New Twist on Old Scam: Con Artists Send Job Offers Via Text Messages — WHNT.com

Employment scams are nothing new, but they still plague job seekers. In 2018, employment scams were the riskiest, according to the BBB Scam Tracker Risk Report (BBB.org/RiskReport). As technology changes, so do scammers’ tactics. In this new twist on a long-time scam, con artists use text messages and Google Hangouts to convince people to hand over money…

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