Use By Popularity
Victim of Modern Day Popularity Scam
Yes, popularity today gives you a lot of money; the more you are popular the more of chances you benefit from it financially. This has become the selling points of internet scammers and frauds, by using the popularity of other being like popular celebrities or entity like Google and Yahoo and now Facebook just to get money from unsuspecting mass.
Recently, a young Filipino actor was victimized by an internet scammer introducing oneself to be an avid fan or supporter of him who request from this young Filipino actor to make him an official Facebook fan page to make his fans happy; this young Filipino actor agrees not knowing that this internet scammer will only use his name to sell anything to his fans saying these stuffs for sale comes from the young Filipino actor whereas in reality it do not come from the young Filipino actor. The worst is when the fans agreed and have paid through money transfer the items they bought from this internet scammer thinking it is comes from their idol, the items were not delivered. This has brought to the attention of the fans and to the young Filipino actor and has discovered he and his fans were victimized by an internet scammer.
The young Filipino actor who was victimized by the foul games on internet was Arron Villaflor. He was upset upon knowing that he become victimized by an internet scammer who introduced to him to be his fan or supporter who grant the fake fan favor yet this is what this fake fan have done to him.
Arron Villaflor is the latest Philippine showbiz celebrity or the latest actor in the Philippines that has been victimized by internet scammers followed by Ms. Karylle who was, I thought last 2009 or last year was also used to deceive other unsuspecting internet users. Her pictures were used in an online dating site to be her whereas not which has victimized a lonely lovematch foreign guy on the online dating site.