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Your application was successful. Your name has been shortlisted for the Online Receptionist/Data Entry Clerk. The Quality of your resume was highly considered by the board before you were selected. Your appointment letter would be included in the equipments coming to you. Kindly note that the need to fill up this positions are urgent in order to get our unprocessed logs of client's data completed. There would be a One week extensive training after you must have received the equipments needed for the duty from the company's warehouse. All cost for software and shipping the equipment to you is covered by the company. Kindly read and answer the following payroll questions below. PAYROLL ROUTINE - ONLINE WORKING SCHEDULES - FUNDS SOFTWARE & SHIPPING EQUIPMENTS Working from home with the company's provided (Notebook & Software) is a broad expatiation's of how the online duty is performed working from home. You are required to use the equipments because there is a wide range of software installed on the system to protect data, ease duty, also enhance speed and accuracy of duty online due to the level of security of company's client details. The Company's equipment that would be shipped to you have been authorized to be shipped out and ownership confirmed to you. There are no extra charges nor extra taxes taken out for the equipments. There are several projects that might be given to you to handle in the midst of performing your online also. Your payroll is ( $23.50 per hour / 40 hours Max Weekly ) There are utility funds that are provided to staffs working online on a monthly basis, these funds helps staffs with their Minor needs and bills that are involved in the process of performing your duties online ( E.g Transportation, minor needs, Health, stationary e.t.c ) The company's website for the Home Business Unit is under a URL change and it involves a very high re-organizational process that involves bringing all our online staffs to log-on on the same Network Online with their staff ID. That way as soon as the website is launched within the next 10 business days then each online staffs can have a log on ID/Password to get access to their duties online while still communicating with their supervisors. That way everyone can be logged into the companies data base. You would be working under supervisors that are connected to our Regional Data Station-Centers Online. There are some pre-installed Business Software on the Laptop coming to you, features also calculate the number of hours you have worked daily and relate it via the internet to your supervisor online who in turn updates your payroll folder on a daily basis. A summary of your total working hours is made weekly/ bi weekly to reimburse your Payroll. ******************************************************************************* PAYROLL ROUTINE QUESTIONS ******************************************************************************* Please provide answers to the following schedule so we could update your folder on the administrative desk. 1. How many hours are you willing to Work per day? 2. What time range? ( Morning Section 8am-12noon or Afternoon section 3pm-6pm ) If you wish to work more than 5 Hours per Day, then we would need to speak with you. 3. Payroll Interval? ( Weekly or Bi-weekly ) 4. Payroll Method ? ( Check Only) Answer the Questions below the email in RED. ****************************** ****************************************************** EQUIPMENTS / TEST OF TRUST ************************************************************************************ We have shipping agents that have been entrusted with these equipment would be shipping the equipment to you from our ware house after installation of the required programs for Data Entry duties on the laptop. The equipment is necessary because unlike your regular computer, the company has taken extra precautions to make the laptop, Hacker prove, Virus Resistant, Anti-spy protected and all other company data and information being passed while working between you and the supervisor is fully secured. This Test of Duty/Trust is used by the company to ascertain the level of trust worthiness the company can place in its new staffs. You would be provided with funds in form of check to purchase the required software for your data entry duties and also use the remaining funds left from the money orders to cover the cost of shipment of your equipment to your location. The Items contained in the 56LBS Box contains: * HP Notebook Pentium D Duo Processor 1800 mGHZ, 120 Gig HDD, 1G Internal Memory.* All in One Printer, Scanner, Fax and Photocopier Machine. * Microsoft Office and Microsoft Operating Systems ( Service Packs 2 ) * Mini-Office Stationary then they said it was a test of duty. and the emailed continued with asking for email, name, city, state, and address. they provided a phone number too Thank you guys so much this guy even sent me a tracking number with the check i thought it was real. It should be delivered today but i wont cash it of course what is the best thing to do you guys? show my bank the check and let them know i am a victim of a scam, forget the situation, or contact some kind from of U.S fraudulent agent? i dont want these guys getting a way with this i was so close to cashing this check and believing everything i would of been in jail and my life would have been over with, thank you guys very much we need to stop these people this is wrong.

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Answered By: Buffy Staffordshire - 11/27/2011
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Answered By: Wayne Z - 11/27/2011
Hell yes it is a scam: bad grammar/spelling/style. 50k/year for home work without interview/meeting employer doesn't that sound a little bit to good to be true?
Answered By: Erik - 11/27/2011
This is 100% a SCAM and one of the most common employment scams on Craigslist Delete it and report the ad to Craigslist so they can remove it ASAP
Answered By: Kittysue - 11/28/2011
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