Remove Slick Savings “Ads by SlickSavings” virus (Removal Guide)

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Slick Savings ads “Ads by Slick Savings” appear in your browser, for example and in our case at Google chrome, but it might also happen in Internet Explorer or Mozilla Firefox. This Slick Savings ads are caused by a malicious browser extension. These malicious browser extensions use popups to promote ads thru this website. The ads with Slick Savings are simply used to send web traffic to partners in order to make revenue from these ads using affiliates thru the superfish.com domain and other suspicious advertisement networks.

The malicious browser extensions that cause the Slick Savings ads are made for one thing, to investigate your browsing behavior and to make revenue by advertisements. The ads will display green underlined keywords that will show pop-up advertisements and other unwanted ads in your browsers. The pop-ups may vary from legit advertisements with offers, deals or coupons to pop-ups that offer a Java or Flash Player update in order to install more adware into your computer.

Both are well known social engineering techniques to trick the computer user into installing malicious or ad-support software. Often this is where the problem persists, there is a thin line between legit, ad-support or Potentially Unwanted software.

It is advised to always read the End User License Agreements (EULA) or Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.

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Remove Savings Slider adware (Easiest method)

Remove Savings SliderSavings Slider is a browser extension, plugin or addon for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, also called a Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer and is most likely responsible for the Savings Slider Deals advertisements. The Savings Slider Deals and Advertisements are everywhere once you installed this Savings Slider adware into your browser. Savings Slider delivers Deals as Coupons for websites as Expedia, Amazon, Walmart, 1-800 Flowers and more. It does so by showing popups on the website you are visiting, or a ‘similar’ button. A large toolbar of some kind may also appear in your browser or a small ad appears showing you how many coupons there are available for that specific website with text ‘Savings Slider Deals’. This adware is spread thru different locations. You may be downloading it from there official site because it saves money while shopping online, or you may have got it bundled with some fake update or free download you installed on your computer.

This adware is made for one thing, and one thing only. To investigate your browsing behavior using domains as superfish.com to make money. Once you use a coupon that Savings Slider delivers to you, Savings Slider producers make money or at least benefit from it.

It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.

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Remove Discount Buddy adware (Easiest method)

Remove discount buddyDiscount Buddy is a browser extension, plugin or addon for Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox, also called a Browser Helper Object for Internet Explorer and is most likely responsible for the Discount Buddy Deals advertisements. The Discount Buddy Deals and Advertisements are everywhere once you installed this Discount Buddy adware into your browser. Discount Buddy delivers Deals as Coupons for websites as Expedia, Amazon, Walmart, 1-800 Flowers and more. It does so by showing popups on the website you are visiting, or a ‘similar’ button. A large toolbar of some kind may also appear in your browser or a small ad appears showing you how many coupons there are available for that specific website with text ‘Discount Buddy Deals’. This adware is spread thru different locations. You may be downloading it from there official site because it saves money while shopping online, or you may have got it bundled with some fake update or free download you installed on your computer.

This adware is made for one thing, and one thing only. To investigate your browsing behavior using domains as superfish.com to make money. Once you use a coupon that Discount Buddy delivers to you, Discount Buddy producers make money or at least benefit from it.

It is advised to always read the Terms and Agreements before installing software on your computer. Do never click too fast thru the installation process [Next] button of software as you will agree to software you might not want to install. If the installer offers a Advanced or Custom option button, click it to find out if there is any other malicious software offered and installed during the installation process.

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