10 Money Exchange Scams to Avoid

If you read your guidebook and check the Internet you can get the impression that everyone gets robbed or conned. This is not true, but if you take some basic precautions you can drastically decrease the chances of getting into trouble. Money exchangers have many ways to rip you off. ATMs really are the way […]

Identify Con Artists – Avoid Common Scams While Backpacking

f you are unlucky you may run into a con artist while you go backpacking. It usually only involves you paying a bit more than you should, but it can potentially be more dangerous. The con artists are very innovative. Here are some examples of scams. A person claims to be a plain clothes police […]