If a job posting has to explicitly state “our company offers absolutely legal work,” the work they want you to do is probably not legal.
You are in control over your private information. Don’t let someone bully you into revealing anything you don’t want to reveal.
Phishing scams are getting craftier and more complex. Make sure you can tell the difference between a real email from someone you trust and a fake email from someone trying to steal your identity.
Is scamming becoming too easy or is this attempt just really that bad?
Scams these days aren’t exactly varied. They more or less follow the same structure but replace a few words and numbers here and there. Once you’re able to recognize one scam, you should be able to recognize them all.
UserTesting.com is looking for people to test websites and write up reports on them. There’s no cost to join and you WILL get paid for doing work.
Shockingly, it takes a bit more than knowing how to type on a keyboard to make more than a half million dollars per year.
It’s never something cool like ATTACK OF THE KILLER VINTAGE TSHIRTS. It’s always a fake checking scam. Always. Just once I wish it were something more interesting…
In which I say goodbye.