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Faked Out on Facebook - It can Happen to You

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Online media from CNN to the UK’s Telegraph have reported that there are more than 170 million fake Facebook accounts. In fact, if you do a search for Fake Facebook profiles you will find almost 5 million references come up from your search. So there are fake accounts in all social networks, what’s the harm in that? Well, it could be some fun just playing out a fantasy, a rebuffed ex-lover looking to damage your reputation or worse a criminal enterprise stealing your identity and phishing for more victims. In this episode of Working the Web to Win, we will provide an in-depth look at Fake Facebook accounts, including my own brush with a faker trying to steal my identity. So if you’re ready to learn the truth about fake Facebook accounts and to arm yourself with ways to stop it from happening to you, stay tune and learn about, what can happen to you if your not careful, what to look for and what you can do to prevent from being Faked out on Facebook.

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