Category: Scams

  • Fake Job Scam: “Willoughby Industries, Inc.”

    Fake Job Scam: “Willoughby Industries, Inc.”

    First email received on November 22, 2023 at 7:55 AM PST from “larry larry <>”: Hi there, I’m happy to let you know that you’ve been selected as part of the few finalists for the Associate Designer position you applied for via LinkedIn. If you’re still interested, kindly reply with a “Yes.” RegardsAdmin ManagerWilloughby Industries, Inc.…

  • LinkedIn “Exquisite Software” Job Scam

    LinkedIn “Exquisite Software” Job Scam

    I hope this correspondence finds you in good health. Exquisite Software would like to extend our gratitude for your application for the Remote Junior Graphic Designer position through LinkedIn. Your impressive credentials and experience have caught our attention, and we would like to invite you for an interview.

  • LinkedIn Job Scam Offer Letter

    LinkedIn Job Scam Offer Letter

    We are pleased to extend to you an offer of employment as a remote Graphic Designer with our firm. We look forward to a long and mutually rewarding relationship should you decide to accept. If you do, your starting monthly salary will be $3,600. Any overtime will be paid at the rate of 1 1/2…

  • WhatsApp Recruitment Scam

    WhatsApp Recruitment Scam

    Our jobs have different benefits and requirements: This job is available part-time and full-time, helping to optimize data and ratings for major hotels around the world Flexible working hours Training will be provided Age 22-69 years old Can be done without affecting current work No training restrictions, no agency fees (no training fees)

  • LinkedIn Email Job Scam Continues

    LinkedIn Email Job Scam Continues

    You have passed the test/assessment interview. The team believes you match the job position and have agreed to hire you immediately. As you know, this is a remote position which requires that you undergo more training/orientation so you can perform at full capacity for the company. The HR team will contact you with an employment…

  • LinkedIn Job Scam Email Follow-Up

    LinkedIn Job Scam Email Follow-Up

    Please complete the attached interview/test questions and send them back to me. You will be contacted with further details as regards the position.

  • LinkedIn Job Scam Email

    LinkedIn Job Scam Email

    We received your application for the position of a remote Graphic Designer at Adept Force Group, Inc on Linkedin. Your resume has been reviewed and you are being considered a potential Candidate for the position. This position is a remote position and is quite flexible. There will be a Test/Assessment interview to determine your compatibility…

  • Cenence LinkedIn Job Scam October 2023

    Cenence LinkedIn Job Scam October 2023

    This presumed job scam is brand new as of today, October 25, 2023, posted on LinkedIn. Red flags abound as you start reading the posting.

  • Airport Storage Scam

    Airport Storage Scam

    This Airport Storage Scam is a variation on the Nigerian Prince Scam that I received at 10:20am on October 21, 2023.

  • Nigerian Prince Scam 2023

    Nigerian Prince Scam 2023

    This Nigerian Prince Scam arrived in my Inbox on September 22, 2023 from “Mr Michael Williams” addressed to “My good friend” (!)