Scam Watch - Sept 8

A Facebook message offers 'family financial support' of $50k for a shipping fee of $750 through Western Union. Photo / Thinkstock
A Facebook message offers 'family financial support' of $50k for a shipping fee of $750 through Western Union. Photo / Thinkstock

• A scam email to PayPal members warns of invalid account login attempts. The email links to a fake PayPal site where people are asked for personal details. Delete this email if you receive it.

• A Facebook message offers "family financial support" of $50,000 for a shipping fee of $750 through Western Union. Once paid, they ask for $2,500 for taxes. Ignore this one, too.

- Herald on Sunday

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