buyer beware

Q3 Scams Introduction

19. Buyer Beware


In this Quest, you will have fun learning about common scams. Learn how to protect yourself, family, friends, and pets. Outsmart the scammers!

I Can Statements

  • be a responsible online consumer
  • protect myself from online scams and rip-offs

Internet Scams

MITECS  Michigan Integrated Technology Competencies for Students, and

ISTE Standards for Students

2. Digital Citizen
a. Cultivate and manage their digital identity and reputation and are aware of the permanence of their actions in the digital world
b. Engage in positive, safe, legal and ethical behavior when using technology, including social interactions online or when using networked devices
d. Manage their personal data to maintain digital privacy and security and are aware of data-collection technology used to track their navigation online

5. Computational Thinker
b. Collect data or identify relevant data sets