnerable, and How to Protect Yourself

The Con: How Scams Work, Why You're Vulnerable, and How to Protect Yourself

James Munton, Jelita McLeod


nobody thinks it might take place to them, yet american citizens are forty instances prone to be defrauded than to have their vehicles stolen or their houses burgled. Con artists damage humans financially and emotionally, leaving of their wake a path of destruction, damaged hearts, and deflated desires. step one to battling fraud is to appreciate it. What do scams seem like? Why are they potent? the next move is to do so. How will we defend ourselves and our households? The Con: How Scams paintings, Why you are susceptible, and the way to guard Yourself informs and engages with available tales of standard humans from all walks of lifestyles thrown into unforeseen and disorienting conditions. The publication is going behind the curtain of real-world cons to ascertain the logistics and psychology that permit scams to be successful. The aim is to aid humans comprehend and realize deception, and within the similar manner that they steer clear of different in all likelihood harmful events, take a detour. as soon as readers achieve a transparent suggestion of what scams glance and sound like and discovered uncomplicated concepts to lessen own threat, keeping themselves can be simply as instinctive as placing on a seat belt.

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