Scams http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/scams The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Scams en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:30:00 GMT 7 Persistent Myths About Intellectual Property Misunderstandings about patents and copyrights can cost your business. Avoid these traps. Tue, 18 Mar 2014 19:30:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232263 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232263 David G. Oberdick Misunderstandings about patents and copyrights can cost your business. Avoid these traps. What Not To Do: Lessons From 'The Wolf of Wall Street' While lying and swindling may have scored entrepreneur Jordan Belfort fame and fortune, it ended up costing him everything. Here is how to make sure you stay on the right side of the tracks. Thu, 06 Feb 2014 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231274 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/231274 Rebekah Iliff While lying and swindling may have scored entrepreneur Jordan Belfort fame and fortune, it ended up costing him everything. Here is how to make sure you stay on the right side of the tracks. For Scammers, Obamacare Rollout a Fresh Opportunity to Strike Consumer advocates and security experts warn that the implementation of the new health-care changes will create opportunities for fraudsters to steal consumers' money and personal information. Thu, 15 Aug 2013 20:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227894 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227894 Herb Weisbaum Consumer advocates and security experts warn that the implementation of the new health-care changes will create opportunities for fraudsters to steal consumers' money and personal information. iPhone Software Glitch Puts Users at Risk for Scams Security researcher identifies software flaw that enables scammers to send fraudulent text messages. Mon, 20 Aug 2012 11:42:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224223 http://www.entrepreneur.com/blog/224223 Jason Fell Security researcher identifies software flaw that enables scammers to send fraudulent text messages. Social Media Con Artists a Rising Problem Entrepreneurs that host online networking communities must be especially vigilant to protect their customers from scammers and spammers. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 07:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222857 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222857 Catherine Clifford Entrepreneurs that host online networking communities must be especially vigilant to protect their customers from scammers and spammers. How to Keep Your Online Social Network Safe Here are five things online business owners can do to help protect their users. Thu, 23 Feb 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222858 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222858 Catherine Clifford Here are five things online business owners can do to help protect their users. How to Avoid One of the Biggest Email Hacking Threats Consider this advice to identify and avoid 'spear phishing' email -- cons designed specifically to target you and your business. Wed, 15 Feb 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222788 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222788 Riva Richmond Consider this advice to identify and avoid 'spear phishing' email -- cons designed specifically to target you and your business. How to Scam-Proof Your Business When a prospective tax scheme or business strategy sounds too good to be true, it usually is. Here are four of the most common cons that target business owners. Thu, 03 Nov 2011 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220649 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220649 Mark J. Kohler When a prospective tax scheme or business strategy sounds too good to be true, it usually is. Here are four of the most common cons that target business owners. Think You Can Save Big by Incorporating in Nevada or Delaware? Think Again Before you pay for an out-of-state registration for your business, consider the pitfalls. Mon, 04 Apr 2011 00:16:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219425 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/219425 Mark J. Kohler Before you pay for an out-of-state registration for your business, consider the pitfalls.