Job seekers can be stressed, desperate, eager, and excited all at the same time. Having a mix of emotions can be distracting, which makes job seekers susceptible to thieves who are waiting to take advantage of them. If you or someone you know is looking for a job, they need to be on alert for scams.
Would you know if an email in your inbox is from a legitimate company or if it were a hoax? There are a number of new scams thieves are using to either get your personal information or trick you into downloading malicious software. Use the following tips to prevent email scams or fraud: