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Children's Help Foundation Scam

Linda Thomas via hotmail.com May 14 (1 day ago) "Hello, If you have free time, wish to help children and want to get more money so this offer is for you! We would like to introduce our business to you. Childrens Help Foundation is looking for individuals for the post of Donations processing/CSR. Childrens Help Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organisation who helps children and youth in different states. That is why we need individual who will help our company to take care of local donations. All you need is just have good organizational skills; US citizenship or work permit; full legal age; internet access; no criminal records and wish to help children and youth. It is well-paid partial vacancy. To get more detailed information about this openinig from Childrens Help Foundation, please email us back to linda.thomas@childrenshelpfoundationmailm.com . Hope to hear from you soon!"
—Guest bri

Job 1337027227 Scam

"Hello, If you have free time, want to help children and want to get extra money so this offer is for you! We would like to introduce our business to you. Childrens Help Foundation is searching for people for the vacancy of Donations processing/CSR. Childrens Help Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organisation who helps children and youth in different states. That is why we need person who will help Childrens Help Foundation to take care of local donations.All you need is just have good organizational skills; U.S.A citizenship or work permission; full legal age; internet access; no criminal records and wish to help children and youth. It is well-paid partial vacancy. To get more information about this offer from Childrens Help Foundation, please email us back to linda.thomas@childrenshelpfoundationmailm.com .Hope to hear from you soon! Linda Thomas, HR Manager, Childrens Help Foundation.
—Guest famedawg

Linda Thomas, Childrens Help Foundation

Scam email: "Hi, If you have free time, want to help children and want to earn extra money so this offer is for you! We would like to introduce our business to you. Childrens Help Foundation is hiring for individuals for the opening of Donations processing/CSR. Childrens Help Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organisation who helps children and youth in different states. That is why we need individual who will help our company to take care of local donations. All you need is just have good organizational skills; U.S.A citizenship or work permission; full legal age; internet access; no criminal records and wish to help people. It is well-paid part-time vacancy.To get more details about this openinig from Childrens Help Foundation, please email us back to linda.thomas@childrenshelpfoundationmailm.com .Hope to hear from you soon! Linda Thomas, HR Manager, Childrens Help Foundation."
—Guest Jeanny

Office Manager Scam (central NJ)

Scam email: "Thank you for sending your resume, Your interest about the job has been received.I am sending you this job offer because it might seem a little different from the posting placed however it is due to the need for an urgent replacement for my Personal Assistant. I really need someone urgently to take up the position as my personal assistant and also help me with shipping, mailing and general errands. My name is Mr. stephen Harney,51 and Mr Chang Wu use to be my personal assistant and he just travelled back to his country (China) on an emergency. I would have loved to meet up with you to talk about this job, but I am currently away on business trip. I am currently in Australia so there will be no interview, till I get back to the USA in May, then we can meet and talk more about the future of the job. I am looking for someone who can handle my personal and business errands at his/her spare time. Someone who can offer the services listed on the advert on craigslis..."
—Guest Catherine

Employmed Success

Scam email: "Thanks for your recent application for a position at Employed Success.Before processing your application further, you are required to finish an Online Application. This has to be completed within the next one week in order for your submission to be considered for roles with Employed Success.To begin the process -- Follow link Career77 . com - Select "Begin Screening". Warning - This Application page is only valid for seven days. Then the Application page will stop Employeding. Your application with Employed Success won't be considered further until the Online Assessment has been completed. IMPORTANT INFORMATION:- You must finish the Internal Application in one session - allow about 2 minutes for completion.- Please be aware that we recently added an additional step to the application. Had you completed the Online Assessment lately you will still be required to finish this latest step prior to be considered further for the Employed Success Recruitment process..."
—Guest zehit

Artinc@frontholdings.com

This is a scam. "Barry Moore" sent me a check worth of big amount. He left a number to reach him but he is never reacheable. Thank god I researched "Barry Moore".
—Guest Wise04

I Got the Same Employed Success Scam

I'm so glad I googled and found out this was a scam. Thanks guys!
—Guest Stefanie

What? Career77.com?

lupeemanriquez@aol.com "Thanks for your previous submission for a position with Employed Success. Before processing your application further, you are required to finish an Internal Application. This must be completed before 1 week to ensure your application to get consideration for positions with Employed Success...."
—Guest ME TOO!!

