Monday, November 09, 2009

Some Facebook games accused in Internet scams

Do you or your kids play FarmVille, Mafia Wars, or Restaurant City? Then you may well have some unpleasant surprises on your cellphone bill.

Zynga, the company that makes Mafia Wars, claims that it has more than 25 million players. According to a report in Time magazine, accusations have surfaced that the games can lead some more naïve players, including children, into Internet scams. It pays to read the fine print before playing any Internet game.

Related: The Odd Popularity of "Mafia Wars"

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