Here are the latest submissions for my weekly scam roundup. If you have received any similar emails, PLEASE post them in the comments below. By posting the emails, you will directly be helping other people by exposing scam artists!
If you’re researching a “job offer” and it is listed on this page, it is 100% absolutely guaranteed to be a scam. Stop talking with your “employer” AT ONCE. You are at risk of losing thousands of dollars and your identity. You could even end up with a criminal record if the authorities get involved. Do NOT do work for them and click on the links below to find out what to do next.
Scam Email #1
Message from Supervisor. Log into your Unixbox Plus Inc account to reply.
Subject: Congratulations on your joining Unixbox Plus Inc!
My name is Sonya James. I am Personnel Manager of Unixbox Plus Inc and will be your supervisor.
First of all I would like to congratulate you on the beginning of your work with Unixbox Plus Inc as a Financial Service Officer.
Having gained operational experience in Unixbox Plus Inc, I recommend all new employees to treat every small detail they may encounter in the course of their work seriously. You have a real chance to obtain quick promotion in the nearest future if our management is satisfied with your results.
Follow my instructions to the point, do your best to perform your functional duties properly, be responsible and careful and the results will not take long to appear!
REMEMBER that you will be working with funds belonging to other people. Delays are unacceptable as we sign legally binding contracts with our clients.
According to the agreement (see EXHIBIT A: COMPENSATION) we have concluded, Unixbox Plus Inc is entitled to cutting back on agent\’s commission in case of payment processing terms violation by the agent. In case FS Officer unreasonably delays transferring the money he/she received at his/her bank account for the period exceeding one business day, we may impose sanctions on him/her (if only the delay was not caused by any Force Majeur circumstances) and apply to arbitration and claim for reimbursement of the amount transferred to his/her account or for compensation of any other damages, if any, caused by such delay.
We guarantee that you\’ll get your first task within 5-7 business days if you observe the following conditions:
– Every day at 9 a.m. check your e-mail and Task Manager (TM) account.(PLEASE NOTE that our system logs all your log in activities.)
– Always available via cell phone during business hours (preferred).
Unixbox Plus Inc has a right to cancel the contract if these conditions are not observed. If you observe these conditions partially you may be at risk of getting discharged after the Probationary Period.
*In addition, our system automatically adds bonuses ($50-$100) if you check your TM account regularly.
IMPORTANT: In the past we registered attempts of fraud and as the amounts of transactions handled by our financial managers are quite considerable, we closely cooperate with the police, FBI and Criminal Police Organization in all the countries of the world.
Unixbox Plus Inc has a security department that supervises such issues. Your every visit on the site is logged by our system and your IP address is saved.
Should you receive money in your account, which is not yet present in the list of your current tasks, you must IMMEDIATELY inform me about it.
Do not hesitate to contact me if any questions arise. I will be glad to answer them.
Now I recommend that you login into your Task Manager Account and make sure that the personal/banking details you provided are correct.
*Please confirm reception of this message.
Unixbox Plus Inc
Scam Email #2
Quality Control Office Needs Trainee No Experience Needed
Location: manhattan, NY Department: Quality Control Type: Full Time Min. Experience: Student (High School)
Join the leading global provider of services for the quality control industry! , a subsidiary of Robinson & Ernst Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: SLH), delivers market-leading solutions to more than 50,000 companies, worldwide. This global reach, combined with a strong financial position, enables us to continually invest in our technology, our clients and, our employees.
We are currently seeking a Call Center Quality Assurance Trainee for our, OR office.
Perform real-time monitoring of customer calls and review/ evaluation of recorded client calls to the departments within the Service Delivery Organization to ascertain quality is within company’s standards. Mentor and provide guidance to individual associates in utilizing new techniques to better serve customers.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
•Monitors real time and recorded client calls for quality and adherence to QCS standards/ guidelines and provide written constructive feedback to the associate for each call.
•Reviews call reports for quality assurance and provide guidance in order to enhance client call handling.
•Organizes and maintains documentation for Service Quality Observation tracking (Excel charts and Witness folders).
•Provides regular on-the-spot training on QCS products and “best practices” in customer service.
•Facilitates one-on-one and group training programs.
•Participate in the creation and modification of training materials for customer service
•Performs follow up calls to clients on unresolved or mishandled customer interactions.
•Evaluates current quality assurance processes and makes recommendations for improvement
•Applies voice of the customer (VOC) to improve customer service throughout Service Delivery Organization.
EDUCATION, SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE
•High School Degree or equivalent required.
•College or technical degree in Computer Science or equivalent combination of education and experience preferred.
•1-2 years customer service experience in a call center environment.
•1-2 years or help desk or technical support experience preferred.
Required Skills and Abilities:
•Ability to provide individualized Reviews
•Exceptional multitasking ability..
•Strong time management skills.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills.
We are the world leader in Quality Control for Call centers and internet business industry. As part of the Solera portfolio of companies, we draw on our broad global claims market experience to identify and implement best practices that drive continuous improvement for our local customers and their trading partners.
Benefits of working with our company Include a starting salary of 45k plus performance bonuses
Scam Email #3
.Carnival Cruise Lines®
3655 NW 87th Avenue Miami, FL 33178
ATTENTION JOB SEEKER,
THIS IS TO INFORM YOU THAT WE HAVEJOB OPENING AT CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES. INTERESTED CANDIDATES ARE ADVICETO SEND HIS OR HER C.V/RESUME TO: EMAIL: firstname.lastname@example.org
OPENNING JOBS ARE LISTED BELOW:
*(DESK SALES IN THE BAR)
*(EXECUTIVE HOUSE KEEPER)
*(HOUSEKEEPER) FRONT OFFICE ETC
E-MAIL YOUR C.V/RESUME TO:email@example.com
ENTITLEMENT, BENEFITS AND PACKAGES:
. Quality single or family housing accommodation in company community
. Free medical/dental care for employee and family.
. Excellent educational assistance benefits with family status employment.
. Personal effects shipment and excess baggage allowances.
. Full access to some of the finest and social recreational facilities
. Official vehicle/Maximum security in work environment and housing community
JOB STATUS: Full-Time/contract we offer $55 per hour and you will work for 8 hours per day and also there is a chance for overtime if you have the strength.
CARNIVAL CRUISE LINES
Scam Email #4
Paramount Investment Group
3540 Wilshire Blvd., Suite 506
Los Angeles, CA 90010
We are a newly established company in your area, we have the following
position available in your area: Sales rep, secret shoppers, Customer service,
Accountant, Writing and editing.If you are interested in any of the listed positions, email the below info for more details.
concerning the Job and interview. We have part time and full time options.
Its free to get started. You wont spend a dime to get started and will work from home.
It wont affect your current job.
Co-Founder and Senior Vice President
(PARAMOUNT INVESTMENT GROUP. INC.)
reply to firstname.lastname@example.org