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Job Scams

PostPosted: Sat Dec 24, 2011 10:24 pm
by bodenstein
Job Scams
Ok so just as show you this was copy and past from an email I got today. Dear applicant, I am looking for someone who can act as my Administrative Assistant and Errand messenger,Someone who can handle my personal and business errands at his/her spare time. Someone who can offer me these services: Mail services: Receive my mails and drop them off at UPS (nothing illegal) Shop for Gifts,Bill payment ( pay my bills on my behalf)Sit for delivery( at your home) or pick items up at nearby post office at your convenience. Let me know if you will be able to offer me any/all of these services Where are you located? I would love to meet up with you to talk about this job but I am currently away on business. I am in Australia now. I will prepay you in advance to do my shopping. I will also have my mails and packages forwarded to your address.. If you will be unable to stay at your house to get my mails, I can have it shipped to a post office near you and then you can pick it up at your convenience. When you get my mails/packages; you are required to mail them to where I want them mailed to. You don't have to put money out of your pocket, all you have to do is have packages shipped to your house and do my shopping.. You are allowed to open the packages to reveal its content. The content of the packages are computer and electronics, clothings business and personal letters. All expenses and taxes will be covered by me. You will work between 15 and 20hrs a month.. How much will you charge per month? I will pay $500.00. That is not a bad offer is it? Ok so you all know were this is going. Basiy This guy wants to send me a check in wich I would deposit in to my bank and then go buy stuff and send it to him all payed from my bank account. Oh yeah and before you know it this guy has all the stuff you payed for and the check you deposited was no good.