How to spot a scam

March 27, 2009 4:27:28 PM PDT
The seven warnings signs to spotting a scam.
  1. You've won a contest you didn't enter.

  2. "Ripped from the headlines"

  3. Easy way to lose weight

  4. Advance fees

  5. Money-back guarantee

  6. Financial information requested

  7. You are contacted by "royalty" or a 'high government official'.