How can I stop what is called the nigerian scam emails being sent to me?

Answer There's no way. Every time one comes in, flag it, and any that might follow from that address will be blocked. This is a manual process, of course. Some hacker might have a bot or script they could... Read More »

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Who do I notify about a Nigerian scam sent to my e-mail Apparently I have an inheritance of $3.700,000.000.?

Actually you can report it but there is not a lot Yahoo can do about these scams. The messages come from computers which are taken over by hackers and used for this purpose. It is almost impossible... Read More »

How to Report Scam Emails?

Sometimes you see spam in your inbox and you don't know how to make your e-mail client categorize it as spam.

Have you gotten those scam emails from Africa ?

just ignore them, report him as spam, and never do what he wants!!

I am constantly getting emails stating I have won money. How do I know what is a scam and what isnt?

You need to keep track if you have entered a contest. Write down the site, the details.If an email looks too good to be true it probably is.Try to use an exclusive "spam" email account for registe... Read More »