Psst.. Pass It On.. I Found Out Its a Hoax..

Bill Platt

When you receive an email telling you about a virus, what do you do with it Do you send it to everyone in your address book to help them protect themselves too

A virus warning is probably on its way to your inbox right now, claiming to be from a credible source and warning you of a dangerous virus on the loose. Beware. You might be tricked into taking part in an Internet hoax - chain mail virus alerts.

It is believed that 60% plus of the Virus Warnings in circulation are hoaxes. Further, your anti-virus software may already have a cure for this particular ailment IF it is real.

Even old hoaxes, which have been around for years, can make the rounds again, according to Trend Micro, an anti-virus software company.

There are a number of new hoaxes because they are so easy to write, you dont need to be a programmer, the anti-virus company spokesperson said.

What about all of those Get Paid to Send Email schemes Do you forward them along too, because you do not know if they are true or not, and figure why should I take the chance that it is not real These Get Paid to Send Email schemes are a fine example of hoaxes that can make the rounds again and again.

There have been at least a dozen incarnations of a Get Paid to Send Email hoax recorded at several of the hoax sites listed in this article. For the complete story, try the search terms Bill Gates or Nike or AOL / Microsoft at any of the Hoax sites.

Let me cut to the chase, no one has the technology to track emails sent through the Internet! No one will ever pay you for sending emails to everyone in your address book! This story is a verified hoax.

Here is a list of Hoax Information Sites that you can check the validity of the warning or the message in your email inbox. You might just be surprised by which items are hoaxes and which are not.

