You may not know it, but the next time you answer the phone, you may be scammed.
If you are tech savvy, you will know that there are several things that you can do to prevent a virus from entering your computer. Don't open email from someone you don't know. Don't open any attachments from unreliable sources. You can also study the URL's in the address bar before entering any of your personal information.
But if you are not, then you won't know how to keep Computer Virus' at bay.
Unfortunately to avoid a web optimization scam is an entirely different animal. That is why it will pay in the long run to work with local Website Builders and Search Engine Optimization experts.
Let me know if you need any guidance in this area. It is not our direct field, we are Real Estate agents in Santa Clarita, however - I have learned a thing or two.
Have you ever hired anyone to do anything that was "internet" for you and you lost? What about being banned from Google search results, has that happened to you? - How might we learn from it.