Here i found interesting tips on how not to fall into the scammer trap, how to recognize/detect possible scam.

1. Contacted out of the blue?

2. A deal too good to be true?

3. Asked to share personal details?

4. Under pressure to respond quickly?

5. Vague contact details?

6. Spelling and grammatical errors?

7. Asked to keep it quiet?

Source: http://www.which.co.uk/consumer-righ...r-scam-website
Types of scam detailed: https://www.scamwatch.gov.au/types-of-scams