Is this a scam email?
I received this mail today after doing a jobsearch last night: I represent the Company specializing in Information Technology. We perform a variety of functions that range from installing applications to designing complex computer networks and information databases. A few of the duties that Information Technology professionals perform may include data management, engineering computer hardware, as well as management and administration of entire systems. Information technology is starting to spread further than the conventional personal computer and network technologies, and more into integrations of other technologies such as the use of cell phones, televisions, automobiles, and more, which is increasing the demand for such jobs. This letter confirms our employment offer to you as a part time FSO. This offer is subjected to the following: • Work schedule: - Mon - Fri, from 9 AM - 11 AM. • Job Requirements: - High School graduate or equivalent - Computer skills including internet, e-mail, word processing - A stable work history - You must be a self-starter and able to complete tasks with minimal supervision - All applicants will be required to complete a background check - Free training provided, so experience is not required - NOT A SALES OR MLM MARKETING POSITION • Your salary shall be 1,500 GBP per month and is subjected to taxes deductions and other withholding deductions as required by law. • In accepting our employment offer and until you sign the formal job contract, you certify that your employment has not entered into a contractual status. Contact us at email@example.com. I'm sorry, due to spam problem we have to use a g-mail address, company e-mail address will be revealed to you after your reply. Thanks, Hiring Coordinator Kyle IS THIS A SCAM? I replied to them asking for their contact number and address.
Asked By: Sema - 11/2/2012
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It is a scam and I get about 50 of them per day and it works out that they want your bank details to pay money into your account each month and you transfer it to them and get a percentage but it is something to do with money laundering. They offered me 2000 GBP per month for working 2 hours per day? If only? Reply to... More
Answered By: jackie m - 11/2/2012
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It sounds like it, given they have a gmail address instead of a company email. I would not give them any personal information until you are able to verify who precisely they are.
Answered By: Jesse Pinkman - 11/2/2012
There's no " Contact Number " , so it's fake
Answered By: Dark Sz - 11/2/2012
Any information technology company would obviously have their own corporate domain and would never be using a free @gmail account... More
Answered By: Kittysue - 11/2/2012
did you apply for that job or any other jobs, if not then it's pretty obvious, isn't it??
Answered By: Damian - 11/2/2012
Yep...Probably this is a spam
Answered By: Karthick - 11/2/2012
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