There seem to be as many digital scams out there as there are stars in the galaxy. Nowadays, people have to really watch out for them, and those individuals who are not supper tech savvy while also being incredibly trusting have the highest chances of parting with their hard earned money.
But scams themselves are not new. In fact, they were all too prevalent even before the rise of the computer and telephone. Because those scams worked so well in the past, fraudsters decided to revamp them into scams that we know today.
So, if you’ve ever wondered where some of these prevalent digital-age cons were coming from, we’ve got you covered. Let’s look into the history of some of these and, hopefully, learn how to avoid them in the future!