What? Career 77.com Scam

My instincts were right on! My brain said SCAM!!!!!!!!!!!!!
—Guest ME TOO!!!

EMPLOYED SUCCESS

May 12, 2012 4:01 AM --From: "octaviavneil@aol.com" : ____@yahoo.com "Dear Robert Thanks for your previous submission for a role at Employed Success. Before processing your submission further, you are required to finish an Online Assessment. This has to be finished before 7 days in order for your submission to get consideration for roles with Employed Success. To begin the process - Follow link Career77 . com - Click "Start Screening" Please note - This Assessment invitation is available only for 1 week. Then the Application page will no longer appear. Your application with Employed Success will not be given consideration before the Internal Application has been completed. IMPORTANT INFORMATION: - You must finish the Internal Application in one session - allow about two minutes for completion. - Also be aware that there is now an extra component to the assessment..."
—Guest Been Scammed

jacobevaldez@aol.com is a Scammer

jacobevaldez@aol.com --"Thanks for your recent application for a position with Employed Success.To progress your application further, you must complete an Online Assessment. This must be completed before one week to ensure your application to be considered for roles with Employed Success. To begin the process -- Follow link Career77 . com - Click on the "Start Screening" button. Please note - This Assessment page is only valid for seven days. Then the Assessment page will stop Employeding. The application with Employed Success will not be considered further until the Online Assessment is complete. IMPORTANT INFORMATION:- You must finish the Internal Application in one sitting - allow about two mins to finish. - Please be aware that we recently added an extra component to the application. Had you finished the Internal Application lately you will still be needed to finish this new component prior to be considered further for the Employed Success Recruitment process."
—Guest Alisyn 5-11-2012

leishafolkswo@aol.com

"Thank you for your previous application for a position with Employed Success. To progress your application further, you are required to finish an Online Application. This must be finished before 1 week in order for your application to get consideration for positions in Employed Success.To commence the application - - Log in at Career77 . com - Click "Begin Screening" button Please note - This Assessment page is available only for 1 week. After this point the Application link will stop Employeding. Your application with Employed Success won't be considered further until the Online Application has been completed. CRITICAL INFO: - You must complete the Internal Application in 1 sitting - allow approximately 2 mins for completion - Please be aware that there is now an extra component to the assessment. If you have finished the Online Assessment lately you are still required to complete this new component before to be considered further in the Employed Success ..."
—Guest Agron

Emlpoyed Success Job Scam

Internal Application, Career77 . com,"Start Screening",This Application page is only valid for 7 days, CRITICAL INFO:- You must complete the Online Application in one sitting - allow approximately 2 minutes to finish. - Please be aware that there is now an additional step to the assessment. Had you completed the Online Application recently you are still needed to finish this new step before to be selected for the Employed Success Recruitment procedure. Best Regards, Employed Success
—Guest Andrzej

Sent to My Personal Email

from: francewalbuquerque@aol.com on May 11, 2012 @ 8:34am (central time)"Please note - This Application invitation is available only for seven [7] days. After this point the Assessment page will stop Employeding. The application with Employed Success cannot be given consideration until the Internal Application is complete." -- "employeding" is not a word.
—Guest Allison

Is Employed Success Scamming EVERYONE?

"Thank you for your recent submission for a role with Employed Success. To progress your submission further, you must finish an Online Application. This must be completed before seven days in order for your submission to be considered for roles with Employed Success. To begin the application - - Log in at Career77 . com - Select "Start Screening" button Please note - This Application invitation is only valid for 1 week. Then the Assessment page will no longer appear. Your application with Employed Success will not be given consideration until the Online Assessment is complete. CRITICAL INFO: - You must finish the Online Application in 1 session - allow about two minutes to finish. - Please know that we recently added an extra component to the application. Had you finished the Online Application recently you are still required to finish this latest component prior to being considered further for the Employed Success Recruitment procedure. Regards, Employed Success
—Guest Anonymous Guest

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