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Identity Theft Scams
Identity Theft scams continue to flourish on the web.One that you need to be aware of and beware of is any site that seems to be selling high-demand items digital cameras for instance at a much lower almost unbelievable price than you can find on other sites or the manufacturerís site.
How Pre-Settlement Lawsuit Funding Works
An injured person contacts a company that offers pre-settlement lawsuit funding, sometimes at the suggestion of an attorney. The finance company contacts the lawyer who is handling the case, and obtains information about the case. Based upon that information provided, the loan company estimates the value of the likely eventual settlement or verdict, and offers a cash advance to the injured person based upon that estimate. The fee may be a flat fee, or a monthly fee that accrues each month the loan is outstanding. When the case settles, or the defendant pays after losing in court, the loan and associated fees are paid to the finance company.
Protect Your Job & Wages
When people call me about employment issues they dont realize one important law- in almost every state you are terminable at will.That means that your employer can fire you anytime and for no reason at all.The only way you are protected from being fired on the spot without notice is if you have a contract of employment.A contract of employment must be in writing and should specify your length of employment, salary, terms of employment, vacation, bonus calculations, the basis of termination and any warnings to be given make it at least 3 warnings if you can prior to termination and must be signed by your employer, among other things.
Are You In The Market For a Car Loan
Car loans are a tempting way to purchase a new car. While they provide for easy access to a car, these loans can get quite expensive if you do not know enough about what you are getting into. Simple research will provide you with information that can save you some real expenses. Even if you are getting a used car loan or a car title loan, you need to understand what you are getting into.
Inexpensive Life Insurance To Protect What Youíve Earned
Adequate life insurance to cover your income producing ability is a product that is really needed today to give peace of mind. Life insurance was originally conceived to protect a mans family when his death left them without income. Over time is has developed into a variety of policy plans. In a "whole life" policy, fixed premiums are paid throughout the insureds lifetime; this accumulated amount, augmented by compound interest, is paid to a beneficiary in a lump sum upon the insuredís death; the benefit is paid even if the insured had terminated the policy. Under "universal life," the insured can vary the amount and timing of the premiums; the funds compound to create the death benefit.
The Implications of Income Tax Charge on Estate Planning
Lawsuit Funding
Lawsuit funding, also known as pre settlement cash advances, are a form of non-recourse funding that has become a popular service in the past few years. Injured clients all over the United States can use this service to get cash for their lawsuit now. Funds advanced can be used by the client for any immediate financial pressures including mortgage payments, credit card bills, to get out of debt, car payments and more. Infringes Upon Students Rights is undeniably an effective deterrent to plagiarism, but it is the very issue of copyright infringement that has people questioning the legality of the site. What many people dont understand is that works do not need to be registered to be copyrighted. Every literary work that is saved to a tangible medium this includes paper, computer disk, etc. is protected by federal copyright laws. Thus, the works submitted to are copyrighted and the authors hold complete rights to the works. What the system does, however, is it stores the submitted paper on their servers. This is done without the students permission. is operating under the pretense that teachers will force their students to submit to Thus, student papers are stored in iParadigms the company that runs database. This in itself is a blatant violation of the 1976 Federal Copyright Act. is duplicating copyrighted material without the consent of the student. The student is forced to submit to the site, so submissions are not considered voluntary. In addition, the site does not ask for permission to store the paper, instead, it is done automatically.
Choosing a Mesothelioma Attorney
Filing a mesothelioma lawsuit is a long and dwindling process. Selection of a mesothelioma attorney whom you trust and have a good rapport with is very important.
Bush and Kerry Differ on Immigration Policies
Up until the final debate at Arizona State University, the issue of immigration had not been much discussed.Both presidential candidates know very well that illegal immigration is a hot button topic in our country, and each man is now trying to use it to his political advantage.Since the eighties the Democratic Party has, in general, supported immigrants and has been for fair and just immigration laws. However, there are those members of the party who claim that the presence of millions of undocumented immigrants undermines the bargaining power of the US born labor force.On the other side, the Republican Party traditionally has been against immigrants, but is increasingly reaching out to the Latino population. Advocates of free markets within the party have flat out called for the opening of the borders.
The United State Court System, an Eye for Research
A Cup of Tea, Coffee, or Something Else
Personal Injuries Resulting in Wrongful Death Cases
A wrongful death lawsuit alleges that the decedent was killed as a result of the negligence or other liability on the part of the defendants, and that the surviving dependents or beneficiaries are entitled to monetary damages as a result of the defendants conduct. Different states have their individual statutes that tackle the issues with regards to wrongful death. Moreover, many states do not follow the same guidelines when it comes to wrongful death cases.
Social Security Disability Secrets aims to distribute crucial information on the important processes in getting your claim for disability and ssi benefits. We all know how hard it is to apply for disability and ssi benefits since Social Security has an unclear and not understandable procedures. This is the reason why has joined the rapid explosion of websites due to the fast-rising Internet technology.
Legal Protection for Same-Sex Couples
Has anyone considered a compromise solution to the issue of legalization of same-sex marriages
Your Yearly Living Trust Review
Some time ago, Congress made certain changes to the estate taxes.As a result of the changes, effective January, 2004, the tax free amount increased to $1,500,000. Back in 1997 it was $600,000. This allows a married couple to leave a minimum of $3,000,000 tax free.
Five Reasons Why I dont Have a Will
One: I hate my children and want them to never speak to each other again after the battle over my estate.
Consumers - Fight Back With FTCs Do Not Call Registry
The Federal Trade Commission has rolled out itís National Do Not Call Registry and the registration site already has over 700,000 registrants.This is great news for consumers who have grown tired of annoying sales calls by pesky telemarketers.
Foods and Diets Litigations
Why is that food processing and commerce are not strictly regulated by law so as to prevent health problems generated by an inadequate diet Unhealthy products encourage an unhealthy diet, appealing the consumer by their availability within reach and the invading advertising. If the food producers are controlled by health officials, then it must be that the regulations are too lax in as far as marketed foods are concerned.
Hire Divorce Lawyer or Use Online Divorce Forms
When do you need to hire a family law attorney and when is it okay to just use an online divorce form website to save a little moneyThis article will provide a few pointers to help you decide whether to do it yourself or retain a divorce lawyer.
Global Financial Credit, LLC 866 709-1100 is a specialty finance company which aims to provide financial strength to all working families & level the playing field with the corridors of power at Americaís largest corporations.To provide low cost financing to injured workers who may not have the assets or current income to obtain funding from traditional banks & credit unions.To help build better lives for working families of those who have been injured on the job by providing the necessary financing to get them there.

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