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Fraudsters continuously invent new ways of cheating, but the most common schemes are easy to determine if you know the rules. Here are three examples we have come across. read more


The COVID-19 Employee Assessment Scam - or Pre-Employment Assessment Scam, as a variation - hijacks your personal and financial information through a phishing email, so please be careful at incoming requests that seem to be from your place of work. read more


A new work-related scheme is going around these days: the Job Application Follow-Up Scam. It adds to the bunch of fake work-from-home opportunities perpetrating during the coronavirus pandemic. read more


The popularity of online tutoring and paper writing services took off to an unprecedented level. Here are 8 tips on how to protect yourself from online tutoring scams this year. read more


Beware of the Wikipedia Page Creation Scam, as much as you would like to have an article published on the platform about you or your business. Here is how it works: read more


Beware of fake civil service tests going around this week. Read this article to see how the Civil Service Exam Scam works and how to avoid it. read more


If you’ve found yourself unemployed due to the COVID-19 outbreak, seeking employment with the U.S Census Bureau may be a good option. However, beware of the 2020 Census Jobs Scam, which comes with a Coronavirus touch. read more


You want to make some money dog sitting, so you post your resume online on Pet Sitter, Indeed or Craigslist. A family living abroad is contacting you about their dog. You are excited, but little do you know they're about to scam you. read more


The personal assistant job that could get you arrested. In this scam, the victim will receive an email from a successful businessperson who must travel frequently for his job. read more


A new scam that offers the impression of adding to a fixed income has the potential to even get the victims blacklisted in authorities' books. In the Money Mule Scheme, criminals offer their targets tempting job opportunities as... read more


Cleaning Services Scam - beware of this newest scheme aka Local House Cleaning Services trap! It preys on those trying to make some money. The scammer will contact the victim, telling her that soon will move to her town. read more


Could you really get paid to write surveys, reviews, post ads or surf the web? Beware of these 16 work-from-home scams going around, from offers to making money online posting ads for companies to data entry jobs and stuffing envelopes. read more


Amazon has over 566,000 employees worldwide and it keeps hiring. However, be careful of the latest fraud, the Amazon Jobs From Home approach. Here is how the scam works, exposed with a video. read more


Beware of the Admin Assistant Job Offer scam! Criminals contact you via email or even specialty websites that you put your resume on. If you experienced anything like this, submit the names of the people who contacted you here. read more


Looking at work from home jobs with data entry tasks? Don't fall for the How to Make Money Fast scam, aka the Data Entry Jobs trick or How To Make Money From Home scam. read more


Many people are willing to relocate in search for a new job and a great future in their industry. Maybe you are one of them. However, be aware of this scam on the rise, or make everyone aware you know about it. read more


Recruiting on Linkedin is a two-edged sword, as the website becomes more popular. The LinkedIn job posting cost is not cheap but has become effective. Unfortunately, some issues come with it, especially now, when everyone stays at home. read more


Pre-employment background check alert! Beware of the newest scam this month, the Background Check for Employment scheme. Watch the video in this article to see how it works: read more


Mystery shopping companies and fake offers. This month, one of the biggest scams around is again the Mystery Shopper or the Secret Shopper Scam, which continues to make victims. read more


If you are the kind of person who loves to help, volunteer and do a lot of humanitarian work, be aware of the latest scam going around in the employment industry. Watch the video in this article or read it fully to see how it works. read more


If you are looking for freelance jobs for writers online be careful about the latest scams. Here are 5 fraudulent practices in the freelance work world that you may be a victim of. read more


Watch out for the latest scheme in the construction and renovation sectors, the Entry Level Construction Jobs scam. A fake company advertises open positions for traffic controllers, field assistants, and machinists, offering a wage of $65/hour. read more


Knowing how to make money online filling out paid surveys at home could be a lucrative skill. However, the easy ways to make money always come with a hook. read more


Car wrap advertising companies are a hot topic nowadays. The newest scam this month is the Car Wrap Job or Custom Car Wraps scam. Do you wanna get paid to advertise on your car? read more


How to become a travel agent from home query is the subject of newest scam that's going around this month. It's also known as the Travel Agent Course Scam, if you're looking to become one. Here is how it works: read more


How the scam works:
If you are a writer, you might encounter the following scam. Crooks register themselves on specific writer job boards and say the read more


Are you thinking of working abroad? Beware of the Teach English in China Scam, aka the Jobs in China for Foreigners Ad or Find a Job in China Scheme. read more


Watch out for the Get Paid To Write Reviews Scam, aka Fake Reviews or Fake Testimonials scam. Watch the video within the article. read more


A fake Walmart job opportunity is the newest scam in the employment niche. It's making its rounds this week and it's also known as the Job Application Walmart Scam. read more


How the scam works:
You have applied for a job online and soon after filling in the application, you get a message saying something like: “Thank yo read more


How the scam works:
Scams involving bilking foreign workers out of their hard-earned money with the promise of employment in the United States, Canad read more


Beware of a new scam going around in the employment niche: the fake prerequisite course to get a dream job. Here is how it works: read more


How the scam works:
Sometimes companies post employment opportunities looking for “regional online sales representatives”. The products coul read more


Modeling Photo Shoot Scam. It comes as an advertisement for a job opening, a commercial photo shoot done by a well-known photographer from a big city, coming to your town. read more


How the scam works:
(with video below) You are a good person and always first in helping others. One day, you decide to post your resume online read more


How the scam works:
As more and more skilled people nowadays look for jobs online, this scam is making its rounds specifical read more


How the scam works:
Many bar and restaurant owners are robbed by their employees without noticing. We will discuss two scams here.
Scenario 1. The read more


You might become a victim of the HR Notification scam if you work for a big corporation, university, or organization with a lot of employees. How does it work? Read here. read more


How the scam works:
Scammers post fake resumes online and when real families approach them they will develop a great online or telephone relationship read more


How the scam works:(with video below) Looking for an extra job online, you find an ad promising that you can make hundreds of dollars in a day. This a read more


How the scam works:
If you are a citizen of any other country than the United States, Canada, Australia, or the United Kingdom, you might have tried... read more


Looking at stuffing envelopes for cash or other work from home jobs? Don't fall for the Make Money Fast scam, aka How To Make Money From Home Stuffing Envelopes scam.
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Beware of fake escort car driver jobs from companies promising great money in the entertainment industry. The scam known as the Escort Car Service Scheme. Here is how it works, as well as a list with the best paid driving jobs out there: read more


The Marketing Kit Scam leads you to believe that the 'Marketing Kit' will put you up there with the big boys, since smart marketing on the Internet nowadays can indeed bring in millions of dollars. read more


How the scam works:
If you are an instructor of any kind (music teacher, math tutor, fitness instructor, even child care operator, etc) you might com read more


How the scam works:
Big corporations (such as your national postal service) often print brochures and magazines with useful information, which are di read more


How the scam works:
You come across a personal ad looking for somebody “serious and local” to drive a handicapped wife when her husband is out of read more


How the scam works:
The American Red Cross, is a humanitarian organization that provides emergency assistance, disaster relief and education inside t read more


Looking at work from home jobs and how to become a videogame tester? Don't fall for the Make Money Fast scam, aka Game Tester Jobs trick or How To Make Money From Home scam. Here is how they use the XBOX Series X to lure you in. read more


How the scam works:
You come across an ad from a company that is looking for people who can assemble items (toys, dolls, stone pieces, even cros read more


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