r/Scams

30,777 subscribers
created in 2009


For all your scam identification needs.

Online, offline, email, or postal. If you know of or encounter a scam, this is the place to let people know about it.

Make sure you check out the other freebie subreddits in the /r/freebies family on our wiki! :-)

https://reddit.com/r/Scams
r/antiMLM
138k subscribers

Multi Level Marketing (MLM) schemes are a drain on our society. Its participants either build the pyramid taller, or get squashed by it.

https://reddit.com/r/antiMLM
Scams 4.35%
1.34% antiMLM
r/bestoflegaladvice
130k subscribers

All the greatest posts from /r/legaladvice in one location!

https://reddit.com/r/bestoflegaladvice
Scams 2.22%
1.21% bestoflegaladvice
r/Ebay
21k subscribers

/r/eBay

The subreddit dedicated for all things concerning eBay.

https://reddit.com/r/Ebay
Scams 1.22%
1.16% Ebay
r/scambait
10k subscribers

Welcome to ScamBait! the largest Scambaitng community on reddit!

https://reddit.com/r/scambait
Scams 0.89%
6.24% scambait
r/Youniqueamua
26k subscribers

The worst of Younique and its minions.

https://reddit.com/r/Youniqueamua
Scams 0.9%
1.9% Youniqueamua
r/TalesFromTheFrontDesk
105k subscribers

A place where people from the hotel industry can come and share the stories of the things our guests do and say that make customer service the hated job that it is.

https://reddit.com/r/TalesFromTheFrontDesk
Scams 0.99%
1.03% TalesFromTheFrontDesk
r/legaladviceofftopic
13k subscribers

A subreddit for discussions about topics related to /r/legaladvice that aren't appropriate for that forum.

https://reddit.com/r/legaladviceofftopic
Scams 0.79%
1.98% legaladviceofftopic
r/TalesFromTheCustomer
85k subscribers

A places for customers to vent and rage and even smile about their customer service experiences.

https://reddit.com/r/TalesFromTheCustomer
Scams 0.85%
1.06% TalesFromTheCustomer
r/RBI
61k subscribers

Using the power of the internet to solve real world problems.

https://reddit.com/r/RBI
Scams 0.9%
0.96% RBI
r/legaladvice
396k subscribers

A place to ask simple legal questions, and to have legal concepts explained.

https://reddit.com/r/legaladvice
Scams 9.38%
0.64% legaladvice
r/Flipping
91k subscribers

A place to discuss tactics and success stories of buying things for a low price and selling them for a higher one.

https://reddit.com/r/Flipping
Scams 1.16%
0.77% Flipping
r/Insurance
17k subscribers
Scams 0.82%
0.86% Insurance
r/talesfromcallcenters
64k subscribers

Welcome to Tales From Call Centers (TFCC), a place where we share tales from the trenches of the call center world!

This includes things like (but not limited to);

Ridiculous caller demands

Moronic and stupid things callers say

Moral support after dealing with awkward and difficult callers

Happy and positive calls

https://reddit.com/r/talesfromcallcenters
Scams 0.63%
1.1% talesfromcallcenters
r/Shoplifting
0 subscribers
Scams 1.01%
0.76% Shoplifting
r/DontFundMe
48k subscribers

A subreddit for those born without shame-glands, dedicated to showcasing particularly egregious GoFundMe projects.

https://reddit.com/r/DontFundMe
Scams 0.56%
1.45% DontFundMe
r/delusionalcraigslist
53k subscribers
Scams 0.62%
1% delusionalcraigslist
r/shittykickstarters
78k subscribers

A compilation of crowdfunding train wrecks.

https://reddit.com/r/shittykickstarters
Scams 0.84%
0.77% shittykickstarters
r/paypal
3k subscribers

Great for questions about PayPal, transactions and problems!

https://reddit.com/r/paypal
Scams 0.48%
1.39% paypal
r/amazon
50k subscribers

All things Amazon: Amazon.com, Amazon Prime, Prime Video, AWS, Kindle, Echo, and more!

https://reddit.com/r/amazon
Scams 0.98%
0.67% amazon
r/IsItBullshit
109k subscribers

IsItBullshit? Ask the community about a product, service, or program that seems sketchy, and see if anyone has any insight. Already know something is bullshit? Go ahead and post it and tell us why!

https://reddit.com/r/IsItBullshit
Scams 0.84%
0.7% IsItBullshit