- Aug 7, 2013
Thought this might help a few people...
By focusing on providing the best user experience possible, Google has earned a trusted brand name. Unfortunately, unscrupulous people sometimes try to use the Google brand to scam and defraud others. Here are a few common scams, and ways that you can avoid and report them.
Google Lotto Scam
Google Wallet Vehicle Purchase Scam
Google Account Recovery Scam via SMS Messages
Google Top Placement/SEO Scam
Google Maps/SEO Fake Invoices
Google Telemarketing Calls
Google/Zagat Job Scam
Gmail Update Phishing
Google AdSense Scam
I've been scammed. What should I do?
I’ve noticed the Google Trademark used incorrectly, how can I report it?
Tips for staying safe online