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Latonya Booker
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2 days ago

Please be aware of scammers on this site! I thought that I was interviewing for a data entry position with a company called Workiva until they ask me to buy a $100 visa card so that they could send software to me for my computer.

I contacted the company and they had no employees by the names that were given to me.

The person that posted the position on this site is CynthiaJenny53@gmail.com and person I “interviewed” with was James Robben. They conducted everything through the Telegram app.

Thankfully, I printed out our entire conversation and filed a police report since they have my personal information. And no, I did not send them the visa card. #scams

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Heather Dorris
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13 days ago

I found out the hard way that what my grandma always said is true...if it sounds too good to be true it probably is! I had an interview for a work from home job that required special office equipment in order to perform the job, which the company provided. After a lengthy interview process I was informed by a choppy English speaking manager that I was perfect for the position and was hired. I had to provide a copy of my driver's license and the name of the bank I bank at. After supplying all this, I was given a list of other people who were being hired at the same time and was then informed that I would have to give the company my bank account number and checking and routing number so that they could deposit the money into my account to purchase the required computer and software. A red flag went up so I immediately googled the name of the company and they were highly rated, but it wasn't legit! Now my info is out there, probably on the dark web! #scams

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Esther Seymour-Olade
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13 days ago

There are a lot of Scammers on this Site looking for people who are despartely looking for jobs or just got layed off. Under no circumstances do not give up your personal information on the sight. Sometimes the offers are irressististible. It is lie. DO NOT GIVE THEM Birthday, your address most important your social security number. They will ruin your life. #scams

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Destini Smith
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about 1 month ago

This company reached out to me twice today via email and again via text. I'm not sure if these correspondences are legitimate or if it's a scam pretending to be this company. I have received a Zoom contact invitation from them and it's raising an eyebrow as the person contacting me is insisting that I AM ready for an interview right now and it'll be conducted via text on Zoom so a review panel can go over our conversation. When I insisted on scheduling a time for the interview instead, the tone immediately shifted to standoffish. If this is legitimate, I don't like the way the company is going about their hiring process already, but in my gut, I don't believe it. #scams #workfromhome #interview

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John Biddle
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dixie littlefield
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Look up the company and position. I do, there are a lot of fake jobs and fake offers. Be smart and research everything.

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Michael Creech
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about 1 month ago

This is a crooked company, shdy and they will take your money and either not perform the job or they will do subpar work. Beware! #scams

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Steven Ransom
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about 2 months ago

Is Gmail for business?

Learn the best ways to use Gmail when you set up Google Workspace for your business. If you want to use Gmail for your business, a Google Workspace account might be better for you than a personal Google Account.

Gmail does have a free version where you can create an email address for personal use. As the email extension is a personal one (@gmail.com), it’s not recommended for business use. If you own a domain name, you can use it on Gmail for business through a Google Workspace account for as little as $6 per month. Learn how to set up Gmail for business in four easy steps.

How to Create a Business Email Address & Why You Need One A business email address is an email address on your domain, like myname@mybusiness.com. It provides instant legitimacy and recognition for your brand vs using a personal email domain such as @gmail or @yahoo. Best of all, getting one to use for work is affordable and super-easy: get a domain name, choose a provider, and set up your business email address.

#scams #jobsearch #workfromhome #wordsofadvice

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Sharolynn Harper
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2 months ago

I get a lot of text messages for immediate job interviews for data entry/customer service work. The all say they got my resume from Career builder and perform a sham interview that makes no sense. Then they offer to send me a check to get software for a laptop that they will send me for my training. That will never make sense to me. The checks are as little as $2,000.00 and more. They want me to deposit it in my account and they will tell me to order the software from their vendor. I ask why they can't have the software installed before sending me the laptop since it is their vendor? They mention it is a matter of trust. It has only cost me $5.00 so far, but once they mention sending a check before I've even been hired I hang up. They never video interview. Watch out for #scams.

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Jamie Buckmon
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2 months ago

So everyone I wasted a lot of time and effort waking up in the morning to report with a company named UGL LIMITED. Lady name Sue Taylor one of the hiring manager. Did this for a wk and a half, waiting for equipment but then FedEx comes with a cashiers check of a few thousand in my name to deposit and then purchase my equipment from the company vendor's. 🤔 This is me ok now why am I to go through all this when the company I'm working for has all the means to get equipment to me and we go from there. Oh let's not forget a instructions letter is with check from a lady named Ellen stating when deposited report to her and not to the person I zoom with every morning. More red flags 🚩, like why? I am trying to support my family 👪 and make a living honestly. I still have the check and I have not reported with the job in 5 days just to see what would happen next and guess what nobody hasn't contacted me at all over the days about this check or the deposit status of it. It's sad that I work hard for years earning pay checks and to have others like this take from someone else and cause havoc in their life, not having care or concern about that person's life situation and struggles to gain and benefit from being a fraudulent personal hacking and stealing identification of honest, hard working individuals.....WHY? #scams #interview #workfromhome #advice #jobsearch

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Teresa Roberts
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2 months ago

I recently applied for a WFH Data Entry position. I was contacted by a recruiter via text and asked to download an app to complete an interview. I downloaded the app and the "interview" was conducted via messages, no phone call, no video chat, just messages. I was advised I got the position. They have advised me that the company will provide the laptop and other office supplies needed. I have been informed the funds for these office supplies will be provided; once I receive the funds, I will need to order the supplies through an authorized vendor which every employee has been using for years. Is this the new normal? I have never interviewed like this before and between the pay rate, ordering supplies and interview process; I guess I'm a little skeptical. I did look up the company via google & LinkedIn, I found the company and recruiter, it looks legit however I am still questioning it. Has anyone else had this experience? Does it sound like a scam? Do you have any advise? #advice #scams

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