On the Internet, scams are rife. Via malicious applications, fraudulent sites or even phishing emails… Scammers are not lacking in imagination to extract personal information or bank details from you. Among the recurring processes, we find fake agencies specializing in financial investments. The crooks pretend to be savings specialists, promising you mountains and wonders.
To combat these malicious practices, the Financial Markets Authority (AMF) and the Banque de France have released a list of sites categorized as illegal. Find some of it, listed by our colleagues at Pleine Vie, in our slideshow below.
The fight against online scams also involves raising awareness among users. Indeed, several elements should alert you when you browse online, namely:
These gestures will allow you to make a first selection in the sites you consult.