10 Tips to Avoid Being Scammed by Fake Job Ads by@propublica
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10 Tips to Avoid Being Scammed by Fake Job Ads

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Cybercriminals are flooding the internet with fake job ads and even bogus company hiring websites whose purpose is to steal your identity and use it to commit fraud. Here are 10 tips on how to spot such scams: Beware of unusually high salaries and don't accept jobs you didn't apply for. When you vet potential employers, be aware that cybercriminals sometimes steer potential applicants to fake websites that mimic the sites of real companies. When in doubt, contact the companies directly to ask if they’re actually recruiting for the positions.
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