Banks to Refund Victims of Fraud in New Code Protection Scheme

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In the United Kingdom, a new protection scheme has been designed to protect individuals tricked into transferring money to fraudsters, which is now falling into place. Since last year, around 84,000 bank customers had been conned out of their money,… Continue Reading

Two Chinese students Accused of using Counterfeit iPhones to scam Apple

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Two Chinese students based in Oregon have been accused of using fake iPhones as part of a scam, which robbed Apple out of nearly $900,000 (£689,000) in revenue and iPhone replacements. According to court documents, the pair ordered the fake phones… Continue Reading

Instagram Users Targeted by Investment Scams

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Sometimes, it really does help to be sceptical of things that seem too good to be true? Chances are that most likely it is, especially when it comes to the use of social media apps, such as Instagram, where everything… Continue Reading

Happy Thanksgiving/Black Friday Weekend Everyone!

From all of us at Brainstain News, we hope our fine American readers have all had a very happy Thanksgiving with their friends and family. We hope you’re not feeling too bloated from all that dinner, because guess what? It’s… Continue Reading

Black Friday 2017: The Shopping Survival Guide

Tomorrow is Black Friday, the day when retailers offer various products at seriously cut price deals… Or at least, that’s the general idea of the day, seeing as it’s supposed to be the beginning of the Christmas shopping season. Other times,… Continue Reading

Five Reasons Why Cold Calling Should Be Stopped Immediately!

Let’s be real here – how many of you actually like getting those sales calls, or even like having salesmen at your door? Some schmuck randomly shows up at your doorstep, as if we were time warped back the late… Continue Reading