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Jun 14, 2016

Scammers Say "Help Wanted": FTC Scam Alerts - June 14, 2016.

Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information

by Bridget Small
Consumer Education Specialist, FTC

Criminals don’t like getting caught. So, when they want to send and receive stolen money, they get someone else to do the dirty work. Some scammers develop online relationships and ask their new sweetheart or friend to accept a deposit and transfer funds for them. Other cons recruit victims with job ads that seem like they’re for legit jobs. If you get involved with one of these schemes, you could lose money and personal information, and you could get into legal trouble.
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